Testbed Overview

Welcome to

Urban ICT Arena’s open testbed, which aims to showcase both wired and wireless technologies and to serve as a platform for innovation. The testbed consists of several types of IT infrastructure supplied and operated by contributing partners, and which are openly accessible to Project Owners. Read more about becoming a Project Owner here.

3d map of testbed
(click on the image to go to the live 3d map)

Urban ICT Arena’s testbed features:
• Stokab’s dark fiber, which serves as the IT infrastructure base (around 15 access points in the Kista area – see figure) – to be used by all different types of projects
• S:t Erik Kommunikation’s WiFi and IP/Ethernet access – for projects targeting applications and solutions supporting the City of Stockholm and its departments
• Ericsson’s 5G POC network – for projects focusing on next generation radio applications
• Itrons 6LoWPAN mesh network – for projects exploring early adoption of IoT solutions
• Telia’s WiFi
• and more.

The testbed is

made available to Project Owners to create opportunities for innovation and progress. If you would like to be a part of this open and innovative ecosystem, go to http://www.urbanictarena.se/project-application-form/ and fill out your application today.

If you would like to start a project and use IT infrastructure, please contact the infrastructure provider of your choice to initiate contact, propose your project and reach an agreement.




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Article written by Petra Dalunde