Self-host the Unifi Controller on a Synology NAS

This tutorial will show how to self-host the Unifi Controller on a Synology NAS. https://youtu.be/YPfnMU1-wVwCertain Unifi devices come preinstalled with the Unifi OS, or it can be added to an existing, non-supported Unifi network by using a Cloud Key. However, it’s…

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How to Setup Home Assistant on a Raspberry Pi using Docker

Today we are going to take a look at how to setup Home Assistant on a Raspberry Pi using Docker.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j2lJkKZ8Ie0 My reason for using Home Assistant with Docker is because the natural progression for a lot of people is…

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How to Setup Heimdall on a Synology NAS

Today we are going to look at how to setup Heimdall on a Synology NAS using Docker.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fMLKn4NhOm8&ab_channel=WunderTechHeimdall is an awesome little tool that will allow you to create a nice dashboard to access all of your home lab services or…

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How to SSH into a Synology NAS

This tutorial will show how to SSH into a Synology NAS.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BCCIMRbAUp8Accessing the terminal is very important as it allows you to do various things not easily accessible through the Synology DSM GUI. The setup process is extremely simple and you'll…

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How to Setup PhotoPrism on a Synology NAS

Today we are going to look at how to setup PhotoPrism on a Synology NAS using Docker. https://youtu.be/t7ymSBIOJmc PhotoPrism is a tool that you can run inside of Docker that will manage your photo collection. The setup of the container…

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How to Access a Synology NAS Remotely with DDNS

Today we are going to take a look at how to access a Synology NAS remotely using DDNS. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5RYYI6ax8iI&feature=youtu.be DDNS stands for Dynamic DNS and it’s a way to automatically update a domain name with an external IP address. Most…

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Synology Photos Setup & Review

This will be a complete overview and review of Synology Photos. https://youtu.be/UVqNI84F2xQ With the release of Synology’s new operating system DSM 7, a new photo management solution was released named Synology Photos. This tool replaced the DSM 6 photo management…

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Use Docker to Set Up Plex on a Synology NAS

Today we are going to take a look at how you can install Plex on a Synology NAS using Docker. https://youtu.be/DSNYTaYW10Y As of today, the DSM 7 Release Candidate package for Plex doesn’t work. However, Docker is not impacted, which…

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How to Install Grafana on a Synology NAS

Today we are going to take a look at how to install Grafana on a Synology NAS using Docker. https://youtu.be/K9CE4vNygws Grafana is a tool that allows you to make tons of different customized dashboards. It’s slowly become a favorite for…

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