German-Lab Experimental Facility

  • Dennis Schwerdel
  • Daniel Günther
  • Robert Henjes
  • Bernd Reuther
  • Paul Müller
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6369)


The G-Lab project aims to investigate concepts and technologies for future networks in a practical manner. Thus G-Lab consists of two major fields of activities: research studies of future network components and the design and setup of experimental facilities. Both is controlled by the same community to ensure, that the experimental facility fits to the demand of researchers. Researchers gain access to virtualized resources or may gain exclusive access to resource if necessary. We present the current setup of the experimental facility, describing the available hardware, management of the platform, the utilization of the Planet-Lab software and the user management.


Virtual Machine Experimental Facility Normal Node Head Node Management Interface 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dennis Schwerdel
    • 1
  • Daniel Günther
    • 1
  • Robert Henjes
    • 2
  • Bernd Reuther
    • 1
  • Paul Müller
    • 1
  1. 1.Integrated Communication Systems LabUniversity of KaiserslauternGermany
  2. 2.Institute of Computer ScienceUniversity of WürzburgGermany

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