DePaul CDM offers extensive specialized Lab facilities to security and networking students.

CDM Networking and Security Lab (CDM 348)

Standard POD setup. With 4 ASA Firewalls, 4 Cisco Switches, a Meraki firewall, and 7 Cisco Routers. All are connected to a management station via a terminal server.

Students working on labs

Advanced POD

CDM LAN Lab (CDM 658) 

CDM also offers remote access to physical lab facilities (DL PODs) via  Cisco AnyConnect VPN.


The following Zip file presents examples of lab exercises assigned to students: sample