guideCollaboration Server On-Premises

The On-Premises version of CKEditor Cloud Services is an application that can be installed and run on the customer’s in-house servers and computing infrastructure, including a private cloud. It is a highly scalable solution, designed to handle an unlimited number of concurrent connections. It contains all the features of CKEditor Cloud Services available as SaaS.

The information contained in the On-Premises section mainly concerns the way of installation, requirements, management, and differences in functionality between the On-Premises and SaaS versions.

The whole functionality of the system is described in the Guides section, whereas the differences are described in the Features section.

A valid license key is needed in order to install Collaboration Server On-Premises.
Contact us for a trial license key. You can also check out the Premium Features free trial and test the cloud version for 30 days without commitment in the SaaS version!

The documentation in this section refers to a simplified version of Collaboration Server On-Premises which was designed to be easy to set up and maintain (while preserving all features). It also lowers the running costs by reducing the number of servers required to run the whole application to the minimum.

If your usage scenario involves running Collaboration Server On-Premises for more than 50,000 concurrent connections, please contact us to discuss the most optimal setup for your needs.

The Collaboration Server On-Premises installation requires two servers: one for running the application (“Application Server”) and another one for hosting the databases (“Database Server”). Refer to the Requirements guide for more information.

# Next steps

Read how to install Collaboration Server On-Premises.