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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How to use Dashboard (After updating QIoT Suite Lite from v1.1.1 to v1.1.2) ?

How to use Dashboard (After updating QIoT Suite Lite from v1.1.1 to v1.1.2) ?

In this tutorial you will learn how to use new method “QBroker” node to import data to Dashboard after updating QIoT Suite Lite from v1.1.1 to v1.1.2. Users can choose to import  data from the Rule Engine “QBroker” node. There are two methods to use QBroker:  Importing data from thing resource or importing data from the rule engine:   Mwthod1. Importing data from thing resource Go to Dashboard Click “Edit” Add a new pane Click   and select widget type Enter information. In “Value” choose your thing resource (e.g., qiotsupported_<resource_name>) Click…

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How to use QIoT Suite Lite Historic Chart Widget of dashboard?

How to use QIoT Suite Lite Historic Chart Widget of dashboard?

In this tutorial, your will learn how to use QNAP QIoT Historic Chart Widget of dshboard. Add a QBroker node in Rule engine and set up data. Please refer to “How to use Dashboard (After updating QIoT Suite Lite from v1.1.1 to v1.1.2) ?“. Add a inject node and set up repeat time; add a QHistoricData node and set up parameters (See Figure 1, 2) then connect QHistoricData node (See Figure 3), inject node and Qbroker node together. As below: Go to Dashboard, add a QIoT Historic Chart widget and…

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When QNAP meets IOT – LIGHTBLUE BEAN/BEAN+

When QNAP meets IOT – LIGHTBLUE BEAN/BEAN+

Today we are going to introduce the start kit of the LightBlue Bluetooth BLE solution from Punch Through. The two devices currently available are linked via BLE. Bean and Bean+ (Potato and Potato Evolution?) are all through a fundraising platform, and then through a series of research and development, production, testing, and finally mass production of products, basically placed at the end of last year to ship, probably also lasted for half a year . The biggest difference between Bean and Bean+ is that it supports the I/O and the…

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When QNAP meets IOT – QWEATHER STATION

When QNAP meets IOT – QWEATHER STATION

Have you ever thought about turning your NAS into a weather station? In fact, it is very easy. You only need to build a professional weather station at home by using Docker (or Container Station) built-in NAS. First, you need to prepare: Weather Station WH2080+ Display Panel + USB NAS (requires support for docker) Weather Station image for docker MQTT Server # docker run -t -i –cap-add=SYS_ADMIN –privileged –security-opt seccomp:unconfined -v /dev/bus/usb:/dev/bus/usb jarvischung/weather-station node /root/weather.js your-mqtt-server As depicting in the figure , the display panel of the WH2080 is inserted…

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2018 LASS Annual Seminar: QNAP shares the IoT application of environment monitoring

2018 LASS Annual Seminar: QNAP shares the IoT application of environment monitoring

The issue of environmental protection has caused heated discussion among government, enterprises and folk in recent years. The LASS (Location Aware Sensor System) user and developer seminar ,initiated by the Maker – Mr. Hsu, has gathered the power of local creators to cut into environmental issues and sensing technologies through lectures, discussions, workshops, exchanges, etc. The third year of the seminar was held at Chiao Tung University on July 21, 2018.This year, water resources was an important issues. In addition to the main seminar, the “Waterthon” and “Water Sensing Workshop”…

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HSINCHU 300 EXPO: QNAP, FBTUG showcases mini-farmbot

HSINCHU 300 EXPO: QNAP, FBTUG showcases mini-farmbot

Due to the good conditions of agriculture, Hsinchu had been cultivated since 17 century. In 1718, Wang Shijie formally directed the first reclamations and constructed the hydraulic engineering. This was the beginning of Han Chinese settlements around Tek-kham, present-day Hsinchu. This year, in order to celebrate the tricentennial anniversary of reclamation, Hsinchu City Government hold the “hsinchu 300 expo” to showcases the historical changes. It is not only let people regain the local culture, but also demonstrate the diversity of wind city with six main exhibits. In the maker city…

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CAVEDU establishes the specifications of IoT classroom, to respond the “Information Technology Education” curriculum of 2019 academic year!

CAVEDU establishes the specifications of IoT classroom, to respond the  “Information Technology Education” curriculum of 2019  academic year!

With the trend of technology generation, there are lots of new issues come out, such like IoT, AI and so on. It not only stimulates the needs of technology talents, but also reflects the obsolete education system which causes the lack of human resources.  Therefore, Ministry of Education places “Information Technology Education” as the priority in the grade 1-12 curriculum guidelines since 2019 academic year, in order to develop the core competence of students . However, the shortage of teachers, course guidelines and faculty are not well-planned, and it’s hard…

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