New Evolutionary Stage – Flexible Roles and Rights Model with Guardian for UCS

Following the release of Guardian earlier this year, we are continuing our journey to raise the role and rights model of our products to a new level. We are excited to share the next steps in this exciting evolution with you.

Univention-App-Highlights: Secure and Centralized Authentication with Keycloak

Welcome to our fourth dive into the world of Univention apps! In this blog series, we regularly highlight exciting applications from our App Center. Today, we’re checking out Keycloak, an identity provider (IdP) that helps UCS admins manage user authentication and authorization in a secure and centralized way.

Univention Corporate Server 5.0-8

The eighth patch level release for Univention Corporate Server (UCS) 5.0, UCS 5.0-8, is now available. This release includes all errata for bug fixes and security updates published since version 5.0-7, including updates for Docker, Python, PostgreSQL, and various Univention-specific packages. UCS 5.0-8 can be updated via the “Software Update” module or downloaded from our […]

Univention Identity & Access Management will be called Nubus in the future


The Identity and Access Management (IAM) and portal, introduced as Nubus at the Univention Summit 2024, are already functional components of the Univention Corporate Server (UCS). To provide more clarity regarding our products, the Nubus product name will soon be visible within UCS.

Unlocking Document Freedom with UCS and Collabora Online

Collabora and Univention have enjoyed a friendly relationship for many years, working closely on large projects such as openDesk, and sharing our time and expertise with each other at different events. We were delighted to host Univention CEO Peter Ganten as our keynote speaker for our annual conference in 2022, and have had the privilege […]

Univention-App-Highlights: Self Service for Smarter Administration

Welcome to our third dive into the world of Univention apps! In this blog series, we regularly present exciting applications from our App Center. Today, we’re featuring the Self Service app – a tool that significantly lightens the load for UCS admins by delegating certain tasks directly to users.

UDM Blocklists: Take Control of User Properties in UCS Environments

Have you ever faced the challenge of ensuring certain user properties, like usernames or email addresses, remain off-limits for future accounts after deleting a user? The new blocklist feature in Univention Corporate Server Version 5.0-6-erratum-974 is the solution. This article takes a closer look at UDM blocklists.

UCS@school 5.0 v5 Released

UCS@school 5.0 v5, the fifth patch level release of UCS@school 5.0, is now available, containing a number of fixes and improvements, some of which I would like to highlight.

Univention App Highlights: Enhancing Office Solutions Through Advanced IAM Integration

Welcome back to our journey into the world of Univention apps! In this blog series, we regularly present exciting applications from our App Center. In our second episoide, we’re diving into IAM integration with two key connectors: the Microsoft 365 Connector and the Google Workspace Connector. These apps build bridges and facilitate exchange between your […]

Univention Corporate Server 5.0-7

Univention Corporate Server (UCS) 5.0-7, the seventh patch-level release for Univention Corporate Server (UCS) 5.0, is now available. It encompasses all errata, bug fixes, and security updates released since version 5.0-6, including updates for OpenSSH, MariaDB, and the Linux kernel. Additionally, an exciting new feature has been introduced: the blocking of previously used values in […]