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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!

Independence

A lesson in independence

People are somehow strange in their striving for independence. Just don’t tie yourself too tightly to something that could restrict your freedom. The independent and individual […]

April 28, 2021
Open Source

Bundescloud with Microsoft?!

I have been following this discussion in the OSB Alliance mailing lists for a few days. Now I’ve also read the article from heise about it […]

April 14, 2021
Open Source
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
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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tracked by spy pixels

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
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

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
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