Deploy NEST Desktop with NRP

Neuro Robotics Plattform

The Insite system can be served as a backend for NEST Desktop. It allows to visualize activity of the live simulation.

How to setup NEST Desktop and NRP

First, download the configuration file of Docker Compose from GitHub:


Then start all services (nest-desktop, insite-nest-module, insite-access-module, nrp-backend and nrp-frontend):

docker-compose up

It takes a few minutes to pull all five docker images and start all containers.

See also

  • Be sure that NEST Desktop runs two backends: NEST Simulator and Insite Access Node. For more information, please read

Simulate with Insite. - For the usage, please read Use NEST Destkop with NRP.