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Internet of Things Programming with JavaScript by Ruben Oliva Ramos

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Chapter 6. Building a Web Monitor and Controlling Devices from a Dashboard

In this chapter, we will talk about a very important part of this book, creating a web page that can control different kinds of devices from a dashboard. In an automated home there are different kinds of devices that could be controlled, for example: lamps, doors or windows, washing machines, and so on.

In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:

  • Configuring MySQL database server
  • Installing phpMyAdmin for administrating databases
  • Datalogger with MySQL
  • Dimming a LED
  • Controlling the speed of a DC motor
  • Controlling lights with electrical circuits
  • Controlling door locks
  • Controlling watering plants
  • Remote access from anywhere to your Raspberry Pi Zero
  • Controlling lights and measuring ...

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