New site services
- Dr. Tilo Steiger (ETH Zuerich)
This is a session about OwnCloud scalability and its architecture in general. We needed to design a Nextcloud environment for 10.000-20.000 users and decided to do a concept design. This resulted in a comparison of Owncloud implementations presented at CS3, which we presented at the Nextcloud conference;
The Strasbourg University provides a file synchronization and sharing service
via Seafile software. This service is delivered to more than 11000 researchers,
teachers and employees which are distributed across more than 900 structures,
such as schools, laboratories and departments. At this scale, a centralized
management of the accounts, guest accounts, groups, shared repositories...
Excerpt from the university directors decision: "Propose how services for cost effective and secure, long term storage of scientific data are made available to scientists with the possibility to integrate, in a flexible manner, with local, national and international systems for storage of large data quantaties".
With her decision in mind, project ALLVIS, Uppsala Universitys official storage...