How to deploy FileRun, an on-premise alternative to Google Drive

You or your small business might want to house certain files on a private platform similar to Google Drive. You can do that with FileRun. Jack Wallen shows you how.

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Google Drive is the de-facto standard for so many people and even small businesses. But if you have either an on-premise data center (or just a spare Linux server on your LAN) or even a cloud-hosted service, and you’d like to have an alternative for certain documents and files, why not make use of FileRun?

FileRun is a Nextcloud compatible platform you can deploy as a localized Google Drive/Photos/Music. It’s extendable, safe, brandable and secure. With FileRun, you can share and sync files, access via WebDAV and even connect to it with the Nextcloud mobile app.

I’m going to walk you through the process of installing this platform.


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