How to Connect a Z-Wave Device to QIoT Container Station / OpenHAB Configurations

How to Connect a Z-Wave Device to QIoT Container Station / OpenHAB Configurations

Go into Inclusion-mode on your Z-Stick and add your desired Z-Wave device. We will be using the FGPB-101 Fibaro Button in this tutorial. Instructions for this step can be found in the Z-Stick manual. Plug your Z-Stick USB into your NAS. Connect to your NAS via SSH (instructions here). Enter insmod /usr/local/modules/cdc-acm.ko if cdc-acm.ko is already installed, you will see this message: Look for your Z-Stick device path by entering ls -al /dev/ttyACM* In our case, we have found /dev/ttyACM0 Change the permissions to allow read and write for everyone by entering chmod…

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COMPUTEX 2019: QNAP to Showcase Backup Solution with Deduplication, AI-powered Smart Applications, Refreshed Network Appliances, and More

COMPUTEX 2019: QNAP to Showcase Backup Solution with Deduplication, AI-powered Smart Applications, Refreshed Network Appliances, and More

Taipei, Taiwan, May 27, 2019 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. (QNAP), a leading computing, networking and storage solution innovator, will join COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2019 (Nangang Exhibition Center, Hall 1, Booth No. J0830) to demonstrate the broadest lineup of solutions and products, including the efficient backup solution with built-in deduplication, AI-powered smart applications in image recognition, innovative network appliances, enterprise-class flash-optimized solutions, and Industrial IoT solutions. Visitors can also witness the debut showcase of the Drive Analyzer, a pre-launch AI-enhanced solution from QNAP and ULINK Technology (an industry leader in drive testing technologies) for…

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How to use the OpenVINO inference engine in QNAP AWS Greengrass?

How to use the OpenVINO inference engine in QNAP AWS Greengrass?

How to use the OpenVINO inference engine in QNAP AWS Greengrass? In this tutorial you will learn how to use OpenVINO for perform Inference. Please note: AWS Greengrass 1.1 (or later) is required. You must be using an Intel-based NAS. Step 1: Set up Lambda functions for AWS IoT Greengrass Download the sample Lambda function from zip Refer to the following document for set up: Create and Package a Lambda Function ( Step 5 – 9) (Note: Lambda > Functions > Your Function > Function code > Handler need to…

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How to import QTS administrator group users to QIoT Suite Lite?

How to import QTS administrator group users to QIoT Suite Lite?

How to import QTS administrator group users to QIoT Suite Lite? For using this function, you should upgrade your QIoT Suite Lite to v1.2.1 and above. Previously, QIoT Suite Lite only has an admin user. In this tutorial you will learn how to add the QTS administrator group users to QIoT Suite Lite and also to be an admin user in QIoT Suite Lite. (Note: Only support for QTS administrators group users to use this function, QTS other users are not unable to use.) Add QTS administrator to QIoT Suite…

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How to use Modbus gateway to connect with Modbus device in QIoT Suite Lite?

How to use Modbus gateway to connect with Modbus device in QIoT Suite Lite?

How to use Modbus gateway to connect with Modbus device in QIoT Suite Lite? In this tutorial, you will learn how to use Modbus gateway (Using  WEP232 Modbus Gateway as sample) to connect with Modbus device in QIoT Suite Lite (Using AQD-101 Air Quality Dashboard as a sample) Install third-party Node-RED Plugin support Modbus protocol. Refer to below installation steps:

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What to do if you cannot access QIoT Suite Lite?

What to do if you cannot access QIoT Suite Lite?

What to do if you cannot access QIoT Suite Lite? When you start QIoT Suite Lite, background services need some time to fully load. If you try to access QIoT Suite Lite during this time you will see the following error messages:   If these messages persist, check your network access permissions in Control Panel > System > Security > Allow/Deny List. If “Allow connections from the list only” is selected, this may cause issues with connecting to QIoT Suite Lite. For more information, check https://www.qnap.com/en/how-to/faq/article/why-do-some-qts-apps-not-function-properly-after-i-enable-system-security-allowdeny-list-allow-connections-from-the-list-only   You can also…

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How do I fix errors after changing my NAS IP address?

How do I fix errors after changing my NAS IP address?

How do I fix errors after changing my NAS IP address? If your NAS IP address changes, then your devices will be unable to connect to QIoT Suite Lite and your resourceinfo.json file will contain the wrong IP address. You can fix this by following these steps: Log into QIoT Suite Lite as an administrator Go to the Settings page Click “Administrative Settings“ In QIoT Device Gateway Settings, IP address changes will be highlighted in red Click “Update IP Address” After updating your IP Address, you should re-deploy your resourceinfo.json file…

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Using the Google Maps widget in QIoT Suite Lite

Using the Google Maps widget in QIoT Suite Lite

Using the Google Maps widget in QIoT Suite Lite From version 1.2.0, dashboards in QIoT Suite Lite can display the Google Maps widget. A Google Maps API Key is required to use the Google Maps widget. For more information, refer to: https://cloud.google.com/blog/products/maps-platform/building-for-scale-updates-to-google To obtain a Google Maps API Key, visit: https://developers.google.com/maps/documentation/javascript/get-api-key   After obtaining your Google Maps API Key, go to the QIoT Suite Lite Dashboard page and: Click “Edit“ Click the map location icon Enter your Google Maps API Key Click “Save” If you receive an error that the…

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How to install HASS.IO in QNAP NAS?

How to install HASS.IO in QNAP NAS?

How to install HASS.IO in QNAP NAS? In this tutorial you will learn how to easily install HASS.IO in QNAP NAS. HASS. IO not only including Home Assistant software but increasing Plugin download installation, management web interface integrated into Home Assistant, etc. Compare to Home Assistant, HASS.IO increase more convenient function for user to use.   HASS.IO will be managed by using Docker system. The below tutorial will teach you how to use Docker in LXC to install HASS.IO. (You may refer to “How to install Docker (x86) in QNAP…

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How to install Docker (x86) in QNAP NAS LXC container?

How to install Docker (x86) in QNAP NAS LXC container?

How to install Docker (x86) in QNAP NAS LXC container? In this tutorial you will learn how to install Docker in QNAP NAS LXC container (Using x86 NAS model as a sample)   Installation Go to QNAP APP Center to install Container Station and set up your environment Using SSH into NAS and go to NAS Host to edit “/usr/local/container-station/lxc/share/lxc/config/common.con” Modify string “lxc.mount.auto = cgroup:mixed proc:mixed sys:mixed” into “lxc.mount.auto = proc:mixed sys:mixed” Note: 1. Once you have upgraded Container Station then you may need to follow this step again. 2….

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