Janz Tec emPC-A/RPI

Overview

Janz Tec emPC-A/RPI is an embedded computing system based on the Raspberry Pi module.

Installing the agent

The device has been tested to be supported by Cumulocity’s Linux agent.

  1. Log into the device and make sure you are running Raspbian 8.0 (Jessie) or higher.

    $ lsb_release -a
    No LSB modules are available.
    Distributor ID: Raspbian
    Description:    Raspbian GNU/Linux 8.0 (jessie)
    Release:        8.0
    Codename:       jessie
    
  2. Install the required dependencies for the agent:

```shell $ sudo apt-get install libcurl3 liblua5.2-0

 
3. Download and install the latest Linux agent:

    ```shell
$ wget http://resources.cumulocity.com/examples/c8ydemo-agent-armhf-latest.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i c8ydemo-agent-armhf-latest.deb
  1. Finally, reboot the device to automatically start the agent:

shell $ sudo reboot

Register to Cumulocity

Find out the serial number of your device:

$ grep Serial /proc/cpuinfo
Serial          : 000000001955c218

To connect your device to the Cumulocity platform, you first need to register it in your Cumulocity account.

Follow the instructions in Device Management > Connecting devices in the User guide to register and connect your device.

After connecting your device, you can for example remotely monitor the memory usage and system load of your device in the Measurement tab of the device or troubleshoot your device in the Log tab, see Device Management > Device Details in the User guide.