This article was sourced from: https://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/remoteiot-helps-monitor-raspberry-pi-and-iot-device-when-behind-a-firewall
RemoteIoT; the leading remote access solutions provider with a track record for delivering quality solutions; shows how to monitor Raspberry Pi and IoT devices when a firewall protects them. The IoT cloud platform known for its efficiency and security can be used to connect to Raspberry Pi from any location.
“Managing SSH Raspberry Pi behind a firewall or a NAT router without a public IP available can be a huge challenge for remote control and maintenance tasks;” says the spokesperson for RemoteIoT. “It can be a huge challenge to change the VPN/firewall configuration, especially if the Raspberry pi is behind a corporate firewall. We offer simple solutions that can help users monitor and manage Raspberry Pi and IoT devices even when they are behind firewalls and do not allow SSH or VNC connections. ”According to RemoteIoT IT experts; there are three simple steps involved in SSH IoT device monitoring.
The first step is to create a RemoteIoT account. This can be done by visiting the company website and signing up for a new account available for free.
The next step is to open the terminal of the Raspberry Pi or access the Raspberry Pi with SSH on any local network. Users can then install the RemoteIoT service.
Users must open the RemoteIoT portal in their browser and login to the dashboard to connect with the Raspberry Pi. They will be able to see their Raspberry Pi in their account devices list and initiate the IoT device monitoring process.
By choosing the Connect Port and clicking on it, users can find the SSH or VNC port. They will get an appropriate hostname. The same must be copied and ported to the SSH or VNC client and connected to the Raspberry Pi like any local network.
Devices can be connected directly from the browser using the web console, a standard terminal emulator for the X Window System. The service can be used to connect devices directly from the browser. It helps avoid opening ports visible to the outside and ensures a zero-attack surface.
Users can now access a secured connection for Raspberry Pi monitoring. The RemoteIoT IoT Device Management is designed to onboard, organize, monitor, and remotely manage IoT devices at scale effortlessly.
Users can register their connected devices individually or in bulk. They can manage permissions without any hassle and securely. They can also organize devices; monitor and troubleshoot device functionality; query the state of any IoT device in your fleet and send firmware updates over the air (OTA).
With RemoteIoT organizations can monitor IoT system performance; device hardware metrics; CPU Temperature; system error logs; network performance data and more; all in one single dashboard.