How to install other modules in QNAP QIoT Suite Lite NodeRED?

How to install other modules in QNAP QIoT Suite Lite NodeRED?

How to install other modules in QNAP QIoT Suite Lite NodeRED? In this tutorial, you will learn how to install other modules in QNAP QIoT Suite Lite NodeRED: Using UI to install NodeRED(npm) (Official Plugin) Manually to install NodeRED (Official Plugin) Manually to install Zip.file (Non-official Plugin) Note: If UI do not display the node after installing then please install by manually.   1. Using UI to install NodeRED(npm) (Official Plugin) Go to QIoT Suite Lite >  Choose IoT Application > Go to Rule Click Menu > Choose Manage palette…

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How to install influxDb & Grafana in QNAP NAS?

How to install influxDb & Grafana in QNAP NAS?

How to install influxDb & Grafana in QNAP NAS? In this tutorial, you will learn how to use QIoT Suite Lite to display data with Grafana (Only support for x86 NAS models) influxDB container Install influxDB container Go to Container Station > Click “Create”  Search “influxdb”  Click “Install” > Click “Next” > Click “OK” Go to Network: In Port Forwarding, setting port 2003 & 8086 Go to Shared Folders: Save Database information to volume (Refer to below path: /var/lib/influxdb)  Click “Create”   Test the influxDB Go to Container Station >…

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How to connect iFrog LoRa Gateway to QNAP QIoT Suite Lite

How to connect iFrog LoRa Gateway to QNAP QIoT Suite Lite

In this tutorial, you will learn how to send data from the iFrogLab LoRa Gateway to QNAP QIoT Suite Lite.   Prepare Set up the iFrogLab LoRa USB to QIoT Suite Lite and iFrogLab LoRa Gateway Container. Setup steps can be found at http://www.ifroglab.com/en/?p=6613  (If in Step 10 the expected output is not displayed, using SSH to access the NAS and enter the following commands:            insmod /usr/local/modules/cdc-acm.ko            insmod /usr/local/modules/cp210x.ko            insmod /usr/local/modules/ftdi_sio.ko ) If the NAS…

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How to use an ESP8266 to connect to QNAP QIoT Suite Lite?

How to use an ESP8266 to connect to QNAP QIoT Suite Lite?

  In this tutorial, you will learn how to use MQTT to transmit and receive data to QIoT Suite Lite using an ESP8266. As the ESP8266 has different firmware, specifications and instructions, there are two common methods: ESP826 useing Arduino Core ESP826 useing AT Command combined with Arduino   Ready task (Using Arduino IDE to install the Library and establish IoT Application) 1.  In this example, we use MQTT (for more information, visit https://pubsubclient.knolleary.net/ ). 2. Add a new IoT Application (Refer to “How to show DHT11 data on QIoT…

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If error messages appear when installing AWS Greengrass (After updating QTS Lite from 4.3.3 to 4.3.4)

If error messages appear when installing AWS Greengrass (After updating QTS Lite from 4.3.3 to 4.3.4)

After upgrading QTS Lite from 4.3.3 to 4.3.4, attempting to install AWS Greengress may results in the following  error messages: To reslove this situation, you must remove and reinstall Container Station. To do so, follow these steps: 1. Go to “App Center” , find “Container Station“, click the downwards arrow next to “Open“, and select “Remove“.   2.  Reinstall the “Container Station” and then install “AWS Greengrass“.    

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How to solve the problem when using different port of QIoT Suite Lite v1.1.111

How to solve the problem when using different port of QIoT Suite Lite v1.1.111

In QIoT Suite Lite v1.1.111, it has avoided some well-known port (e.g., http-8080, https-443), but it will also confront some specific problems. Thus, we list some port for QIoT Suite Lite v1.1.111 used to avoid conflict. There are some ports been listed as follow to provide interior system to connect with outer devices (Port of Qgateway must be connect with outer connection, in this way, it can connect with devices) System Ports QIoT Suite Lite interface http(default:8080) and https(default:443) are according to port that QTS system set. Qgateway-QIoT Suite Lite Data Gateway System TCP-23000…

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How to receive Sigfox data from QNAP QIoT Suite Lite

How to receive Sigfox data from QNAP QIoT Suite Lite

How to receive Sigfox data from QNAP QIoT Suite Lite   In this tutorial, you will learn how to receive Sigfox data from QNAP QIoT Suite Lite.   Setting QIoT Suite Lite Establish an IoT Application, Things, and Resource (please refer to the tutorial: How to show DHT11 data on QIoT Dashboard? )   To learn how to acquire for Resource HTTP and HTTPS, please refer to the followings two links: How to connect to QIoT Suite Lite using HTTP? How to connect to QIoT Suite Lite using HTTPS? If…

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How to use historical data access API on QNAP QIoT Suite Lite

How to use historical data access API on QNAP QIoT Suite Lite

How to use historical data access API on QNAP QIoT Suite Lite   In this tutorial, you will learn how to use historical data access API on QNAP QIoT Suite Lite. Using the historical data access API, the limitation is that you have to create a thing on QIoT and confirm the data input type is numeric (int, float), and then it can output in count, sum, vmin, vmax, and vavg type normally.   And if your data received is from Node-RED (e.g., TCP, UDP, HTTP, and MQTT node), and…

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How to use Mass Deployment on QNAP QIoT Suite Lite

How to use Mass Deployment on QNAP QIoT Suite Lite

How to use Mass Deployment on QNAP QIoT Suite Lite Mass deployment can help you upload infromation & resourceinfo.json, and commands via SSH to multiple devices ( Only for devices support SSH with port number 22 )   Setting Device connection  Create the Thing and setup the resource   Choose the Thing you want to set up and then click the “Setup” button   Enter the device connection information:   Hostname : <IP Address> User Name : <User Name> Password : <Password>   You can test the entered information is…

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Integrating Home Assistant into your QNAP X86 System NAS

Integrating Home Assistant into your QNAP X86 System NAS

Integrating Home Assistant into your QNAP X86 System NAS Home Assistant is an open-source home automation platform running on Python 3 and Raspberry Pi. It is very easy and beneficial to combine QNAP X86 System NAS and Home Assistant. Notes : This tutorial only support on X86 system NAS, If you want to use it on ARM system, You should build docker image yourself, or search Home Assistant for ARM version on docker hub. Home Assistant can be easily installed on QNAP X86 System NAS by using Container Station app. For…

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