Secure in the Cloud – Two-Factor Authentication for Single Sign-On


Today many services are offered as web applications. This can be self-hosted systems such as ownCloud or Kopano or cloud services such as the Google G Suite / Google Apps for Work. The number of services a user uses for his daily work is constantly increasing. So the desire for Single Sign-On is understandable. The […]

3rd Party App Charts in December

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It’s time for a new edition of the 3rd Party App Charts. Compared to the last issue in September, there were the following changes:

Multi Container Support for Docker Apps for Univention App Center


Since the release of UCS 4.1 in November 2015, the App Center has supported Docker apps. These are applications in the form of Docker images that are deployed by the App Center in a Docker container. To do this, the App Center downloads the Docker image of an app and starts the Docker container. We […]

In the Univention App Center: OpenID Connect Provider

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With the development of the OpenID Connect Provider App, which we announced at the Univention Summit 2018, we have taken another important step towards making UCS a secure and open platform for managing a wide range of services. The goal we are pursuing: All UCS users should retain full control over their data and digital […]

ONLYOFFICE & Nextcloud Now in UCS: How the Solutions Met Again

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Today we share our story about how ONLYOFFICE and Nextcloud have formed a strong duo within corporate infrastructures, and how Univention helps it become even more technically accessible to users.

Implementation of a Standardized E-Mail and Corporate-Wide Backup System with Kopano and SEP

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Learn in this case study how the company Backwelt Pilz consolidated its outdated, heterogeneous IT environment, which was characterized by disparate services and systems. In addition to introducing a standard e-mail system via Kopano, they virtualized on KVM and established a professional business backup with SEP sesam.

Max Planck Institute for Cognitive and Neurosciences Switched Live to UCS


Research at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences revolves around human cognitive abilities and cerebral processes. Among other focuses, this includes higher level brain functions such as language, emotions, and social behavior as well as plastic changes in the human brain. For this, a flawlessly functioning IT system is essential.

Our Third Party App Charts for September 2018

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We provide you today with an updated edition of the Third Party App Charts.

Data Protection for Your IT despite Microsoft Office 365


Do you already know our Microsoft Office 365 Connector? If you use Microsoft Office 365 while simultaneously attach highest importance to the protection of your data, you should definitely try this App. Working from anywhere has only become possible and effective through the cloud, but the administrative effort involved in integrating and maintaining all users […]

New: UCS Dashboard Facilitates Administrator Monitoring

In the UCS Dashboard app, we now have the first (beta) version of a new dashboard based on the Open Source solutions Grafana® and Prometheus. The app allows administrators to check the status of domains and individual servers on different dashboards quickly and simply. The dashboards can be accessed simply via a web browser, access […]