Home Temperature Monitoring System

The project in this chapter walks you through the steps in building a home temperature monitoring system that is controlled by a Pi, which can be accessed from anywhere there is an active Internet connection. I will also show you two ways to create the worldwide access, each with its own advantages and disadvantages.

There are many components to this project, including building the sensor network, programming the Pi, standing up a MySQL database, and establishing the Internet connectivity. I will separately discuss each component and provide clear steps on how to proceed; I will also cover some of the ...

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