Collabora shows LibreOffice in the Cloud with Collabora Online at Hostingcon

Los Angeles, April 5, 2017 – Collabora Productivity, the driving force behind putting LibreOffice in the cloud, is at Hostingcon today, presenting Collabora Online for the first time ever at an event in the USA.

Collabora Online is a powerful LibreOffice-based online office that supports all major document, spreadsheet and presentation file formats, which you can integrate in your own infrastructure. Key features are collaborative editing, excellent office file format support, Long Term Support, signed security updates, a SLA, and it’s 100% Open Source.

This makes Collabora Online an excellent solution for Hosting and Cloud businesses who wish to include document viewing and collaborative editing functionality into their service offering can do this now with Collabora Online.

Besides Hosting and Cloud businesses, Collabora Online is also suitable for enterprises that need a powerful office suite in the cloud, or on-premise, that protects their privacy and allows them to keep full control of their sensitive corporate data.

If you want to see a live demo, and get more information on how to get Collabora Online and grow your business with it, visit Collabora at Hostingcon, either today or tomorrow. Collabora is located in booth 532.

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New partnership with Webo.hosting makes Collabora Online available in Slovenia

Cambridge, March 23 2017 – Collabora Productivity, the driving force behind putting LibreOffice in the Cloud, has been selected by Webo.hosting, a Slovenian hosting provider with their own infrastructure in Germany and Slovenia, to deliver Office file rendering and editing functionality in their cloud storage offering.

Webo.hosting offers a private cloud to their customers, and with the addition of Collabora Online, they enables customers to securely edit their office documents, directly from the browser, from any location. Collaborative editing and excellent file support are key features of Collabora Online, the commercially supported edition of LibreOffice Online.

Collabora is delighted to partner with Webo.hosting” said Michael Meeks, General Manager at Collabora Productivity. “We value partners that aim to provide high quality services to their customers.

Collabora has done impressive work developing Colalbora Online” said Andrej Stojanovič, CEO of Webo.hosting. “It’s exactly what our customers need: a powerful online office suite that allows them to access and edit their office files, while respecting their privacy.

If you are interested in more information, please contact info@webo.hosting or sales@collaboraoffice.com.

About Webo.hosting:
Webo.hosting is a hosting and IT service provider with focus mainly on small and medium businesses. We provide many open-source solutions to our clients on our infrastructure (located in Germany and Slovenia) or on client’s own infrastructure located on their premises.

We offer wide range of services from simple web hosting, mail services, cloud solutions, backup systems to complex solutions like high availability systems with load balancing. A team of specialists build custom systems according to the client needs and manage equipment in order to provide fast and secure systems with short response time of our support department. Our main goal is, always was, and will always be to provide high quality services for a fair price worldwide.

About Collabora Productivity:
Collabora Productivity is the driving force behind putting LibreOffice in the Cloud, providing a range of products and consulting to enterprise and government. Powered by the largest team of certified LibreOffice engineers in the world, it is a leading contributor to the LibreOffice codebase and community. Collabora Office for Desktop and CloudSuite provide a business-hardened office suite with long-term, multi-platform support. Collabora Productivity is a division of Collabora, the global software consultancy dedicated to providing the benefits of Open Source to the commercial world, specialising in mobile, automotive and consumer electronics industries. For more information, visit www.collaboraoffice.com or follow @CollaboraOffice on Twitter.

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FileCloud integrates Collabora Online

Cambridge, March 22, 2017 – Codelathe – the developers behind FileCloud– a fast growing solution for file sharing and synchronization, is partnering with Collabora Productivity – the driving force behind putting LibreOffice in the cloud – to offer enterprise-ready online office suite functionality to their customers with Collabora Online.

One of the main goals of FileCloud is to provide customers with a complete file share and sync solution, they already include endpoint backup, data leak prevention (DLP), unparalleled customization options and HIPAA compliant auditing, making the integration of Collabora Online the next logical step.

With Collabora Online in FileCloud clients will have a full online office suite, handling all popular documents, presentations and spreadsheet formats while retaining privacy and security. Collabora Online works directly from any modern web browser, without the need of downloading any add-on or plugin, has excellent document support and includes collaborative editing features.

We are looking forward to our partnership with Codelathe” said Michael Meeks, General Manager at Collabora Productivity. “We love to work with partners that constantly innovate and aim to deliver the most value possible.

It’s exciting to partner with the developers of LibreOffice in the Cloud, and be able to offer enterprise-ready Collabora Online” said Madhan Kanagavel, CEO of CodeLathe. “Many of our customers requested powerful online office suite functionality and thanks to Collabora Online we can now offer that.

FileCloud can either be self-hosted or subscribed as a SaaS service. If you are interested in receiving pre-release information and early access, please contact support@codelathe.com or sales@collaboraoffice.com.

About FileCloud:
FileCloud, developed by CodeLathe, is one of the fastest growing enterprise file share, sync and mobile access solutions. FileCloud is used by thousands of organizations around the world including Fortune 500 companies, governments, educational institutions, non-profit organizations, and managed service providers. FileCloud can either be self-hosted or subscribed as a SaaS service, giving customers the flexibility to pick a cloud deployment model that is right for them. FileCloud constantly improves their offering – in addition to file sharing and sync, FileCloud base product includes endpoint backup, data leak prevention (DLP), unparalleled customization options and HIPAA compliant auditing. For more information, visit www.getfilecloud.com.

About Collabora Productivity:
Collabora Productivity is the driving force behind putting LibreOffice in the Cloud, providing a range of products and consulting to enterprise and government. Powered by the largest team of certified LibreOffice engineers in the world, it is a leading contributor to the LibreOffice codebase and community. Collabora Office for Desktop and CloudSuite provide a business-hardened office suite with long-term, multi-platform support. Collabora Productivity is a division of Collabora, the global software consultancy dedicated to providing the benefits of Open Source to the commercial world, specialising in mobile, automotive and consumer electronics industries. For more information, visit www.collaboraoffice.com or follow @CollaboraOffice on Twitter.

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First African partner to offer Collabora Online

Cambridge, United Kingdom – February 23, 2017 – Collabora Productivity, the developers behind LibreOffice Online, has partnered with Retention Range in Botswana, making Collabora Online available for the first time in Africa.

By including enterprise-ready LibreOffice Online with Collabora Online to their product portfolio, Retention Range provides local and regional businesses and institutions with a high quality, Open Source online office suite that improves their productivity, and allows them to stay in full control of their own office documents.

Collabora Online works directly from any modern web browser, without the need of downloading any add-on or plugin, has excellent support for all popular office file formats and includes collaborative editing features, Long Term Support, signed security updates and a SLA.

We are excited to partner with Retention Range” said Michael Meeks, General Manager at Collabora Productivity. “We value partners that listen carefully to the needs of their customers, and aim to exceed their expectations with the best Open Source software solutions out there.

Collabora Online is an impressive online office software” said Selefo Sabone, Managing Director at Retention Range. “Collabora Online, an online office suite will offer our customers a high quality, user friendly and affordable open source alternative to proprietary online office suites that are currently dominating the market. We are giving businesses freedom to grow.

For more information about this partnership, or acquiring Collabora Online, please contact info@retentionrange.co.bw or sales@collaboraoffice.com.

About Collabora Productivity:
Collabora Productivity is the driving force behind putting LibreOffice in the Cloud, providing a range of products and consulting to enterprise and government. Powered by the largest team of certified LibreOffice engineers in the world, it is a leading contributor to the LibreOffice codebase and community. Collabora Office for Desktop and Collabora Online provide a business-hardened office suite with long-term, multi-platform support. Collabora Productivity is a division of Collabora, the global software consultancy dedicated to providing the benefits of Open Source to the commercial world, specialising in mobile, automotive and consumer electronics industries. For more information, visit www.collaboraoffice.com or follow @CollaboraOffice on Twitter.

About Retention Range:
Retention Range is headquartered in Gaborone, Botswana. Its offerings include identification of suitable solutions for Governments, Parastatals and the Private Sector; deployment of such solutions, migration from legacy platforms, modifications to improve efficiency of the customer’s businesses, integration with the existing solutions and provide support. Among others we offer Desktop Solutions, Web Development Services and Enterprise Solutions. For more information, visit www.retentionrange.co.bw, Facebook or @retentionrange on Twitter.

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Collabora Online in Ubuntu solution for enterprises

We are happy to announce that we form part of the Ubuntu snap-based solution for enterprises, that will enable them to control their data.

Quoted from the press release of Ubuntu:

We have taken the very best available from the Ubuntu snap ecosystem and created a solution designed specifically for small enterprises that delivers a range of high quality self-hosted services which are engineered for privacy.

Frank Karlitschek, Managing Director at Nextcloud, said: “This new solution from Ubuntu is the perfect next step on from the Nextcloud box and brings a fantastic blend of snaps to make it super easy for enterprises to experiment with self-hosted services.”

Michael Meeks, Managing Director at Collabora Productivity, said: “Collabora is the driving force behind bringing LibreOffice to every modern device with a browser, so we’re thrilled to contribute an Ubuntu snap of Collabora Online to this solution. By seamlessly integrating the collaborative editing of complex documents we give huge scope for enterprises to reduce cost as well as to simplify their productivity provision.”

Read the full press release at insights.ubuntu.com and visit the Ubuntu Booth in Hall P3 – 3K31 at Mobile World Congress for a demonstration.

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