EVE - The Emulated Virtual Environment for Network, Security and DevOps professionals

 IMPORTANT Announcement!

DO NOT upgrade Your EVE Ubuntu release to version LTS 18.04.1!

Don't run "apt release-upgrade" !


The year 2019 Major release, EVE Professional Edition: 2.0.6 - 8 

(18 of October, 2019)

To Update and Upgrade your EVE-NG Professional to the newest version,

please follow the steps in the Upgrade section (reboot required)

Release 2.0.6-8 notes:

New Features / Improvements

- CPU utilization improvement, Less CPU use for more Qemu nodes
- Added Qemu 4.1, support for new vendor images
- Improved Windows hosts templates to support multi CPU usage Qemu 2.12.0
- New icons for images, Servers, Velocloud, Versa Networks, NSX
- Serial link capture, capture frame choose option, Ethernet, HDLC, FR, PPP
- Serial/Ethernet Link suspend/resume feature  (link state) for Qemu, IOL and dockers
- RDP user/password support for resize/autologin
- Hide un-used images on the nodes list
- User resource limitation Quota GUI (editor and User roles, corporate edition)
- Proxy settings GUI based
- Radius settings GUI Based
- EVE HDD critical available space alert GUI based
- EVE Pro cookbook update
- WEB browser cookies remembering user last settings on EVE WEB console, by default it is html5 console
- Secured area EVE offline dockers repository (offline EVE)
- User role is able to change link quality without saving (apply only)
- Lab topology dark mode
- User activity status (green/red) Green user is active and using EVE. Green status will be shown till EVE logging session expires after 1 hour.
- Wireshark 3.0

BUG fixes

- Dockers online install fix
- Dockers wipe fix (wipe node, didn’t stop the Docker)
- Docker server disabled DHCP server bug
- Update fix for IPv6 (disabled IPv6 stack on eve host)
- Wipe the lab fix
- Delete the lab fix, delete fron DB and from EVE
- Log size wrapper.txt bumping fix
- Qemu nodes shutdown fix


EVE Professional Cook Book Latest (Update 18 October, 2019)

Updated Sections:

3.5.1, 3.5.2 and 3.5.3 GUI Proxy settings
6.1.2, 6.2.3 6.3.3. Wireshark
6.2.5 HTML5 RDP console with username/password User management and quota
7.4.1 System management, Radius, proxy, HDD limits, Nodes hide menu defaults Nodes list node function
9.1.7 Suspend or resume link connection
11.5.6 Task with Offline PDF Workbook upload
11.5.7 Task with Online document
12.2, 12.3  Wireshark new style
14.1.11 Docker delete and purge
15.2.1 HDD space alert
16.1, 16.1.1 Radius Server settings
17.3 Custom templates creation new way yml
17.4 hide unused nodes new way


!!! Important !!!

Do not launch update from terminal inside HTML5 Desktop or from EVE-Desktop Docker

All Dockers will be stopped, wiped and rebuilt.


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EVE-NG Professional Edition:

EVE-NG PRO platform is ready for today's IT-world requirements. It allows enterprises, e-learning providers/centers, individuals and group collaborators to create virtual proof of concepts, solutions and training environments.

EVE-NG PRO is the first clientless multivendor network emulation software that empowers network and security professionals with huge opportunities in the networking world. Clientless management options will allow EVE-NG PRO to be as the best choice for Enterprise engineers without influence of corporate security policies as it can be run in a completely isolated environment.

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EVE-NG-PRO Emulation Software

The brand new structure is created with many updated features and improvements.

  • Dynamic console porting, no limits, fixing issues for multi user consoling, Telnet porting choose is random
  • Hot links, interconnection running nodes, ports immediately response, shut no shut, Ethernet only
  • 1024 nodes support per lab
  • Docker containers support
  • HTML desktop console to EVE management, clientless EVE management
  • Closing feature of running lab placing it to running folder, option run more than one lab simultaneously
  • Import/export configs for eve lab to/from local PC
  • Multiuser support, Administrator role only
  • EVE User account access time limitation
  • NAT cloud, integrated NAT option with DHCP on the EVE
  • Integrated Wireshark capture using docker, ethernet only
  • Multi configurations for single lab
  • Lab design features, links and objects
  • Custom template for own node deployment
  • Lab timer for self-training
  • EVE Labs control management
  • Information display of running labs and nodes per user. Admin control of processes
  • Link quality bandwidth, delay, jitter and loss set feature
  • Google Cloud EVE PRO support

Upcoming features in EVE-NG PRO:

  • Current version display and the newest available
  • Fix permissions button on web
  • New lab design options
  • Lab search option
  • Live lab resource widget, CPU, RAM
  • Lab timer, countdown improvement


  • EVE-NG Clustering





Why choose EVE-NG:

  • Learning

    • With EVE, you will be able to train yourself including Cisco, Juniper and also lot of other vendors like CheckPoint, PaloAlto, F5 and many more.

  • Design

    • With EVE, you are able to construct the network, accordingly requirements  and plan the right design to validate solutions

  • Efficiency 

    • With EVE, With no risk you can easily and quickly reproduce and improve your real architecture in safe environment without risk to touch your real network

  • Flexibility

    • With EVE, you are able to confirm multivendor interaction. This flexibility means freedom of choice in key decision


Some Features:


  • KVM HW accelaration
  • Topology designer "click and play"
  • Import/export configuration
  • Labs xml file format
  • Picture import and maps "click and play"
  • Custom Kernel support for L2 protocols
  • Memory optimization ( UKSM )
  • CPU Watchdog
  • Full HTML5 User Interface
  • Ability to use without additionnals tools
  • Multiuser
  • Interaction with real network fully supported
  • simultaneous lab instances
  • Derivated  from Ubuntu LTS 16.04 server for long term support


EVE brings You the power You need to mastering your network within multivendor environment designing and testing.