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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!

Open source, of course…

“Basically, of course, FOSS (Free and Open Source Software) in government is always welcome first.” – Reading this statement in a blog post a few days […]

June 30, 2021
Open Source

Brainwashed by Microsoft

“At least it works,” replied a father recently in response to my criticism of the use of MS365 in online classes. It very much irritated me […]

June 23, 2021
Open Source

The internet is broken

A few days ago, heise.de ran the headline “The Internet is broken”, presumably driving the click rate per article to not inconsiderable heights. What happened? A […]

June 16, 2021
Open Source
letter from the future

Digitization in Public Sectors – a letter from the future

The foyer and the open workshop spaces of the town hall are bustling with activity. In the open plenum, a group of artists is working on […]

June 2, 2021
Open Source
Open Source Alternative

Open Source Alternative for Microsoft Graph

It seems that the topic of digital sovereignty is becoming a bigger focus for more and more companies, administrations, educational institutions and institutions. Slowly but steadily, […]

May 26, 2021
Open Source

Z-Push – new URLs for repositories and wiki

The systems on which the Z-Hub project used to run are no longer online. Since the domain does not belong to us, we had no direct […]

May 20, 2021
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Microsoft is not a solution for schools

It’s no secret that Kopano is being critical of proprietary software solutions. Digital sovereignty is our top priority and all Kopaneros and Kopaneras work every day […]

May 19, 2021
Open Source

Digital resilience is not enough

The term resilience comes from psychology and generally refers to the resistance that a person develops in crisis situations. It is about the ability to deal […]

May 12, 2021
Open Source

Kopano ONE on your smartphone or tablet

You can easily bring your Kopano e-mails, appointments and contacts to your Apple iPhone/iPad or Android smartphone/tablet via ActiveSync. To make this possible, the ActiveSync-compatible Z-Push […]

May 5, 2021
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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