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I am looking for an alternative of Google Drives that works/installs in Ubuntu server. Something similar that offers the same or most of the functions in Google Drive, like file upload, syncing, sharing files, etc..

Note that I am not looking for a client to connect to Google Drive like Grive. I am looking for a server or service that can be installed in Ubuntu Server and that it resembles the way Google Drive works with documents and user groups.

For better understanding of what I am looking for, we can see http://owncloud.org/ which has options like Calendar, events, contacts and other stuff that anybody that has used Google Drive for documents will know.

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You did try UbuntuOne right? blush What is the functionality that Drive has that UbuntuOne has not? Not sure I understand your question. –  don.joey Jan 29 '13 at 15:27
    
Yes I have, obviously google drive has much more than just uploading files and sharing them. There is also shared file editing and much more. –  Luis Alvarado Jan 29 '13 at 15:28
    
@LuisAlvarado Is there any problem with Google Drive? Or, do you want something with more functionality than Google Drive that you can administer? –  TheKojuEffect Jan 29 '13 at 15:33
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One issue I can see is not willing to keep your personal documents on a third-party provided service. –  Marcin Kaminski Jan 29 '13 at 15:35
    
The company wants to keep everything inside the company, but with the features that google drive or own cloud offers. They have an ubuntu server, so this is why I am looking for a solution that works in Ubuntu server. –  Luis Alvarado Jan 29 '13 at 16:38

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Owncloud runs nicely on an ubuntu server. see installation documents here:

http://software.opensuse.org/download/package?project=isv:ownCloud:community&package=owncloud

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ownCloud is fantastic if you have access to a server, quite easy to set up and you can add SSL by getting a free cert from StartSSL –  markfknight Sep 7 '13 at 11:39

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