What is Pydio?

Pydio is open source software that turns instantly any server (on premise, NAS, cloud IaaS or PaaS) into a file sharing platform for your company. It is an alternative to SaaS Boxes and Drives, with more control, safety and privacy, and favorable TCOs.

As easy to use as great consumer software, Pydio is designed to provide enterprise grade security and control. Unbelievably easy to install for System Administrators, Pydio connects instantly to your existing employee directories.

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Simple, Sleek, Beautiful.

Access your docs from anywhere, from any browser.

Most common formats previews (audio, video, PDF, Office Documents)

Native mobile applications for iOS and Android – WebDAV server embedded

Lucene indexation for quick search

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 The ultimate sharing machine

Share files or folders as weblinks with outside world

Secure links with a password, an expiration date or a limited number of downloads

Share folders as workspaces with application users.

Get notified when a file or folder is consulted or modified

NEW  Choose layout for minisites and customize public links

Share files or folders as public links

Share files as public links with many optionsShare folders as public minisite, with many possible layouts.Share folder as a workspace with application usersAll my shares at a glance - Alerts when shares are accessed.Direct download or preview links to embed shares directly in external HTML.

Admininistration Panel

 An admin’s heaven

Pydio is regularly audited by security experts, and if a vulnerability is found, it will be immediately patched.

Pydio users & groups can be mapped directly from an LDAP/AD, or from the most common PHP-based CMS.

Modularity is in the heart of the application: access existing data sources (FileSystem, (s)FTP, S3, etc), develop your own plugins

Monitor users activities in real-time

Dashboard analytics for users and files actionsUsers and groups management. Can be mapped from third party directories.Access Control List for users, groups and roles.Every aspect is a pluginAdmin additional data - Developers resources

 Mature. Scalable. Get HA Out of the box

Source code on Github - Packages on Sourceforge
With more than 700 000 downloads on Sourceforge, embedded deployments in many NAS systems all over the globe, the project is mature and proven.
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No data migration is necessary. The standard access driver is that plain-ol’ file system of yours. Put your data in orbit in seconds!
Object-Storage and Distributed File Systems ready
Coupled with distrbuted file systems like GlusterFS or Object storages like S3 or Swift, Pydio is ready to scale out.

 Developer-ready for integration with third party systems

RESTful APIs online documentation
Pydio APIs are published and documented, accessible via RestAPI and Command Line
Plugin-oriented architecture
Every aspect of the software is a plugin. Create your connector to your own DB or a custom viewer for an exotic filetype!
Simply hook a plugin to nodes events to trigger your own functions
Easily hook to storage events (file created, moved, etc..) and use your custom metadata.