IoT-LAB Testbed Overview

The testbed should be accessed through the Web portal or using provided command-line tools (see figure below).

In addition, the testbed offers a hosted environment on SSH front-ends (one per IoT-LAB site), featuring pre-installed command-line tools, target architectures cross-compiler toolchains, experiments results, and access to devices serial ports.

Source code and technical documentation are available on

It is also possible to use a dedicated xubuntu virtual machine on our Linux/Mac/Windows workstation based on virtual-box (see documentation).