GNS3 is a powerful network emulation toolset. It’s hidden capabilities are what give it an edge over just mocking up a small topology. With the use of the cloud asset, GNS3 can connect to outside networks using the host which you are running it on. In this video, configuration of the GNS3 cloud to connect to a Windows box is covered. This video is a prelude to the Netflow video where we use that connection to push flow data off the Cisco device.