Test Beds

The center manages the following testbeds for researchers:

Mass Net Zero Data Center

An experimental, solar-powered, microdata center that is located in Massachusetts Green High-Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC). The testbed will be used to enable realistic use cases to investigate sustainable green data centers. 

Smart Building Testbeds

The center maintains research testbeds on smart buildings and smart campus. For more information, click here.


Our project includes a large number of wearable devices to conduct users studies and support smart health research. The center collaborates with IALS for testbed development. For more information, click here

Data Sets

The center maintains the following datasets for research purposes:

  • Smart* Repository – Energy consumption data collected from real-homes to enable research on smart homes for sustainability