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Apps, Product
13. November 2017

App of the Week: Bookmarks

This week‘s App of the Week blog post features an App from the ownCloud Community. Bookmarks creates the possibility to manage browser bookmarks within ownCloud and therefore increases your daily productivity. Using the Bookmarks App is simple and straight forward. If you want to keep a link to a […]

Apps, News from ownCloud, Product
15. September 2017

App of the Week: Activity

Welcome to the sixth entry of our ownCloud App of the Week blog series. Today we’d like to introduce the ownCloud Activity Application. It provides a comprehensive overview of all file and folder actions in ownCloud and is also able to trigger automatic Email notifications for defined types of […]

Apps, News from ownCloud, Product
1. September 2017

App of the Week: Announcement Center

Welcome to the fifth entry of our ownCloud App of the Week blog series. Today’s topic is the ownCloud Announcement Center, a small and lightweight way for administrators to communicate individual announcements to all users of an ownCloud instance. We all can agree that communication is key when it […]

Apps, News from ownCloud, Product
24. August 2017

App of the Week: Custom Groups

Welcome to the fourth entry of our ownCloud App of the Week blog series. Today we’d like to introduce a small yet important application for ownCloud called Custom Groups and show why it makes the collaboration of users so much more efficient. When working in larger companies, the number of users […]

Apps, News from ownCloud, Product
18. August 2017

App of the Week: Auditing

Welcome to the third part of our ownCloud App of the Week blog series. In this entry we would like to introduce the ownCloud Auditing application and showcase why logging and auditing of user events & activities is crucial for secure enterprise filesharing scenarios. When it comes to sensitive […]

News from ownCloud, Product, Use Cases
17. August 2017

CIO Agenda – Step out of the Shadows: How to provide a user accepted EFSS solution under your control

The introduction of consumer cloud services has marked a notably dramatic change in working and sharing habits, as well as increased flexibility and productivity. All of a sudden, users were able to sync, share and access all of their files from everywhere across devices. Collaboration became easier […]

Apps, News from ownCloud, Product
11. August 2017

App of the Week: LDAP Home Connector

Welcome to the second part of our ownCloud App of the Week blog series. In this post we would like to introduce the ownCloud LDAP Home Connector application, shed light on how it works and of course explain why it is so useful. The LDAP Home Connector is not to be confused with the LDAP […]

Partner, Product, Use Cases
24. July 2017

Univention and ownCloud: A Docker (Love) Story

This is a guest blog post by our partner Univention.  Docker has been one of the buzzwords in recent years. Containers in itself are nothing new in the Linux world, and anyone using a shared web space is almost certainly using some container implementation. Docker, however, provides management […]

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News from ownCloud, Partner, Product
6. July 2017

Guest Post: What End-to-End Encryption in Enterprise Cloud environments needs

Cornelius Kölbel is Managing Director at NetKnights GmbH and has more than 20 years experience in IT services. Since 2003 he focused on IT security. His expertise is in the area of content security, encryption and strong authentication. Your Data is at risk. And thus, is your personal life and your […]

News from ownCloud, Product, Updates
24. May 2017

ownCloud X Enterprise Makes its Grand Debut

It is with great excitement that we announce the official release of ownCloud X Enterprise. This historic event was announced with fanfare yesterday at the ownCloud X event in Cologne surrounded by our closest friends and family. And to further celebrate this significant achievement we […]

News from ownCloud, Product, Updates
11. May 2017

Why you should attend the ownCloud X Enterprise Launch Event

Are you using the ownCloud in a business environment? Probably it suffices for your needs, but there is a lot more potential in ownCloud and other interesting use cases, which can also benefit you! As we are introducing ownCloud X Enterprise at our launch event in Cologne, ownCloud experts are […]

News from ownCloud, Product, Updates
27. April 2017

Introducing: ownCloud X

Who do you trust with your data – your country? Any other state? Your boss, your IT department? Your husband? Google or Dropbox? And why don’t they trust you that you are able to choose yourself, who you trust with your data? Cross them – with ownCloud X. ownCloud X marks a new ownCloud […]

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Product
20. September 2016

ownCloud 9.1 Enterprise Edition Now Available

Previously we announced the release of ownCloud 9.1 Server, well, today we are excited to announce the enterprise version is also now available. ownCloud 9.1 Enterprise Edition introduces a number of new features and innovations including integrated Two-Factor Authentication, Workflow Engine, and […]

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News from ownCloud, Product
21. June 2016

Fujitsu Integrates with ownCloud

Today Fujitsu, a multinational leading information and communication technology (ICT) company, has announced that it will be integrating with ownCloud. “Fujitsu Services for ownCloud Enterprise” is a private cloud platform designed for companies and public authorities to offer employees […]

ownCloud Blog Post
Product
2. April 2014

Canonical Ubuntu One Users, Come Check out ownCloud

You've probably already noticed that Canonical announced today their plan to shut down their Ubuntu One service. Canonical CEO Jane Silber wrote that "the free storage wars aren’t a sustainable place for us to be, particularly with other services now regularly offering 25GB-50GB free storage […]

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News from ownCloud, Product
20. February 2014

Libraries SHOULD be Free, and Public, Shouldn’t They?

That’s why today we announced we are releasing our mobile libraries under the MIT license. We are always talking about how extensible ownCloud is – how easy it is to extend ownCloud to do what you need to do with it, well, opening up these libraries is a great example. So check out the press […]

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News from ownCloud, Product, Updates
11. December 2013

ownCloud 6 Community Edition Release, What it Means to Enterprise Customers

I hope everyone saw the announcement today about the release of ownCloud 6 Community Edition. What a great job by the amazing ownCloud community – not to mention the project creator and our CTO Frank Karlitschek. Now that the community edition is here, what happens next? We do quite a few […]

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News from ownCloud, Product
29. August 2013

POOF, You Are Indemnified!

Hmm, does it really work that way? We’ve been hearing from customers lately about one of the 800 lbs. gorillas out there telling them that their data will be “indemnified” if they store it outside their firewall. Beyond the fact that it should give you pause that companies storing data in […]

ownCloud Blog Post
Product
2. July 2012

Oops there goes another Cloud service

MobileMe died a quiet death last week, with Apple transferring all the data to its iCloud service. Sure, this marks a significant increase in  the cloud by Apple but it should also serve as a cautionary tale to users of cloud storage services – especially data synch and share services. Companies […]

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News from ownCloud, Product
18. May 2012

ownCloud inside Stackato – a private PaaS

We are happy to announce that our friends at Active State have added ownCloud to their app store. Now you can easily deploy the complete ownCloud app right into the private cloud of your choice using Stackato. We are not only pleased that ownCloud can be deployed with a click of a button, but […]

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News from ownCloud, Product
24. April 2012

Public Link from Dropbox — what a cool feature

So cool in fact, it's been a part of ownCloud since ownCloud 2 -- released last fall. It's great when family and friends are all on the same sync and share platform, but sometimes you just want to share something special with a group of people without the hassle of knowing what they use. A public […]

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News from ownCloud, Product
12. March 2012

The New Smart is Not Dumb

Picture this: Your business is losing 5% revenue year over year, but your market share remains constant. I know it sounds terrible, but this is where many land line carries are today. Traditional service revenues are declining, because the market for these services is declining from a revenue […]

ownCloud Blog Post
Product
30. January 2012

ownCloud 3 released

Our labor of love is out today and I know you will share my excitement when you spend a little time with Version 3 of ownCloud. What's so exciting? Well, let me start with the extensive polishing the community has done to the look and feel - and the performance - of the calendar and contact […]

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Product
22. December 2011

Zero to ownCloud in Minutes!

How can I try out ownCloud quickly? Was the most asked question since last week. Here is an exciting report from one of you, which we do want to share in order to make it easiest for everybody: Yesterday, I was trying to figure out how to backup my home files to a server. My past experiences […]

ownCloud Blog Post
Product
13. December 2011

The technology behind ownCloud

I will blog here regularly about interesting aspects of ownCloud and the technology behind it. This first entry is about the general architecture and a few of our main design decisions. The goal: The goal of ownCloud is to bring the convenience and benefits of cloud services to people without […]