Discover some of the Open source applications existing in ALIS App store

ALIS offers you an easy way to use open source applications adopted widely for their security and privacy protection. Through this article, we will walk you through our new cloud hosting provider ALIS, how to use it, and introduce some of the open source applications available in our App store.

What’s ALIS?

ALIS is a one-stop hosting and cloud service provider. There are many advantages that will let you adopt ALIS as your favorite open source applications platform as it is easy to use, flexible, needs a unique authentication, provides backup and restore features and can manage applications. ALIS presents internal features that makes it easy comparing to other cloud hosting providers. It allows your email client to configure your email address automatically, providing a powerful Domain Name System (DNS) server with its administration tool and helps in preventing from external cyber attacks.

ALIS intranet
ALIS intranet

Why is it easy to use?

Most of the cloud service providers need cloud computing management skills to get the best from their services.They do not necessarily integrate easily with your existing applications. With ALIS you don’t need any software engineering skills to get those open source cloud solutions integrated. ALIS takes care of everything, from the activation of the service to the maintenance of security fixes, software upgrades and backups.

How to use ALIS?

You will just have to choose your domain name, select your open source applications from ALIS App store, and you will be ready to manage them all from our web app, without worrying about administrative and security issues.  


To buy your new ALIS instance, start by selecting your applications and filter offers based on your needs:


ALIS deploys ready-to-use open source applications in its store organized into several categories. This list of apps is temporary, as more applications will be added soon to the App store.


Artifactory OSS :
 Enterprise Universal Repository Manager 

JFrog Artifactory is a universal repository providing end-to-end automation and management of binaries and artifacts, as they move across the entire DevOps pipeline. 


GitLab CE :
 Handle the complete DevOps life cycle  

GitLab Community Edition is an open source collaborative development platform, providing git repository management, code reviews, an issue tracking, wiki and much more. It fosters developers and teams collaboration in order to make the software development life cycle much faster.   


  Nexus Repository Manager Open Source  

Nexus is an open source artifact repository manager supporting many artifact formats. 



Nextcloud :
 A safe home for all your data 

Nextcloud is an open source file sync and share server. It provides access to your data through a web interface, sync clients or WebDAV while providing a platform to view, sync and share across devices easily - all under your control. 


RoundCube :
 Simple OpenSource Webmail  

RoundCube is an open source webmail client with an application-like user interface. It provides full functionality you expect from an email client, including MIME support, address book, folder manipulation, message searching, spell checking and much more.  


Discourse :
 A platform for community discussion. Free, open, simple 

Discourse is the 100% open source forum and mailing list platform. You can use it as a mailing list, discussion forum, and long-form chat room. 



WordPress :
  Semantic Publishing Platform  

WordPress is an open source content management system. It’s the easiest and most powerful way to create your own website and blog without needing any technical skills.



Mastodon :
 Free, open-source social network  

Mastodon is a free, open source social network with a Twitter-like interface. It’s a decentralized federated network which means users on one server can seamlessly communicate with users from another one, including non-Mastodon software that implements ActivityPub. Users can publish anything they want: links, pictures, text, video in public or private 500-character messages called “toots”. It is also possible to repost, follow or privately message other users.


Ejabberd :
  XMPP/MQTT Server

Ejabberd is a scalable XMPP application server and an MQTT broker. XMPP is a communication protocol which enables the near-real-time exchange of structured data between any two or more network entities. MQTT is lightweight, publish-subscribe network protocol mostly used in the internet of things (IoT) area. This is the server of choice no matter which area you are working in: mobile messaging, gaming, internet of things, it can do it all. Ejabberd is a true real time messaging platform.


Dolibarr :
OpenSource ERP CRM  

Dolibarr is an open source Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) & Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software. It’s suitable for small sized and medium sized businesses, freelancers and nonprofit organizations. It is easy-to-use and enables users to manage different aspects of their business, like expenses, orders, e-commerce, marketing and reporting.

ERPNext  :
  Open Source ERP built for the web   

ERPNext is an open source, modern, easy-to-use, free, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) & Customer Relationship Management (CRM) used by more than three thousand enterprises. ERPNext has everything you need to run your business, and make it better: it offers financial accounting, inventory management, CRM, project management, human resources and manufacturing.



Coturn :
TURN server for video conference 

COTURN is a free and open-source TURN and STUN server for VoIP and WebRTC. It is needed in Video Conferencing applications in order to open connections between clients on different networks.


Guacamole  :
  Clientless remote desktop gateway   

Guacamole is an open source and web-based remote desktop application that does not need plug-ins or client software. It is practical if the user needs access from a mobile device or any device to its desktop machines through a web browser. 



Jitsi Meet :
Video conferences  

Jitsi Meet is an open source, scalable and fully encrypted video conferencing app. It allows you to create conference rooms, share your desktop, presentations and more, to invite users to a conference via a simple custom URL, to edit documents together using Etherpad, to pick fun meeting URLs for every meeting, to trade messages and emojis while you video conference with an integrated chat. 



Feature-rich web-based office suite 

ONLYOFFICE is an online office suite which provides you with the most secure way to create, edit and collaborate on business documents online. It's online document editor is 100% compatible with MS Office formats.

Collabora :
 Collabora administration  

Collabora is an open source online office based on LibreOffice that allows collaborative access and editing of online text documents, spreadsheets and presentations.  :
  Online diagramming website  

Users can create flow charts, floor plans, organization charts, network diagrams, engineering designs, and other types of diagrams representing data in an illustrative way. 



Matomo :
 Open-source analytics platform  

Matomo is an open source web analytics application tracking online visits to one or more websites and displays reports on these visits for analysis, including the used search engines, keywords, user’s language, the pages they like, the files they download and many other details.  It gives to the user complete data ownership, privacy protection and no data storage and collection limit.


Searx :
  Privacy-respecting metasearch engine 

Searx is an internet metasearch engine which aggregates results from more than 70 search services without tracking or storing user’s information. 



Collaborative Project Management  

OpenProject is an open source web-based sophisticated project management software which support users in the whole life cycle of their project.

Taiga  :
  Agile project management platform 

Taiga is an open source project management platform for startups, agile developers and designers. Its intuitive user interface makes it particularly useful for multi-functional teams. Taiga features include backlog, sprint planning, Kanban board, sub tasks, issue tracking, Epics, and a Wiki function.

If you want to know more about how to use ALIS applications, check our ‘how does it work?’ page.

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