Nodes in the CONFINE testbed are part of community networks but can have extra resources to facilitate experimentation.
In the process of selection of our nodes we have considered:
According to our node architecture, for the first generation of the testbed we are deploying nodes that include three devices: community, research and recovery
The research device is based on either an Alix board (low specs) or an Atom-based board (Commell LE-575X for higher specs). This list contains the components used in the UPC testbed nodes.
unfortunetely the commell gets too hot when mounted inside of typical outdoor boxes, details