Collabora Online 2.1.3 released

Cambridge, United Kingdom – August 22, 2017 – Collabora Productivity, the driving force behind putting LibreOffice in the Cloud, is excited to announce a new release of its flagship enterprise-ready cloud document suite – Collabora Online 2.1.3, including even more new features and improvements.

The Collabora Online Development Edition (CODE) has been updated too to version 2.1.3.

What’s new in Collabora Online 2.1.3?

The following features and improvements are new since Collabora Online 2.1.2:

  • Improvements in the Admin Console
    • list of users of a given document
    • indication whether documents are modified

  • Implemented basic editing of charts

  • Find & Replace for Calc and Impress (already available in Writer in 2.1.2)

  • New authorization method
    • You can now specify a custom http header for WOPI integration
  • Added configuration of memory handling
  • Added configuration of rlimits
  • Better handling of conflict between editing and uploading documents
  • Extended document conversion API
  • Support for RHEL6 / CentOS6
  • Support for SLES11SP4
  • Support for Debian 9
  • Many more small features & fixes

Collabora Online Development Edition (CODE) 2.1.3

Together with the release of Collabora Online 2.1.3 we will also release version 2.1.3 of the development edition of Collabora Online: CODE. The development edition is aimed at home users and contains the latest and greatest developments. We want as many people as possible to try it out and get back control of their own online documents. We’d also love to get people involved in our efforts to make LibreOffice Online even better. Download the Docker Image, enjoy using it at home and why not participate in the project too!

For more information on CODE, and info on how to get it, please check out our CODE page.

Over 1 million docker pulls!

Collabora Online is growing very fast! The Collabora Online Development Edition (CODE) has reached over 1 million docker pulls in just one year, and is growing faster and faster, providing more and more people with LibreOffice in the Cloud! Get the docker image from https://hub.docker.com/r/collabora/code/ and check out https://www.collaboraoffice.com/code/ for more details on how to integrate this image with various solutions.

Online demo

You can get an online demo of Collabora Online and try it out yourself right now!

 

Try the Online Demo

 

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.

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Collabora Online released in Univention App Center

Collabora Productivity, the driving force behind putting LibreOffice in the Cloud, is excited to announce the publication of the Collabora Online Development Edition in the Univention App Center, making managing your own online office suite even easier.

Collabora Online is a powerful LibreOffice-based online office suite that supports all major document, spreadsheet and presentation file formats and which you can integrate into your own infrastructure. Key features include collaborative editing and secure control of your data.

We are excited to see Collabora Online in the Univention App Center” said Michael Meeks, General Manager at Collabora Productivity “Univention’s popularity and growth, combined with their easy to use app marketplace, and simple application management provides a great experience.

Univention Corporate Server (UCS) is a solution to operate and manage mixed IT infrastructures and user identities via a single web interface. It incorporates a marketplace with over 90 enterprise applications that enhance the environment easily. Univention offer users freedom of choice and builds a bridge between various applications and client systems.

It’s great to work together with Collabora and making Collabora Online available through the Univention App Center” said Nico Gulden, Product Manager Apps at Univention. “Collabora Online provides a rich in-browser, interoperable office document editing experience, allowing our users to run their own online office suite while keeping the sovereignty over their files.


The Collabora Online Development Edition (CODE) app integrates with Nextcloud and ownCloud and requires either app in your UCS environment.

Nextcloud

Nextcloud offers self-hosted Enterprise File Sync and Share, bringing together the convenience and ease-of-use of public clouds with the security, privacy and control business needs.

Nextcloud app in Univention App Center: https://www.univention.com/products/univention-app-center/app-catalog/nextcloud/

Setting up Collabora Online with Nextcloud in Univention Corporate Server is very easy and done in minutessaid Frank Karlitschek, Managing Director at Nextcloud.We are looking forward to see people running their own open source online office suite with Collabora Online, allowing them to stay in full control of their own files.

ownCloud

ownCloud is the open platform for more productivity and security in digital collaboration, hosted in your data center, on your servers, using your storage.

ownCloud app in Univention App Center: https://www.univention.com/products/univention-app-center/app-catalog/owncloud/

Univention has created a very clean and simple system to setup Collabora Online in ownCloudsaid Holger Dyroff, Managing Director at ownCloud.Collabora Online provides Univention’s App Center users with a secure, open platform with collaboration functions for tremendously increased productivity.

Collabora Online Development App in Univention App Center:

Want to try out Collabora Online in your favourite File Share and Sync solution? Download Univention Corporate Server (UCS) and install the apps today.

https://www.univention.com/products/univention-app-center/app-catalog/collabora/

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 Univention:

Univention GmbH (www.univention.com) is a leading European manufacturer of open source products for the operation and management of IT infrastructure, headquartered in Bremen.
Univention Corporate Server (UCS) can be used as a classic server solution in the cloud or in hybrid scenarios. UCS is an economical alternative to Microsoft server solutions and includes comprehensive Active Directory capabilities and an App Center that integrates and operates more than 90 enterprise solutions into existing IT environments.

UCS@school is an education and authorization management optimized for education to centrally manage users, services, applications and digital media. Important basic services such as the provision of WLAN, authentication, printing or file storage are integrated. Other solutions such as e-learning, file sharing or e-mail can be easily integrated via the App Center and linked to the management so that students and teachers can sign up to them via single sign-on.
Univention Corporate Client (UCC) is a desktop solution for the operation and administration of PCs, notebooks and thin clients in companies, schools and government agencies. The software includes a desktop environment optimized for professional use based on Linux.

Univention has a worldwide network of partners and branches in Germany and North America.

About ownCloud:

Organizations that must share confidential data internally and externally rely on ownCloud’s on-premises enterprise Universal File Access platform. Only ownCloud gives IT the visibility and control required to manage sensitive data, preserve business processes and integrate with existing compliant infrastructures while offering users the modern collaboration experience they demand. This is made possible through ownCloud’s open, modular architecture, extreme extensibility and unique federated cloud sharing capabilities. Company headquarters are in Nuremberg, Germany. For more information, visit: http://www.owncloud.com.

About Nextcloud:

Nextcloud offers a unique-in-the-industry fully open source solution for on-premise data handling and communication with an uncompromising focus on security and privacy. Nextcloud brings together universal access to data with next-generation secure communication and collaboration capabilities under direct control of IT and integrated with existing compliant infrastructure. Nextcloud’s open, modular architecture, emphasis on security and advanced federation capabilities enable modern enterprises to leverage their existing assets within and across the borders of their organization. For more information, visit https://nextcloud.com or follow @Nextclouders on Twitter.

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Collabora Online 2.1.2 released

Cambridge, United Kingdom – June 21, 2017 – Collabora Productivity, the driving force behind putting LibreOffice in the Cloud, is proud to announce a new release of its flagship enterprise-ready cloud document suite – Collabora Online 2.1.2, including new features and improvements.

The Collabora Online Development Edition (CODE) has been updated too.

What’s new in Collabora Online 2.1.2?

The following features and improvements are new since Collabora Online 2.1.1:

  • Support for avatars: The integrators can specify a pictures / avatars for the users of the documents via WOPI extension. 

  • Find & replace dialog in the text documents, in addition to the previously available Search functionality.
  • Support for custom buttons in the toolbar. Collabora Online now introduces API for integrators to add their own functionality into the toolbars.
  • Support for hashed admin passwords.
  • loolconfig, new tool to configure Collabora Online: Primarily for creating new passwords, in the future we may add other configuration settings, so that it is not necessary to edit loolwsd.xml manually.
  • Automatic detection of links in the comments.
  • Various smaller fixes.

 

Collabora Online Development Edition (CODE) 2.1.2

Together with the release of Collabora Online 2.1.2 we will also release version 2.1.2 of the development edition of Collabora Online: CODE. The development edition is aimed at home users and contains the latest and greatest developments. We want as many people as possible to try it out and get back control of their own online documents. We’d also love to get people involved in our efforts to make LibreOffice Online even better. Download the Docker Image, enjoy using it at home and why not participate in the project too!

For more information on CODE, and info on how to get it, please check out our CODE page.

 

Online demo

You can get an online demo of Collabora Online and try it out yourself right now!

 

Try the Online Demo

 

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.

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Collabora Online 2.1.1 released

Cambridge, United Kingdom – May 23, 2017 – Collabora Productivity, the driving force behind putting LibreOffice in the Cloud, is proud to announce a new release of its flagship enterprise-ready cloud document suite – Collabora Online 2.1.1, including new features and improvements. This is the first release after the major Collabora Online 2.1 release a few weeks ago.

The Collabora Online Development Edition (CODE) has been updated too.

What’s new in Collabora Online 2.1.1?

The following features and improvements are new since Collabora Online 2.1:

  • Active cell reference (Name Box) in Calc
  • State of the Change tracking is now visible in the menu via check marks
  • Improved animation of the comments
  • Use seccomp’s Berkley Packet Filters to drastically restrict the kernel APIs surface available to our contained document processes
  • Content Security Policy now includes the Referer too, for easier integration in multi-host environments
  • Numerous Calc usability improvements
  • New file types that can be edited were added or improved, including PDF and HTML
  • Many other fixes and improvements

Cells A2 to A4 are selected, as shown in the Active cell reference (Name Box) next to the formula bar

State of the Change tracking is now visible in the menu via check marks

Collabora Online Development Edition (CODE) 2.1.1

Together with the release of Collabora Online 2.1.1 we will also release version 2.1.1 of the development edition of Collabora Online: CODE. The development edition is aimed at home users and contains the latest and greatest developments. We want as many people as possible to try it out and get back control of their own online documents. We’d also love to get people involved in our efforts to make LibreOffice Online even better. Download the Docker Image, enjoy using it at home and why not participate in the project too!

For more information on CODE, and info on how to get it, please check out our CODE page.

 

Online demo

You can get an online demo of Collabora Online and try it out yourself right now!

 
Try the Online Demo
 
 

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.

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Collabora Online 2.1 released

Cambridge, United Kingdom – May 4, 2017 – Collabora Productivity, the driving force behind putting LibreOffice in the Cloud, is pleased to announce a new major release of its flagship enterprise-ready cloud document suite – Collabora Online 2.1, including many new features and improvements.

Collabora Online is a powerful LibreOffice-based online office suite allowing you to access document editing through your web browser. It is interoperable with all major document, spreadsheet and presentation file formats, and easy to integrate into your infrastructure, allowing you to keep in full control of your own data; on-premise or in the cloud.

What’s new in Collabora Online 2.1?

Collabora Online 2.1 has many improvements under the hood and lots of new features that make the collaborative editing experience even better. When combined with one of our many partners solutions Collabora Online is an excellent choice for enterprises wanting a powerful office suite for confidential documents on-premise or for Hosting and Cloud businesses who wish to include online Office Suite functionality into their service offering.

Months of hard work from the Collabora team has made this release really impressive”, said Michael Meeks, General Manager of Collabora Productivity. “The list of improvements and new features show that Collabora Online is going to be the best online office suite out there.

Highlights of the changes since Collabora Online 2.0:

  • Based on the recently released enterprise-hardened Collabora Office 5.3
    • improved interoperability, file-filters and feature-set
    • improved anti-aliased rendering and performance
  • Scalability improvements
    • reduced memory consumption
    • reduced CPU usage, with increased responsiveness
    • bandwidth reduction by avoiding redundant tile updates
    • improved buffering, queueing and traffic management
  • Updated localizations
  • Features, including:
    • Improved comment rendering as a native overlay
    • Change tracking – turn change tracking on or off, and accept, reject or add comments to red-line document changes
    • Rendering much larger spreadsheets of up-to half a million rows
    • Formatting, and decimal separator support by locale in spreadsheets
    • New responsive design, including a minimized UI when in read-only mode
    • New Insert Special Characters dialog
    • Pivot table refresh
    • Non-printing character rendering option
    • Initial Input Method support for Asian languages

Getting Collabora Online

Collabora Online is suitable for large scale deployment, comes with an SLA, Long Term Support with signed security updates and implements collaborative editing of richly formatted documents directly from a web browser.

Enterprises interested in using Collabora Online can check out our home page for more information on partner integrations and online demos. For tailored solutions, contact sales@collaboraoffice.com.

Hosting and Cloud businesses that wish to add Collabora Online to their product portfolio can become a partner by filling in the partner form or contacting sales@collaboraoffice.com.

Collabora Online is only one part of a larger Enteprise File Sync & Share, Groupware, or Hosting solution. Collabora is excited to go to market with a long list of Partners each of which has an integration.

Online demo

You can get an online demo of Collabora Online and try it out yourself right now!

Try the Online Demo

 

Screenshots

Screenshot of Collabora Online with improved comment rendering and Tracked Changes

 

Screenshot of a complex Excel file (xlsx), with multiple people editing at the same time

 

Screenshot of a presentation file in Collabora Online, with 2 people editing at the same time

 

Collabora Online Development Edition (CODE) 2.1

Together with the release of Collabora Online 2.1 we will also release version 2.1 of the development edition of Collabora Online: CODE. The development edition is aimed at home users and contains the latest and greatest developments. We want as many people as possible to try it out and get back control of their own online documents. We’d also love to get people involved in our efforts to make LibreOffice Online even better. Download the Docker Image, enjoy using it at home and why not participate in the project too!

For more information on CODE, and info on how to get it, please check out our CODE page.

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.

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