Cambridge, United Kingdom and Stuttgart, Germany – January 31, 2017 – Collabora Productivity, the driving force behind putting LibreOffice in the Cloud, has been selected by united hoster, a German hosting provider with an own data center, to deliver Office file rendering and editing functionality in their cloud storage offering.
The current cloud offering allows syncing and sharing of files, and with the addition of Collabora Online, customers will also be able to securely edit their office documents, directly from the browser, on 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 united hoster” said Michael Meeks, General Manager at Collabora Productivity. “We are excited about united hoster’s focus on customer satisfaction, and look forward to integrate Collabora Online into their cloud service.”
“Collabora Online is the perfect addition to our current cloud services” said Alexander Pelz, CEO at united hoster. “We are impressed the collaborative editing features and speed of development. Collabora is doing an amazing job here.”
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 united hoster:
Everything began in 2003 with the aim of enriching the premium class in the “high-quality” market with the innovative solutions from united hoster GmbH. The business has quickly increased and united hoster was the first provider of Windows vServer in germany.
Since 2009, the focus has been on IT solutions from the cloud for professional use – individual, customized solutions. Since the use of Odin Service Automation Cloud Platform, the speed of delivery has been increased and the product portfolio has been continuously expanded. The high-availability data center is located in Frankfurt am Main, just a few hundred meters away from the world’s largest Internet hub (DE-CIX). In addition to the high technical standards, united hoster attach great importance to specialist personnel in all areas in order to offer a comfortable all-round service.