GEC23 Tutorial: Monitoring and Controlling Experiments with GENI Desktop Scripts and Modules


Tuesday 3.30-5.00pm

Session Leaders

James Griffioen, University of Kentucky
Hussam Nasir, University of Kentucky
Charles Carpenter, University of Kentucky

Tutorial Instructors

James Griffioen
U. of Kentucky
Charles Carpenter
U. of Kentucky
Hussamuddin Nasir
U. of Kentucky


Use the GENIDesktop to instrument, measure, and visualize a real GENI experiment. Explore intermediate and advanced features of GENI Desktop.

This tutorial will take you through the steps of initializing and instrumentizing a GENI slice to enable basic passive measurement gathering using both the GUI and the new recently added Command Line Interface. This tutorial will utilize the following tools: GENIDesktop, GENIPortal and Jacks

This tutorial will focus on recent features added since the last GENI Desktop tutorial.


Beginner to Advanced.

Of interest to people wanting:

  • to instrument their experiments


The following background will be helpful for this tutorial:

  • A basic understanding of GENI concepts such as those covered on Day 1 (Monday) talk prior to this tutorial

Please Arrive With:

  1. Laptop
  2. A GENI Experimenter Portal account.


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