[robocup-athome] External Computing Devices

Dirk Holz robodirk at gmail.com
Tue Jun 20 15:09:49 UTC 2017


Hi Anas,

In general, external computing is fine ... But you have to expect network
issues: robocup is just like a conference with 2000 participants, lots of
robots and standard infrastructure so network lag and connection loss are
not uncommon

On Jun 20, 2017 5:47 AM, "Anas Abou Allaban" <abouallaban.a at husky.neu.edu>
wrote:

> Hi All,
>
> I have been requested to ask this question by the TC.
> We are currently using two external computing devices for the HSR:
> 1. Google Cloud SDK
> 2. A custom workstation with Ubuntu 14.04
> My questions are:
> - Are these valid external computing devices that can be used in robocup?
> (Apparently yes)
> - What are some experiences with internet/cloud based services? Are they
> reliable or should we try to keep things as local as possible?
>
> Thanks!
> Anas
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