Author Brandon Carroll, a long time Mac user discusses his top ten apps in this article hosted on Tech Republic. Carroll says the appealing part of using Macs is closely related to the quality and usefulness of applications available to people who use a Mac in the Cisco World.
“It’s a no-brainer that Wireshark makes my list. I’ve used Wireshark since back in the ‘Ethereal’ days and I can’t go without it. If you are doing something like Flexible Packet Matching [FPM] on a Router or even configuring the Modular Policy Framework [MPF] on an ASA, Wireshark is your best friend. If you don’t have it, what are you using currently?”