@iotflows/iotflows-remote-access

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    IoTFlows Remote Access

    https://iotflows.com

    IoTFlow Remote Access Agent for remote SSH and remote Node-RED for IoT gateways.

    By installing this application on your device, you can:

    1. Remotely SSH to your device
    2. Remotely access Node-RED, a flow-based development tool, running on your device
    3. Utilize IoTFlows Node-RED nodes:
      1. Data Streams: for secure real-time communication to the cloud (MQTTS/WebSockets)
      2. Alert Channels: for alerts and notifications (SMS/Email)
      3. Actions: to define a function that can be called with REST API / MQTTS commands from the cloud

    IoTFlows-Remote-Access: Managed remote SSH and remote Node-RED for IoT gateways. IoTFlows-Remote-Access: Managed remote SSH and remote Node-RED for IoT gateways.

    Check out https://docs.iotflows.com for full instructions on getting started.

    Quick Start

    1. Generate a Remote Connection Access Key for your device in IoTFlows Console and run the following commands on your IoT device
    2. Run the following command on your IoT device:

    I) For Debian-Based Operating System (e.g. Ubuntu, MX Linux. Linux Mint Desktop, Raspberry Pi OS): bash <(sudo curl -s https://cdn.iotflows.com/update-nodejs-and-iotflows-remote-access.sh) --username=xxxx --password=yyyy --confirm-install

    II) For Other Operating Systems:

    • Install npm and Node.js
    • Install IoTFlows Remote Access: sudo npm install -g --unsafe-perm @iotflows/iotflows-remote-access
    • Connect the agent to the cloud: sudo iotflows-remote-access username=xxxx password=yyyy command=reset_credentials
    1. In the Remote Connections tab in the console, create and enable Remote SSH or Remote Node-RED and follow the instructions to connect to your device. The default credentials for remote Node-RED are admin and password.

    Installation

    Prerequisites

    To install IoTFlows Remote Access, you will need a supported version of Node.js.

    • If your operating system supports apt: sudo apt update sudo apt install npm sudo apt install nodejs

    • Windows Installer

    IoTFlows Console Setup

    1. Create an account in IoTFlows Console.
    2. Add a device and generate a device remote client username and password.

    IoT Device Setup

    1. Run the following commands on your device:
      • sudo npm install -g --unsafe-perm @iotflows/iotflows-remote-access
      • sudo iotflows-remote-access username=xxxx password=yyyy command=reset_credentials
    2. Enter the remote access credentials (username and password)
    3. In IoTFlows Console, create a Remote Connection for Node-RED or SSH and follow the instructions to remotely access your device.
    4. After rebooting your device, IoTFlow Remote Access will auto start on boot.
      • To stop the service: sudo systemctl stop iotflows-remote-access.service

      • To start the service: sudo systemctl start iotflows-remote-access.service

      • To disable the service: sudo systemctl disable iotflows-remote-access.service

    Install

    npm i @iotflows/iotflows-remote-access

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    1.2.2

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