The Big Sister File Exchange Server
What is it?
The Big Sister File Exchange Server (bIgsIfes) is a simple web-based document server. The motivation behind developing bIgsIfes was the need for a file server
accepting uploads and downloads
providing a simple yet powerful permission system
storing meta data in an SQL accessible database
providing customizable layout
arranging files in a virtual directory structure so that the URLs pointing to documents stay human readable
featuring a virtual folder mechanism allowing us to present the same file space in various views
bIgsIfes was designed to serve documents for a collaborative environment where users are expected to maintain their own files within a given file structure.
Current releases of bIgsIfes are available via
Please use the
Support and Bug
trackers at SourceForge.
There is currently no live demo of bIgsIfes. Anyway, a production server running bIgsIfes is
The Big Sister Contributions File Space
bIgsIfes is maintained by Thomas Aeby (
). Other projects of the same author include
System and Network monitor
system management utility