Great news! The Meet video calling app is now available on Univention Corporate Server. In case you missed it: Meet is Kopano’s secure, open-source and easy-to-use solution for video conferencing. It is peer-to-peer and end-to-end encrypted. This means a conversation always takes place directly between the people in the call, with no other parties in between. Because Kopano developed Meet as a progressive web app, interaction with the app feels the same. No matter the device you are using.
The district of Harz as a school authority recognized early, that a school has different needs to the public administration. Therefore the school IT is separated from the IT structure of the administrative district. Their structures enable them to remain flexible and to respond to the individual needs of the schools. A special school needs other applications and end devices than a grammar school. Nevertheless, both systems must be manageable and functional.
The CIO Applications Europe’s ‘Top 20 SAP Solution Providers – 2019’ were recently announced. In this SEP was recognised by CIO Applications Europe magazine as one of the ‘Top 20 SAP Solution Providers - 2019’. This is the annual listing of companies providing SAP Solutions helping clients build competitive advantage and transforming their businesses.
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Many believe their data in the cloud is fully protected from all possible loss. So it may come as a surprise, but by themselves SaaS solutions such as Office 365, G Suite, Salesforce don’t fully protect you against data loss. Forrester Research put it this way “Cloud-to-cloud backup is the only practical option for SaaS data protection” (December 2017)
Our film tutorial explains how administrators can use the Univention Domain Join Assistant to integrate Ubuntu machines into a UCS domain without any further manual configuration effort:
The new version of SEP sesam - “Beefalo” is the universal backup and restore solution for most virtual environments as well as cloud-to-cloud backup. SEP sesam Beefalo supports eight hypervisors natively. New additions are Proxmox VE and the free Citrix variant XCP-ng. The HPE StoreOnce / Catalyst API is also supported for HPE environments.
For quite some time it has been possible to make an online differential backups of Kopano. It is therefore sufficient to make a full backup at longer intervals (e.g. weekly). In between (e.g. every night) differential backups are sufficient, which occupy less space and are much faster.
Not only since the discussions about the GDPR last year, security and data protection have returned to the attention of both companies and users. Following the trend to move as much as possible to the cloud, there are now again conflicting approaches: The “unclouding”, that is the return from the cloud to on-premise solutions on the one hand or the operation of own systems in IaaS environments (Infrastructure as a Service) on the other.
No matter the size of your organization, making backups regularly is essential to your company’s progress. They are your insurance to retain customers and the highest level of data integrity and availability. At the same time you want to be able to easily restore individual mailboxes or even single emails. How can you make sure you can do both?