The ArdexaLinux Image

Our guides to help you manage and administer ArdexaLinux

The ArdexaLinux is a debian based Linux image produced by Ardexa. It contains features that support remote Internet of Things (IoT) installations. ArdexaLinux provides a number of benefits designed to provide your installation of Ardexa Devices as seamless, stable and ease-of-use experience as possible. We recommend it be used for the following advantages:

  • The default network manager is updated for easier configuration

  • It will automatically connect, and remain connected to, any DHCP enabled Ethernet network.

  • It will automatically connect to the ArdexaNet WIFI dongle, if available.

  • It will allow connection to the Internet via mobile phone USB tethering.

  • It will allow all network settings to be configured via the cloud.

  • Includes tools to keep the Ardexa Agent alive.

  • Includes tools to keep the device alive, eg. watchdog

  • Inbuilt firewall enabled (UFW)

  • Pre-installed with Discovery Tools

  • Tools for network management, usb tethering, usb ethernet and 4g modem.

  • Black box recorder; tracks network availability, DNS and gateway, and many other parameters

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