Compare Citrix vs ownCloud
Citrix is a virtual file platform headquartered in the US. Read a full Citrix comparison with ownCloud and learn how ownCloud enables you to securely share files and folders within your organization without compromising security and compliance.
AGPLv3, commercial license
On-premises, Hybrid, Cloud
Support reaction time
2h for any case
Based on severity
Windows, Mac OS, Linux
Windows, Mac OS, Linux
Maximum file size
Virtual File System
Collaborative editing in real-time
Depending on file size
Sharing policies for groups
Activities & comments
External storage integration
The best choice for enterprise file sync and share: ownCloud
A global community that values data sovereignty
More than 100 million people around the world use the open-source file platform ownCloud, and it has been installed more than 200,000 times. On GitHub, over 7,200 people have starred the project, the ownCloud core alone has nearly 500 active contributors. Citrix is closed-source, which means its code is not avalable for public scrutiny. That is also a data privacy and compliance issue, since data could be transferred outside an organizations’ jurisdiction – for which there is no legal basis for example in the EU.
File sharing that integrates into the tools you already use
ownCloud takes a best-of-breed approach to improving team productivity and collaboration. ownCloud is integrated with many other open-source solutions, allowing enterprises to seamlessly embed file sharing into their existing cloud stack. Our in-house consulting team is happy to create customized integrations. With Citrix, you are stuck with a off-the-shelf extensions.
+10 years experience in enterprise file sync & share
The open-source project ownCloud was launched in 2010 and the company ownCloud was founded in 2011. Since then a team of now more than 75 employees offer individual solutions, service with a personal touch, committed support and a heavy emphasis on quality assurance and testing.
Content collaboration that scales with ease
ownCloud is made for teams of any size: From a home installation on the Raspberry Pi to the largest ownCloud Enterprise instance with 200,000 users. All of them benefit from ownCloud’s infinite scalability, for example its infinite filesize and its handling of unlimited amounts of data – the renowned CERN particle physics reserach institution uses ownCloud. With Citrix, the file size is limited – as are other aspects.
Users love ownCloud
Trusted by 100 million users worldwide
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OwnCloud is very easy to use, very simple file system with simple interface and its design of file manager is also very good. It has good filtering options and comes with good admin controls. It follows strict security mechanisms/practices, as the web attacks are increasing gradually.