Arawa partners with Collabora to offer supported LibreOffice in the Cloud


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Cambridge, United Kingdom – December 1, 2016 – Collabora Productivity, the developers behind LibreOffice Online, and Arawa, a French Open Source IT company, announce a partnership to offer production ready LibreOffice in the Cloud with Collabora Online.

Collabora Online allows enterprises and organizations to run their own online office suite, self-hosted and on premise, allowing them to keep in control of their own data while increasing productivity. Collaborative editing, excellent support for all popular office file formats, Long Term Support, signed security updates and a SLA are key features of this commercially supported edition of LibreOffice in the Cloud.

We are excited about this new partnership with Arawa” said Michael Meeks, General Manager at Collabora Productivity. “Arawa’s experience with Open Source deployments in France will be valuable to enterprises and organizations that want to get their own Open Source office in the cloud with the production ready Collabora Online.

Collabora Online has generated a lot of interest from our existing and potential clients” said Philippe Hemmel, CEO at Arawa. “The ability to self-host, the collaborative editing features and our combined support offering make Collabora Online the best choice for clients that want to increase productivity with an online office suite.

For more information about Collabora Online from Arawa, please contact or

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 or follow @CollaboraOffice on Twitter.

About Arawa:

Arawa is a French IT company specialized in Open Source office and collaborative software. Arawa helps organizations to implement document collaboration solutions that allows them to access information, while keeping in control of their data. Arawa’s large range of services, including setup, development, support and change management, is aimed at tailored projects that fit the specific needs and background of each organization.
For more information, visit or follow @Arawa_fr on Twitter.

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