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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!

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
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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
your data your terms - Kopano 2021

Kopano 2021 – “Your data, your terms” applies more than ever before

For several years now, politicians and, in fact, most of Europe have been talking a lot about digital sovereignty and the control over our data that […]

February 10, 2021
Open Source
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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
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A thought experiment: Enriching connections between apps with Solid

In preparation discussions for out talk at this years Cloud Storage Services for Synchronization and Sharing (CS3) conference we also briefly discussed the Solid project. And […]

January 25, 2021
Open Source
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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
Digital sovereignty

Living in a world that lacks digital sovereignty

A statement about blocking an undesirable government figure: I read articles like https://www.sueddeutsche.de/politik/trump-twitter-merkel-1.5170842 or https://news.yahoo.com/angela-merkel-believes-trump-permanent-213832660.html?guccounter=1 and think to myself, Wow. Of course the Chancellor is right […]

January 12, 2021
Open Source

Meet us at the virtual Univention Summit 2021!

Even though everything will be different at the upcoming Univention Summit on 28 January 2021, much will remain the same. As usual, there will be attractive […]

December 17, 2020
Open Source
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Digital sovereignty and resilience

Digital sovereignty describes self-determination when it comes to autonomy, access, availability and control of one’s own data in the digital space. In times of increasing interconnectedness […]

December 11, 2020
Open Source
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Digital sovereignty – what does that mean for your company?

Do you still trust or are you already digitally sovereign? Admittedly, this is of course an exaggeration, but how would you answer the question in principle […]

November 26, 2020
Open Source