Installation Articles
Nextcloud Deployment Recommendations
What does a typical Nextcloud deployment look like? The answer varies greatly according to your needs and IT infrastructure. In this article, we will provide you with guidance to install and maintain Nextcloud according to your own needs. Nextcloud... Read More
Installation of Collabora
The usage of Collabora requires a support subscription with Collabora option. Without support option, Nextcloud GmbH is not able to give support for Collabora installations. Installation of Collabora Collabora Productivity provides signed binary... Read More
Installing PHP 5.6 on RHEL 7 and CentOS 7
The PHP language is constantly evolving and improving performances. As a result, old versions of PHP become obsolete and shouldn't be used when they are no longer supported. PHP 5.4 is no longer supported by the PHP team, but Red Hat Enterprise... Read More
SELinux configuration
Security-Enhanced Linux (SELinux) is a mandatory access control (MAC) security mechanism implemented in the kernel. If you install Nextcloud on a Linux distribution where SELinux is enabled, you may encounter permission issues with your Linux... Read More
Automatic Configuration Setup
Installing Nextcloud on several servers should not be painful and time-consuming, as you probably do not want to set up each instance separately. This is why Nextcloud provides a way to automatically configure multiple servers. Creating a... Read More
Considerations on Monitoring
Deploying Nextcloud on a large scale implies a close monitoring of critical software and infrastructure components. In companies, Nextcloud is most of the time run as load balanced n-tier web  and requires infrastructure and application monitoring.... Read More
User Provisioning API usage
The Provisioning API allows external systems to monitor and manage certain Nextcloud features. It provides a set of APIs that these external systems can use to: query, create, edit and delete user attributes query, set and delete groups set quota... Read More
Using Oracle 12c as database
Nextcloud can be configured to use an Oracle database instance or a cluster of instances. A special Nextcloud subscription is required in order for Nextcloud engineers to support an architecture using Oracle databases. Requirements Nextcloud server... Read More