Many users in the past asked me if it it's possible to hang a CmStick on a NAS to avoid having a fully blown always on PC/Mac hosting this LAN based dongle.
The problem with NAS units is they don't have a version of Linux on them your can install the CM Runtime onto.

Fortunately a $35 Raspberry Pi unit does!

BaseHead user Antonio Muñoz got it working and shared his experience for others to benefit from.  Head over to this ARTICLE to get all the 411 on how to do it yourself with his help   ;-)