ownCloud 5 Released With New Design, Other Important Improvements (Personal, Open Source Cloud Server Tool)

ownCloud is a free software alternative to proprietary web services such a Dropbox, Google Calendar and more. You can install it on your computer or web server and access (and share) your files from any OS, since ownCloud comes with desktop clients for Windows, Mac OSX and Linux as well as mobile clients for Android and iOS.”Unlike Dropbox and other commercial sync and share apps, which store data in the cloud in remote, third-party data centers, ownCloud is deployed on-premise, seamlessly integrating with existing security, storage, monitoring and reporting tools. With more than 750,000 users worldwide, ownCloud offers the ease-of-use, flexibility, sophistication and security not available from basic syncing apps and third-party storage.”Today, a new ownCloud version has been released – 5 -, which comes with many new features and improvements as well as a new interface.New features and improvements in ownCloud 5:new design;option to restore deleted files;new search engine which includes a new Lucene-based full text search engine app;ownCloud now uses Clam antivirus to prevent distributing infected files;rewritten photo gallery;improved contacts, calendar, bookmarks, app management, versioning and file cache (up to 500% faster);faster sync for the desktop client;better security;enhanced external storage app; new documentation;many other changes.For a complete list

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