Cloud Storage

at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar

Together with the DFN-Verein (, the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar provides users the opportunity to use cloud storage. The Technical University of Berlin is the service provider and uses Nextcloud software.
The cloud service is independently accessible to each participating university. This service can be used for exchanging and synchronizing data. Access may also be granted to external partners.

Requirements and notes on use

  • The service can be used with a web browser at or with special client software.
  • The SCC can provide the Nextcloud client on centrally administered Windows systems. Please contact or use our online form »Service Requests and Error Reporting«.
  • Contents (files, directories) can be shared with other persons. Usually, the mail addresses of the (external) users have to be entered. If they have already registered at, it is sufficient to enter their name.
  • The storage quota is usually 25 GB per account.
  • Detailed instructions on how to use the cloud can be found in the »Further information« section on this page.

Collaborative Work

Office format files (text documents, spreadsheets and presentations) can be collaboratively and simultaneously edited in the cloud. You will need to use a web browser to gain access to the files.