Welcome to the documentation of the VILLASframework.
VILLASframework is a toolkit for local and geographically distributed real-time co-simulation (GD-RTS).
For starters we recommend to read the installation guide!
VILLASframework consists of several components:
The source code of all open source components is available over the RWTH GitLab.
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VILLASnode, VILLASfpga, VILLAScontroller and VILLASweb are released as open source software under the GPLv3 license.
VILLASdataprocessing is released as open source software under the Apache 2.0 license.
Other licensing options available upon request. Please contact Prof. Antonello Monti for further details.
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Steffen Vogel is coordinating development of VILLASframework and its application in project at ACS.
Funding is provided by the following research projects:
- RESERVE: European Unions Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 727481.
- VILLAS: Funding provided by JARA-ENERGY. Jülich-Aachen Research Alliance (JARA) is an initiative of RWTH Aachen University and Forschungszentrum Jülich.
- Urban Energy Lab 4.0: Funding is provided by the European Regional Development Fund (EFRE).