What is a Practice Lab?
Boost eLearning partnered with Practice Labs to provide their flagship product, Practice Lab, to our users.
A Practice Lab is a pre-configured real hardware environment, hosted in the cloud with accompanying lab guides for fast, convenient access to gain hands on experience.
Why should you use a Practice Lab?
In today’s world of complex IT systems and technologies it is essential that IT professionals and those new to IT are able to demonstrate how to use and understand vendor products and software. Using our Practice Labs you can develop your practical IT skills in a safe working environment without the need to invest in your own hardware and software. With the ease and convenience of the Internet we provide you access to real equipment that brings theory to life and gives you a greater depth of technology understanding. You are also provided with our integrated lab guides which walk you through a variety of topics. These guides will help in your understanding of specific exam objectives or provide guidance on how to carry out a real world scenarios. With hundreds of topics to choose from we have a solution to meet your skills development objectives.
Practice Labs for CompTIA
With our Practice Labs for CompTIA we cover a range of certification titles. These include the A+, Network+ and Security+. The platform offers those new to IT, or looking to gain a certification an opportunity to work LDNWAN1 with industry standard technologies in order to develop deeper understanding of key subject matter. The associated lab guides cover exam and real world scenarios for each of these certifications, all carried out on real equipment.
220-802CompTIA A + Support Skills
LX0-101 and LX0-102CompTIA Linux+ Support Skills
Practice Labs for VMWare
With our Practice Labs for VMware we cover a range virtualization applications and techniques.
These include managing virtual networking, managing virtual machines and managing cluster configurations. The associated lab guides cover exam and real world scenarios all carried out on real equipment that you can use without worrying about mistakes.
VCP550VMware Certified Professional 5 – Data Center Virtualization
VCPC550VMware Certified Professional – Cloud
VCP510VMware Certified Professional Desktop
VCP510VMware Certified Professional vSphere 5
Practice Labs for Cisco
With our Practice Labs for Cisco we cover topics for ICND (1 & 2), CCNA Routing and Switching, CCNA Security and the more advanced topics of the CCNP exams (Routing, Switching and Troubleshooting) all using real Cisco equipment. The associated lab guides cover exam and real world scenarios for each of these technologies which are carried out on real equipment.
Cisco Certified Network Associate
Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1
Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 2
Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE v2.0)
Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCH v2.0)
Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Networks (TSHOOT v2.0)
Implementing Cisco IOS Network Security
Practice Labs for Microsoft
Our hosted Microsoft platform is configured to imitate real world configurations by providing sufficient hardware not only to carry out tasks but also test the impact of those changes. From the browser you gain administrative access to the desktop of each server giving you complete control to carry out either your own configurations, or follow the lab guides to configure specific technologies that are required for the relevant Microsoft exams.
Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012
Administering Windows Server 2012
Implementing a Desktop Infrastructure
Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases
Core Solutions of SharePoint Server 2013
Core Solutions of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Configuring Windows 8.1