NetKnights works actively in the open source community and supports different German open source events. We are member of OSB-Alliance the the “IT-Netzwerk” in Kassel.

Partners

Moreover we maintain an active strong network of partners in development, integration, hosting and technology.

Axiad IDS, Inc.

Axiad IDS, Inc.

Hosting

Axiad IDS is a Trusted Identity solutions provider for enterprise, government and financial organizations. Axiad was founded by industry experts with extensive backgrounds in developing, deploying, and managing identity and access management solutions.
Axiad IDS works closely with NetKnights and is actively participating the in the privacyIDEA open source project, which is one component of the Axiad ID Cloud. Axiad ID Cloud is a hosted cloud service providing a modular identity solutions platform for users, systems, and devices. Axiad ID Cloud provides SmartCard, PKI and OTP based credential management and flexible authentication services in the cloud allowing organizations to cost-effectively implement and manage a mix of user credentials. With Axiad ID Cloud, organizations can trust identities from employees, contractors, partners and customers; trust their infrastructure, and grow their business.

bytemine GmbH

bytemine GmbH

Development and Integration

Bytemine is a manufacture of individual software development and an infrastructure service provider. They are explicitly concentrating on open source technologies and provide optional two factor authentication using privacyIDEA for the hosted systems of their customers. Bytemine developed privacyIDEA plugins for several products like bytemine idb, OpenVPN4UCS, RequestTracker or Zarafa WebApp. They are using privacyIDEA two factor authentication in their hybrid cloud scenarios.
Bytemine monitors privacyIDEA installations using Icinga and they are involved in the development of the privacyIDEA Icinga checks.

D9T GmbH

D9T GmbH

Hosting

D9T located in Ulm has many years of experience in developing and hosting open source applications. They are hosting applications like TYPO3, Wordpres,, ownCloud, Plone, Drupal, SugarCRM, Odoo and of course privacyIDEA. Only with a few clicks you can fire up your privacyIDEA instance.
Togeather with NetKnights D9T provides professional support for the hosted systems.

Lastsquirrel IT

Lastsquirrel IT

Development

Lastsquirrel IT supports the implementation of plugins and applications connected to privacyIDEA. They are lead development of the privacyIDEA Credential Provider, which allows two factor authentication at the Windows desktop. They are also implementing a ADFS plugin to do 2FA against privacyIDEA.

Nitrokey UG

Nitrokey UG

Techonology and Development

Nitrokey is located in Berlin and provides different USB keys for authenticatino and encryption. The Nitrokey Pro is based on the GnuPG smartcard. Nitrokey sticks to open source software, firmware and open hardware.

Togeather we are working on the integration of the Nitrokeys into privacyIDEA which can be used as the central 2FA management system. Thus the Nitrokey provides an open, transparent and trustworthy authentication hardware managed with the open source authentication system privacyIDEA.

ownCloud GmbH

ownCloud GmbH

Technology

Organizations that must share confidential data internally and externally rely on the On-Premises Solution from ownCloud - the open platform for better productivity and security within digital collaboration. It enables users to access data no matter where it is stored or which device is used. Only ownCloud gives organizations the visibility and control required to manage sensitive data, preserve business processes and integrate with existing compliant infrastructures while offering users the modern collaboration experience they demand.
privacyIDEA is the sensible enhancement to ownCloud to protect access to sensitive data with a trustworthy Two-Factor-Authentication. ownCloud and NetKnights continously improve the integration of privacyIDEA into ownCloud. Both are working togeather on the Authentication API of ownCloud, to provide a flexible and secure integration of third party authentication systems like privacyIDEA.

Univention GmbH

Univention GmbH

Technology

NetKnights builds packages of privacyIDEA for the Univention AppCenter which can be easily installed on the Univention Corporate Server. We are working together tightly. The privacyIDEA SAML plugin or PAM plugin integrates with the Univention Corporate Server and allows two factor authentication at the Univention Management Console.