Making Open Work
May 8–9, 2017: Training & Tutorials
May 10–11, 2017: Conference
Austin, TX
Frank Karlitschek

Frank Karlitschek
Project Founder and Developer, Nextcloud

Website | @fkarlitschek

Frank Karlitschek started the ownCloud project to return control over the storing and sharing of information to consumers. In 2016, he initiated the Nextcloud project to bring this idea to the next level. He has been involved with a variety of free software projects and served as a board member for the KDE community. Frank has spoken and keynoted at dozens of SCaLEs, FOSDEMs, LinuxCons, and Latinowares all over the world.

Sessions

2:35pm3:15pm Thursday, May 11, 2017
Architecture
Location: Ballroom G
Level: Intermediate
Frank Karlitschek (Nextcloud)
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The internet and the world wide web were originally designed as distributed and federated networks, but in the last few years, there's been a trend toward more-centralized services. Frank Karlitschek discusses ways to go back to a more federated approach—in other words, back to the internet's original intent. Read more.