• matt

    Desktop Client 2.0 – Offering Multi-Account and Large Folder Sync

    Matthew Richards

    |

    2015-08-25

    |

    Community, General

    Today ownCloud has released the newest version of the Desktop Client, 2.0. With this release comes the resolution of numerous bugs, as well as two brand new features: multi-account and large folder sync thresholds. …

  • matt

    Users Receive Eviction Notice from Storage Service Wuala

    Matthew Richards

    |

    2015-08-21

    |

    General

    By now you may have heard the announcement from Seagate that they are shutting down their cloud storage service, Wuala, this coming November. This gives users a little less than two months to back up any files they have stored in the cloud or risk it …

  • matt

    ownCloud 8.1 Enterprise Edition is Here!

    Matthew Richards

    |

    2015-08-11

    |

    General

    Over the past few weeks we have been teasing you with new features and updates in ownCloud 8.1 following the release of ownCloud Server 8.1. But today is the day that we are announcing the release of ownCloud 8.1 Enterprise Edition! …

  • frank

    Announcing the Federated Cloud Sharing API

    Frank Karlitschek

    |

    2015-08-06

    |

    General

    Today I published the first public draft of the Federated Cloud Sharing API on my personal blog. This is a draft proposal for our members of the open cloud mesh working group to get things started, so it gets rather technical. Regardless, the need …

  • matt

    Mount Options for External Storage

    Matthew Richards

    |

    2015-08-04

    |

    General

    ownCloud has always provided options when mounting remote folders inside of ownCloud, but ownCloud 8.1 has taken this to the next level with added and expanded mount options for external storage. …

  • matt

    LDAP Wizard– Faster and More Scalable Than Ever

    Matthew Richards

    |

    2015-07-30

    |

    General

    We first introduced the Active Directory/LDAP Wizard with the release of ownCloud 6 to make integration with existing user directories easier. With the release of ownCloud 8.1 we have made improvements to the wizard and the backend connector that now …

  • frank

    The Federated Architecture of Next Generation File Sync and Share

    Frank Karlitschek

    |

    2015-07-28

    |

    General

    In my last blog I introduced the concept of federation as the solution to the biggest limitation that second generation clouds suffer from: the difficulty of cross-cloud collaboration. In this blog I will describe the architecture of a federated file …

  • frank

    The Next Generation File Sync and Share Technology

    Frank Karlitschek

    |

    2015-07-21

    |

    General

    In my previous blog I discussed the evolution from public, consumer-oriented file sync and share cloud-based technologies to secure and flexible on-premise clouds. I closed the blog by pointing out that the second generation cloud file sync and …

  • frank

    It is time to Federate our Clouds

    Frank Karlitschek

    |

    2015-07-14

    |

    General

    ownCloud is at the forefront of new technologies being developed in the cloud file sync and share area.  I’ve been having conversations with researchers working in this area like the W3C, CERN and even had a very good discussion with Tim …

  • frank

    CERN, Smashbox and ownCloud Collaboration

    Frank Karlitschek

    |

    2015-07-13

    |

    General

    CERN is one of those ownCloud customers who challenges our product continuously. The number of and variety of demanding users, the dazzling amounts of data and the unique setup ownCloud has to integrate with has provided us with an inspiring and …