Gambit Releases MIMIC Simulator 9.10
MIMIC now includes support for OpenSolaris



Nashua, NH – October 22, 2008 Gambit Communications, the leading network and SNMP simulation tools provider announced the release of MIMIC® Simulator version 9.10.

MIMIC supports SNMPv1, v2, v2c and v3, IPv6, IPMI, DHCP, TFTP and ToD, Cisco IOS, TL1 and Cable Modem Simulation capabilities.

MIMIC 9.10 new features include:

  • Support for OpenSolaris platform - MIMIC is already supported on Solaris 2.6 to Solaris 10. Now it is also supported on OpenSolaris.
  • Improved Perl interface - it is now 50-100% faster. If you are using Perl scripts, with this upgrade it will run faster without changing anything.
  • New Python API - now you can control MIMIC with Python, along with C++, Tcl, Java, and Perl.
  • Additional enhancements related to the performance.
  • More pre-compiled MIBs in the MIB library.
  • More devices in the device library.
  • Simultaneously with the MIMIC 9.10 release we have released MIMIC Virtual Lab CCNA 4.10.

    About MIMIC

    MIMIC provides an inexpensive way for enterprises, device vendors, management software developers and outsourcers to evaluate, test, demo, develop, train and certify management applications without purchasing equipment and maintaining labs for those functions. MIMIC has the ability to simulate up to 20,000 devices from one workstation. MIMIC simulations can be distributed over multiple platforms for enterprise simulation testing of even larger environments. MIMIC includes user-friendly wizards for importing new MIBs, recording large networks, creating device simulations and network topologies, and provides full support for SNMP(v1, v2, v3), IPv6, IPMI, DHCP, TFTP, RMON(1, 2) as well as Telnet/Cisco IOS.


    About Gambit Communications, Inc.

    Founded in 1995, Gambit Communications is a leader in network and SNMP simulation tools that enhance the productivity of management software developers and enterprise users while lowering their costs. MIMIC Simulator is a modular family of simulators used by leading networking vendors for use in applications from development and testing to operator training and disaster simulations. Gambit Communications’ portfolio of over 500 customers includes: JP Morgan, VISA, Shell, US Army, US Air Force, IBM, HP, CA, Cisco, Intel, AT&T, MCI, Nortel, Alcatel-Lucent, Marconi, BMC, InfoVista, and Ericsson. For more information on Gambit and MIMIC, please visit


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