The cloud service allows you to store data on a server at the institute accessible from everywhere. All data stored on this server can also be synchronised to your devices (Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Android, iOS).
A special account is not necessary, you can use your MPI account.
Here you find [cloud service].
Here the synchronisation software can be downloaded for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux: https://nextcloud.com/install/#install-clients
Please find sync apps for Android and iOS in the App Stores searching for "Nextcloud".
Configuring your client for synchronisation
You just have to enter the servername
share.eva.mpg.de and your username and password.