COOJA and Testbed Federation/TWIST growing together

Two COOJA plugins and manuals have been published to integrate the TWIST testbed in COOJA and to take checkpoints and perform rollbacks both in TWIST and COOJA.

Call for Papers: CONET/UBICITEC 2013

The 4th International Workshop on Networks of Cooperating Objects for Smart Cities 2013 (CONET/UBICITEC 2013), colocated with CPSWeek 2013, accepts submissions until January 28th, 2013.

Newsletter issue #19

The 19th CONET newsletter has been published. You can read on Virtual Organizations for Multi-Model Based Embedded Systems and on the UvA Bird Tracking System.


Testbed NameIoT@SAP
Operational StatusPlanning phase
Contact Person NameStamatis Karnouskos
Contact Person E-mailstamatis.karnouskos AT
Technology FocusWireless Sensor Networks, SmartMeters, RFID, IP devices
Deployment ScenarioIndoor partitioned space (e.g.: office space)
Deployment Pattern Uniform 2D (e.g.: regular lattice ceiling deployment on a single floor in a building)
Mobility SupportFixed nodes
Total Number of Supported Nodes10
Horizontal Node Spacing
Vertical Node Spacing
Variability of Supported SUT PlatformsMultiple - heterogeneous SUT
Primary SUT PlatformSunSPOT
Number of Nodes from the Primary SUT Platform6
Additional SUT PlatformRFID, SmartMeters
Number of Nodes from the Additional SUT Platform
SUT SensorsTemperature, Visible light
SUT ActuatorsLED
Power Supply of SUT NodesBattery, Power over USB
Control/Monitoring Plane SeparationIn-band (control/monitoring plane and SUT data share the same medium/channel)
Control/Monitoring Plane Communication Technologies802.15.4, WLAN, Ethernet
Control/Monitoring Plane ArchitectureFlat and centralized (direct connection to a single main "controlling" entity/server)
Control/Monitoring Plane Gateway PlatformsLaptop PC
Job Execution ModelInteractive (direct user control over the job execution process)
Job ConcurrencyNo concurrency (single job in a given time slot)
Job Registration and Scheduling InterfaceNo job registration and scheduling
Authentication and Authorization ArchitectureNo authentication and authorization
Job Control InterfaceCustom web services
SUT Node Control ServicesResetting
SUT Data Access
SUT Data Persistence
Time Stamping Services
Integration with Simulators and EmulatorsIntegration of simulated nodes in the testbed run (e.g.: emulation of interaction between real and simulated nodes)
Remote Use PolicyNo remote access