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.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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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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How to install Seeed Studio Wio Link Server in QNAP NAS?

How to install Seeed Studio Wio Link Server in QNAP NAS?

How to install Seeed Studio Wio Link Server in QNAP NAS? In this tutorial, you will learn how to install Seeed Studio Wio Link Server in QNAP NAS. Currently, only support x86 & ARMv7 models to use this function. According to different NAS models, there are two different establishments: Install Wio Link Server in Container Station x86 ARMv7 Wio Link Server IP setting Wio Link APP setting   1. Install Wio Link Server in Container Station Ensure you already installed QNAP Container Station before starting this function. x86 NAS model…

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Object detection demo by using QNAP AWS Greengrass, QIoT Suite Lite & QuAI

Object detection demo by using QNAP AWS Greengrass, QIoT Suite Lite & QuAI

Object detection demo by using QNAP AWS Greengrass, QIoT Suite Lite & QuAI In this tutorial, you will learn how to use QNAP AWS Greengrass, QIoT Suite Lite & QuAI to do object detection doem. Prepare: AWS Account Raspberry Pi USB webcam There are two Scenario: Scenario 1 Camera –> AWS Greengrass IoT device –> AWS Greengrass Core –> QIoT Suite Lite –> QuAI –> AWS Greengrass Core Lambda –> AWS Cloud –> AWS S3 bucket Step 1. Prepare AWS Greengrass Core Go to APP Center > Install AWS Greengrass Setup…

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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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Tanibox: A Smart Agriculture for Sustainable Food System.

Tanibox: A Smart Agriculture for Sustainable Food System.

  What is TANIBOX? Tanibox is a Indonesia startup company, aim at developing sustainable food system, which combines blockchain and Internet of Things to empower food and agricultural supply chain within a transparent, secure, profitable and sustainable cooperative ecosystem.   Problems Farmers Usually Have There are several problems farmers usually have. First, they are unable to identify their real production costs and budgets.Second, the agronomic risks, such as climate, pest, disease, and irrigation is incapable to be predicted. Third, not monitoring the exact water and fertilizer needs of their crops….

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[Unbox] : 5 Reasons and 6 Features to Buy QBoat Sunny!

[Unbox] : 5 Reasons and 6 Features to Buy QBoat Sunny!

This article is reproduced from CAVEDU Education Blog with permission. Have you ever wanted to try the IoT field, but worried about the huge cost? QNAP recently launched an extremely lightweight IoT microserver, QBoat Sunny, which can help you save the cost of bandwidth and cloud computing! This article would let you deeply understand the advantages both hardware and software of QBoat Sunny, and 5 reasons why you should buy it.   Due to the single board IoT microserver, which is only 12 cm, QBoat Sunny attracted extensive attention worldwide…

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What is NAS? QNAP online resources guideline

What is NAS? QNAP online resources guideline

Have you heard of NAS? For those who are accustomed to using the cloud service, the free space such as Google Drive and Dropbox is gradually exhausted under uncontrolled use. Meanwhile, the China cloud service, such as 360 and Baidu, also suspended services or transform one by one. Even the Amazon, officially canceled the storage plan for unlimited space, and charged for the amount of space. While users are struggling to move in the cloud, it also shows the advantages of NAS. Although the initial stage of building a NAS…

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