SerNet launched OPOSSO - the OPensOurceSubScriptionpOrtal last year. OPOSSO is in use i.a. as a platform to manage the subscriptions for our own SAMBA+ packages. The source code is publicly available now, the software is licensed under the AGPLv3.
OPOSSO is a free subscription management portal for the marketing of (open source) software: In the past, open source developers who wanted to sell their software project as subscriptions quickly realized that there is no free solution for subscription management, that supports managing passkeys bought via an online store. OPOSSO provides a remedy. Unfortunately the currently available proprietary solutions from Red Hat or SUSE are not disclosed and are unsuitable for smaller projects. The system manages software subscription credentials and runtimes in interaction with a webshop.
SerNet developed the idea for OPOSSO in 2014 and implemented it in a joint venture with beclever.
Visit the OPOSSO repository:https://github.com/oposso-team/oposso
From May 10th - 12th 2016 the 15th SAMBA eXPerience took place. The conference was hosted by SerNet and the international Samba Team. Audio recordings and slides of the presentations are now available at www.sambaxp.org.
This year the sambaXP made it to Berlin for the first time. Despite of the new venue the event was a meeting point for developers and users from around the world which was also reflected in the variety of topics: Stefan Metzmacher kicked off the conference with a deep insight into Badlock (audio / slides), while Denis Cardon told "Samba 4-AD, it works: stories of battles fought and won" (audio / slides). Cardons lecture is a proven toolbox to prepare and execute the migration of large networks to Samba4-AD.
SAMBA+ 4.4.4 has just been released. Packages for various SUSE and RedHat platforms as well as for Debian GNU/Linux and Ubuntu are available.
These packages address a lot of issues, which are listed in the Samba 4.4.4 release history.
SAMBA+ 4.3 packages and all later versions are available as software subscription. They can be purchased at the SAMBA+ Shop, detailed information and prices are listed there. The subscriptions bought at the SAMBA+ shop are managed at our platform OPOSSO. Users can activate their subscriptions here and manage access credentials. The new SAMBA+ 4.4.4 packages are included in existing subscriptions.
The Samba Team at SerNet provides a new set of SAMBA+ 4.4.3 (4.4.3-27 RPMs and 4.4.3-14 debs), 4.3.9 (4.3.9-26 RPMs and 4.3.9-13 debs) and EnterpriseSAMBA 4.2.12 (4.2.12-22 RPMs and 4.2.12-10 debs) packages. These packages contain fixes for regressions introduced in the last security releases. The packages are available for various SUSE and Red Hat platforms as well as for Debian GNU/Linux and Ubuntu. Please have a look at the news section at samba.plus for all details.
SAMBA+ 4.3 packages and all later versions are available as software subscription. They can be purchased at the SAMBA+ Shop, detailed information and prices are listed there. The subscriptions bought at the SAMBA+ shop are managed at our platform OPOSSO. Users can activate their subscriptions here and manage access credentials. The new SAMBA+ 4.4.3 and 4.3.9 packages are included in existing subscriptions.
SerNet's 4.2 packages and older versions will still be maintained as EnterpriseSAMBA and distributed via https://portal.enterprisesamba.com for free. Please note that users don't have to register anymore to be able to access the packages, but instead can use a public user.
7-9 June 2016 marks the date of the Infosecurity Europe in Olympia (Kensington, London). SerNet will present the ISMS-Tool verinice there for the first time. You can find the SerNet team and the verinice.PARTNERS from Sila Consulting at the verinice booth S70 on the 2nd level.
Together we will introduce verinice in its current version 1.12, demonstrate the potential of the ISMS tool and give an outlook on the future development steps. In addition, Sila informs about partner services such as the design, implementation and optimization of a management system for information security as well as certification and training.
You're interested in certain functions of verinice? You want to know if verinice is the right tool for you? Or just give us feedback about the software or report feature requests?
We look forward to welcoming you at our booth. We also arrange appointments in advance! Just send us a mail to sales@. sernet.com