According to the At-A-Glance you do NOT need SMARTNet for downloads. If you go and download the software it does require you to login so you will need to create a CCO account (which is free and can be started at http://tools.cisco.com/RPF/register/register.do)
For downloading IOS and other stuff from cisco site check your contract with cisco for your network for commercial purpose.All downloading stuff genrally relates with contarct purchased with cisco for that customer.
We are pleased to announce availability of Beta software for 16.6.3.
16.6.3 will be the second rebuild on the 16.6 release train targeted
towards Catalyst 9500/9400/9300/3850/3650 switching platforms. We are
looking for early feedback from customers befor...
Introduction Featured Speakers Luis Espejel is the Telecommunications
Manager of IENova, an Oil & Gas company. Currently he works with Cisco
IOS® and Cisco IOS XE platforms, and NX to some extent. He has also
worked as a Senior Engineer with the Routing P...
In this session you can learn more about Layer 3 multicast and the best
practices to identify possible threats and take security measures. It
provides an overview of basic multicast, the best security practices for
use of this technology, and recommendati...