AG Device Control

AGDeviceControl is a cross-platform extensible Python framework enabling the remote manipulation of typical Access Grid hardware resources.

AGDeviceControl allows, for example, a remote operator to switch-on projectors, position cameras and otherwise control any device configured into the system.

AGDeviceControl was first highlighted at the AG-Retreat 2005 and it’s assocated presentation can be found at


AGDeviceControl is no longer being developed, through the original developers were:

Darran Edmundson and Paul Warren

From - ANU Supercomputer Facility

The Australian National University


Please note that this code was developed and will most likely require modifications to work under AGTK 3!


A SVN dump can be downloaded from (12mb) and a tarball can be found at (25mb)