How to Use QBoat Sunny to build WiFi Applications

How to Use QBoat Sunny to build WiFi Applications

In this tutorial, we will use transfer information from DHT11 (connected to LinkIt 7697) to QBoat Sunny via HTTP. Then, the QIoT Suite Application will output the temperature every 30 seconds, and humidity every 60 seconds. What You’ll Need: QBoat Sunny Files used: Download Here MediaTek LinkIt 7697 DHT11 Temperature and Humidity Sensor AP Wireless Router Create and Setup QIoT Application Open QIoT Suite > IoT Applications > Import > select test.json Connect LinkIt 7697 Connect the DHT11 to LinkIt 7697. GND to GND VCC to 3V3 Signal to P3 Download and Install the Arduino IDE here Open dht11-wifi.ino in Arduino…

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How to Control QBoat Sunny via Voice Control

How to Control QBoat Sunny via Voice Control

In this tutorial, we will be using voice control to call upon the data generated by DHT11, with the help of QIoT Suite, an Ubuntu Container and Dialogflow (formerly api.ai). What You’ll Need: QBoat Sunny Microphone Speakers MediaTek LinkIt 7697 DHT11 Temperature and Humidity Sensor Container Station Files used: Download Here Create Container and Install Dependencies Create the Ubuntu container. Open Container Station > Create > Search for Ubuntu and Install/Create the LXCcontainer. Install the dependencies. SSH to the NAS. Instructions can be found here. Enter the following lines: $ lxc-container -n <container name> $ sudo apt update $ sudo apt install…

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How to Use Chatbot with QBoat Sunny

How to Use Chatbot with QBoat Sunny

In this tutorial, we will be using Chatfuel to control a light bulb by interacting with our chatbot in Facebook Messenger. What You’ll Need: QBoat Sunny QIoT Suite Lite MediaTek LinkIt 7697 Relay and Power Plug (Reference: Web Controlled Socket by Arduino by Laisan) AP Wireless Router Lightbulb Facebook Account Files used: Download Here Create and Setup QIoT Open QIoT Suite > IoT Applications > Import > select chatbot-light.json Open the uploaded QIoT Application. Navigate to the Rule tab. Create and Setup our Chatbot via Chatfuel Register or sign-in to Chatfuel using your Facebook account. Click Create from Template. Select Blank Bot. Click Connect. Select the page…

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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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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.conf” 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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How to access QIoT Suite Lite debug log?

How to access QIoT Suite Lite debug log?

How to access QIoT Suite Lite debug log? In this FAQ, we will introduce you how to access QIoT Suite Lite debug log when some error happened. You can download this debug log and transfer it to QNAP technical service engineer for solving your problem.   If you can log in to QIoT Suite Lite successfully then you may follow the steps to download log: In QIoT Suite Lite page > click> click “About” Click “Download debug log“ Transfer “qiotdebug.tar.gz” file to QNAP technical service engineer    If you can not…

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Use LASS4U to monitor air quality on LASS4NAS via QNAP NAS

Use LASS4U to monitor air quality on LASS4NAS via QNAP NAS

Recently, PM 2.5 becomes a very popular issue. There are many products such like LASS4U, airbox and so on, to help us understand the influence of air pollution.  Among this, LASS (Location Aware Sensing System, http://lass-net.org/) , an open source and nonprofit “envirnment detecting system, can collect many meaningful data to monitor the quality of air. Besides,  Its hardware has better specification and completement. It can collect the data of CO2, temperature、humidity 、PM2.5, (PM1、PM10), and the touchscreen allows user to get the instant information without opening web page and application….

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QNAP NAS helps Artisantech deploy IoT applications for its client to optimize energy monitoring and management

QNAP NAS helps Artisantech deploy IoT applications for its client to optimize energy monitoring and management

Artisantech was established in 2004 and focuses on integrating different systems. It provides solutions (for industrial control, environmental control, smart homes, and more) using analog circuit design and development of single-chip and embedded platform applications, thereby helping clients develop their own embedded control devices, including IoT, M2M, and Wireless Sensing Network (WSN) products and solutions. Artisantech was commissioned by the New Taipei City Department of Education to upgrade the energy monitoring and management system in its education center, and to introduce a new server. The original system runs on a…

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Experience the Latest Networked-storage Innovations that QNAP will be Showcasing at COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2018

Experience the Latest Networked-storage Innovations that QNAP will be Showcasing at COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2018

Taipei, Taiwan, May 21, 2018 – At COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2018, QNAP® Systems, Inc. will host its technology suite at the Taipei International Convention Center (TICC) to create an experiential space for an in-depth experience. Visitors will see the flagship-grade QNAP NAS and its artificial intelligence applications in healthcare, a professional video surveillance system with more critical features to enhance security monitoring, various new feature-packed NAS products, powerful QTS applications, and innovations that go beyond storage.

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