How is the data collected through M-Lab tests used?

Since all data collected through M-Lab tests is released into the public under a Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication (CC0 1.0) license, everyone is free to use M-Lab data for any purpose, without needing to seek prior permission from M-Lab. M-Lab cannot assert control over third parties’ use of the published data.

We encourage the use of M-Lab data for research and other projects, illustrative examples of which are detailed on our publications page or the community tools page.