How to install openHAB and connect to a Z-wave device in QNAP Container Station

How to install openHAB and connect to a Z-wave device in QNAP Container Station

In this tutorial, you will learn how to install openHAB in QNAP Container Station and create a “Home automation” environment. There are two part of this tutorial: Basic installation Advanced installation – connect with a Z-wave device In Z-wave device, we take example by using “Aeotec Z-Stick Gen5”   Basic installation Create an “openHAB” container Open Container Station and click “Create” Search for “openHAB” Find the “openHAB” container and click “Install” Enter name for the container and click “Advanced Settings” In “Network”, configure the Port Forwarding setting In “Shared Folders”,…

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CAVEDU established the specifications of IoT classroom with QNAP

CAVEDU established the specifications of IoT classroom with QNAP

CAVEDU is a famous education team in maker community, which focuses on robot education and the research of development board. Therefore, those who are interested in maker would usually choose  their works as guidelines. The team member, Tseng Chi-Hung is a pioneer of domestic maker activities and IoT education. Besides, he is also prolific  and enthusiastic to share new technology. Here is the link of CAVEDU channel, which collecting lots of slide lectured by Tseng. He used to talk about the difficulties in establishing IoT classrooms: establishment of cloud platform:…

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QNAP Livecast to Invite 2018 Fishackathon Taiwan Winning Team to share the experience in this compitition

QNAP Livecast to Invite 2018 Fishackathon Taiwan Winning Team to share the experience in this compitition

Most people imagine that the Internet of Things is mostly confined to smart homes. However, its wide range of applications can be extended to the marine and fish conservation. For instance, Fishackathon, which was initiated by the U.S. Department of State, is dedicated to solving marine resource problems with technology. At 3pm on March 28, nearly one hour of live broadcasts by QNAP invited Lai Chien-Hung, who was the winners of Fishackathon, to share his experience in this competition. Before the competition, the organizer will list the major water resources…

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QNAP demonstrated the water monitoring system of 2018 Fishackathon in Dahu Park.

QNAP demonstrated the  water monitoring system of 2018 Fishackathon in Dahu Park.

In 2018 Fishackathon, QNAP cooperated with Lai Chien-Hung to organize the “Ocean Fox” team to participate this competition. With the monitoring system “Formosan salmon submarine sampling system”, they won the appraisal and the championship.This system not only create solutions to challenges facing the world’s oceans and fisheries, but also succeeded in attracting media attention of TVBS. Recently, team was invited by TVBS to demonstrate this system in Dahu Park. Tim, one of the team member, explained how QBoat Sunny work in this system. It can be regarded as a data…

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QNAP and Ocean Fox won the 2018 Fishackathon Championship!

QNAP and Ocean Fox won the 2018 Fishackathon Championship!

Fishackathon was first organized by the US Secretary’s Office of Global Partnerships in 2014, and it inspired the creation of digital solutions to address sustainable fisheries challenges.Overfishing and other serious problems harm marine environments and can devastate already-struggling, small-scale fishing marketplaces and communities, many of them in developing countries. Protections exist, but actual enforcement faces major obstacles.To combat this, Fishackathon brings together thousands of concerned designers, developers, and subject matter experts for a weekend to build practical tech solutions to endemic problems defined by the world’s most respected fisheries experts….

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How to Backup QIoT Suite Lite?

How to Backup QIoT Suite Lite?

In this tutorial, you will learn three methods for backing up QIoT Suite Lite: Only Node-RED backup IoT Application backup (includes dashboard, rules, things) System-wide backup(advanced)   1. Only Node-RED backup Open QIoT Suite Lite and go to Rules. Choose the Rule to backup. Click Menu > Export > Clipboard Choose the style to backup. Click “Export to clipboard“. Log into the NAS account you want to import the QIoT Application Go to the IoT Application and go to the Rule. Click Menu > Import > Clipboard. Attach the nodes you have copied. Click “Import“. 2. IoT Application…

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How to connect to QIoT Suite Lite using HTTP?

How to connect to QIoT Suite Lite using HTTP?

In this tutorial, you will learn how to connect to QIoT Suite Lite using HTTP. Refer to the following tutorial to learn how to connect different development boards to QioT Suite Lite: https://www.qnap.com/go/how-to/tutorial/qiot-suite-lite Refer to the following link to learn how to establish IoT Application and Things: https://www.qnap.com/go/how-to/tutorial/article/how-to-show-dht11-data-on-qiot-dashboard You can also consult the QNAP GitHub at https://github.com/qnap-dev/qnap-qiot-sdks Open IoT Applications to get HTTP settings Open your IoT Applications and go to your Things. Click the “Connect a Device” button. Choose “HTTP” and click “Next“. Click “Download JSON file“. The name of the file will be…

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How to connect to QIoT Suite Lite using HTTPS?

How to connect to QIoT Suite Lite using HTTPS?

In this tutorial, you will learn how to connect to QIoT Suite Lite using HTTPS. Refer to the following tutorial to learn how to connect different development boards to QioT Suite Lite: https://www.qnap.com/go/how-to/tutorial/qiot-suite-lite Refer to the following link to learn how to establish IoT Application and Things: https://www.qnap.com/go/how-to/tutorial/article/how-to-show-dht11-data-on-qiot-dashboard You can also consult the QNAP GitHub at https://github.com/qnap-dev/qnap-qiot-sdks Open IoT Applications to get HTTPS settings Open your IoT Applications and go to your Things. Click the “Connect a Device” button. Choose “HTTPS” and click “Next“. Click “Download JSON file“. The name of the file will be…

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How to connect to QIoT Suite Lite using MQTT?

How to connect to QIoT Suite Lite using MQTT?

In this tutorial, you will learn how to connect to QIoT Suite Lite using MQTT. Refer to the following tutorial to learn how to connect different development boards to QioT Suite Lite: https://www.qnap.com/go/how-to/tutorial/qiot-suite-lite Refer to the following link to learn how to establish IoT Application and Things: https://www.qnap.com/go/how-to/tutorial/article/how-to-show-dht11-data-on-qiot-dashboard You can also consult the QNAP GitHub at https://github.com/qnap-dev/qnap-qiot-sdks Open IoT Applications to get MQTT settings Open your IoT Applications and go to your Things. Click the “Connect a Device” button. Choose “MQTT” and click “Next”. Click “Download JSON file“. The name of file will be “resourceinfo.json“….

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How to connect to QIoT Suite Lite using MQTTS ?

How to connect to QIoT Suite Lite using MQTTS ?

In this tutorial, you will learn how to connect to QIoT Suite Lite using MQTTS. Refer to the following tutorial to learn how to connect different development boards to QioT Suite Lite: https://www.qnap.com/en/how-to/tutorial/qiot-suite-lite Refer to the following link to learn how to establish IoT Application and Things: https://www.qnap.com/go/how-to/tutorial/article/how-to-show-dht11-data-on-qiot-dashboard You can also consult the QNAP GitHub at https://github.com/qnap-dev/qnap-qiot-sdks Open IoT Applications to get MQTTS settings Open your IoT Applications and go to your Things. Click the “Connect a Device” button. Choose “MQTTS” and click “Generate a Device Certificate“. Click the respective links to download the Device…

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