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IT Concepts for the School District of Harz
Thursday, Dec 19, 2019

IT Concepts for the School District of Harz

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.

UCS 4.4 is out now!
Thursday, Mar 28, 2019

UCS 4.4 is out now!

UCS 4.4 is out now with a focus on new features, higher security and ease of administration. With the application “Admin Diary”, UCS now supports administrators in making administrative activities traceable. For higher security, password policies can be defined more strictly and flexibly. UCS 4.4 has also added support for trusts, which enables the integration of services operated in Microsoft domains. Users can now enjoy an enhanced Self Service that eliminates the need for numerous admin …

Univention confirms support as RedHat and SUSE drop OpenLDAP
Monday, Sep 10, 2018

Univention confirms support as RedHat and SUSE drop OpenLDAP

In August, OpenLDAP celebrated its 20th birthday while RedHat and SUSE announced the discontinuation of this open solution. But in contrast Univention have announced that they will continue to support and use OpenLDAP.

Brief Introduction to SAML
Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017

Brief Introduction to SAML

SAML offers a web-based single sign-on for access to numerous services without the need to re-enter login data every time. The SSO mechanism takes over the authentication transparently in the background.

Brief Introduction to UCS Single Sign-On (SSO)
Tuesday, Dec 20, 2016

Brief Introduction to UCS Single Sign-On (SSO)

The increasing number of programs that employees in companies have to deal with day in, day out makes their work not only easier but also increasingly more complex. In addition, a higher number of applications also translates to an increasing security risk for the data in the corporate network.

Video - AD services with UCS 4 and Samba 4
Tuesday, Oct 6, 2015

Video - AD services with UCS 4 and Samba 4

Demo video - First steps with UCS: AD services with UCS and Samba 4

No More Windows Server 2003 Support
Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015

No More Windows Server 2003 Support

No More Windows Server 2003 Support represents the end of an era and opportunity for an open future…

Video: AD services with Univention and Samba 4
Friday, Oct 24, 2014

Video: AD services with Univention and Samba 4

New demo video - First steps with UCS: AD services with UCS and Samba 4

Integrate Enterprise Linux applications into existing AD domains
Friday, Oct 10, 2014

Integrate Enterprise Linux applications into existing AD domains

This new article describes briefly the different configurations available with the new “UCS Active Directory Connection” tool, which ensures the trouble-free integration of UCS into existing Active Directory domains.

Release of UCS 3.2-3: Two operation modes for AD environments
Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014

Release of UCS 3.2-3: Two operation modes for AD environments

Univention UCS 3.2-3 now includes the new module “Active Directory Connection”, which replaces the older “Active Director Connector” module.