A Frank OwnCloud Interview | LAS s29e05

A Frank OwnCloud Interview | LAS s29e05

OwnCloud’s founder Frank Karlitschek chats with us about his reasons for starting such an ambitious project, how he plans to keep it sustainable, and the future.

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Free Software Developer, founder and CTO of ownCloud, a KDE contributor, maintainer of the openDesktop.org network including KDE-Look.org, GNOME-Look.org, KDE-Apps.org and many other websites.

Karlitschek is ownCloud’s visionary, chief cheerleader and community leader.

He leads the ownCloud community and is responsible for all aspects of product development.

OwnCloud Essentials

  • Why was OwnCloud started, was it to provide a replacement Dropbox primarily?
  • Has that initial focus now shifted to Google, and other cloud services in general?
  • How do see OwnCloud most commonly deployed in the future?
  • Is there going to be, or is there long-term sustainable company around OwnCloud?

OwnCloud Documents

  • What powers the collaborative editing?

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7 Responses to “A Frank OwnCloud Interview | LAS s29e05”

  1. jim Says:

    Hi, how do you log into Jupiter Colony Cloud?

  2. waxrat Says:

    i enjoy your shows. but the commercials are painful. 4-6 minutes about ting.com? please cap the commercials at 30 seconds. more than that and i’m just hitting fast forward.

  3. fijekladias Says:

    where is the link for the customized fedora distro you talked about?

  4. itcave Says:

    I would love to try out own cloud, but I don’t see a way to sign up as a new user. How do I do this?

  5. Armann Says:

    Great show, but commercials for 24 minutes ?
    Man that’s bad….

  6. William Says:

    how do we create an account for jbcolonycloud.com?

  7. Fernando Andrade Says:

    the Matrix is coming 😀

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