Balsa is an open source knowledge management platform that has an aim to meet the most demanding privacy and security standards. Balsa centralizes your company documents, helping you collaborate and get organized using a single, privacy-focusing service.
Balsa helps diversified, team-based organizations collaborate and share knowledge seamlessly and securely. It centralizes internal knowledge and workflow, without worrying about security and data privacy. With Balsa, you can get up and start collaborating quickly with the help of integrations and underlying robust, secure infrastructure.
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Balsa is “work processing” made simple and secure.
We realize you need a modern, fast, plugin based knowledge management platform that you can trust. Balsa centralizes your company documents, helping you collaborate and get organized using a single, privacy-focusing service.
Balsa installer assumes it is running on a vanilla Ubuntu without any services listening on port 80 or 443 (which should also be open to incoming traffic). Once run, it takes care of every configuration and doesn't require any additional, manual intervention.
To deploy Balsa, download the latest release and run:
We are going to add more Linux distributions (e.g CentOS and RHEL) in the very near future.
What we would like to add on top of Balsa are as follows:
|Currently working on||Near term features||Long term features|
|Offline access||Spreadsheet support||A full fledged database|
|Emoji support||Image annotations||Edit/annotate images|
|Smart links preview||Calendar support||Search in PDFs|
|File lock & unlock||Document history||Search in images|
|Evernote importer||Any file upload & storage||Spell checker|
|Document anchors||Bulk image upload||Mobile apps for iOS/Android|
|Font & table bg colors||Tip/warn/error/note extension|
|LDAP support for Enterprise Edition||Web clipper|
|Confluence importer||Gantt support|
|Plugin support||Table of contents|
Security is critical to us. If you discover any issue regarding security, please disclose the information responsibly by sending an email to [email protected] and not by creating a GitHub issue. We'll respond immediately.
In case there is a feature you care about currently missing, make sure to browse the issue tracker and add your "👍" reaction to the issue(s) you care about. That way you will help us prioritize those ones.