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We blog about many different topics. Sometimes this is news on things that happen on Kopano, or simply something that we felt was interesting to share about how our teams work. Our blogs also reflect on tech- and non-tech news that relates to us or affects us. Stay tuned!

Future of the Email

The future of the email (2)

In the first part of this blog post, I tried to describe how deeply the medium of email is embedded in our daily digital communication and […]

March 31, 2021
Open Source
Future of the Email

The future of the email (1)

From time to time, the death of email is propagated. In the context of organisational development, it is currently en vogue to promote team communication with […]

March 24, 2021
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Kopano ONE – first steps of a digital-sovereign vision

It must be the comfort. Or the unawareness. Or maybe both. Just now I read a tweet from a former colleague who offers online workshops due […]

March 17, 2021
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Digital Sovereignty MAPI Z-Push

Digital sovereignty for non-techies

When you start learning about digital sovereignty as a non-techie, you start to realise that something as ordinary as sending emails is highly vulnerable in terms […]

March 10, 2021
Open Source
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Competences and skills bundled – structural changes at Kopano

“We don’t get everything right, but we get a lot of things right.” This fundamental finding regarding our commitment to our core topics of Open Source […]

March 5, 2021
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Tracked by spy pixels in E-Mails

Tracking technologies have become a major part of our daily interaction online. Most of the time we are aware that a company is observing and tracking […]

March 3, 2021
Open Source
Digital sovereignty pathways for the public sector

Pathways out of digital dependency

The “digital sovereignty of public administration” in Germany had already been named in 2019 by the Federal Ministry of the Interior under Horst Seehofer (CSU) as […]

February 24, 2021
Open Source
Kopano Kraph

Kopano Kraph – perfectly connected and digitally sovereign

I am an “as-well-as” fan. On the one hand, I want to have digital sovereignty, i.e. be independent of top dogs like Microsoft. On the other […]

February 17, 2021
Open Source
digital patient file

Digital patient file – your data under your control?!

Since 01 January 2021, the time has come – the electronic patient record (ePA) is to offer all insured persons in Germany the voluntary opportunity to […]

February 3, 2021
Open Source
digital sovereignty and democracy

Digital Sovereignty and Democracy

“The German government is critical of the blocking of US President Donald Trump’s Twitter account,” the Süddeutsche Zeitung recently wrote. What was going on there? Wasn’t […]

January 20, 2021
Open Source