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From Will Stevens <williamstev...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Supported by ACS logo
Date Fri, 10 Jun 2016 17:55:29 GMT
Why don't we just do something like this and then I can post the final
results after?

http://www.easypolls.net/poll.html?p=575afb1ce4b07327e1c57b16

On Fri, Jun 10, 2016 at 1:03 PM, John Burwell <john.burwell@shapeblue.com>
wrote:

> Will,
>
> Would a discuss thread to get a lazy consensus of finalists work?
>
> Thanks,
> -John
>
> john.burwell@shapeblue.com
> www.shapeblue.com
> @shapeblue
>
>
>
>
>
> On Jun 10, 2016, at 12:49 PM, Will Stevens <williamstevens@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> OK. I agree with that. We may want to figure out how to vote on this since
> we are voting on:
> - which variations we want to allow for use
> - how many to approve
>
> Etc...
> On Jun 10, 2016 11:58 AM, "John Burwell" <john.burwell@shapeblue.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Will,
>>
>> So long as I have been around, the PMC has never voted to accept the vote
>> of the community.  Since PMC members cast binding votes and all votes
>> require a minimum number of bind ing votes, the notion of PMC “acceptance”
>> is baked into all votes.  If you feel we are ready for a vote, it should be
>> sufficient to open a [VOTE] thread on dev@ explaining the changes to the
>> marketing and trademark guidelines.
>>
>> Thanks,
>> -John
>>
>>
>> john.burwell@shapeblue.com
>> www.shapeblue.com
>> @shapeblue
>>
>>
>>
>> On Jun 10, 2016, at 11:11 AM, Will Stevens <williamstevens@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>> @John, if you concerned about the PMC's ownership of the vote, we could
>> potentially hold a vote after the public one to approve what the public
>> vote chooses.  Does this resolve any concerns you may have with this?
>>
>> On Fri, Jun 10, 2016 at 11:08 AM, Will Stevens <williamstevens@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> I personally don't think the vote should be done in private@ for this
>>> one.  I think the vote should be held with all of the following lists
>>> included: marketing@, dev@ and users@
>>>
>>> I think it is important that the user and marketing teams who are using
>>> ACS have a say on this topic as it is not code related and is more likely
>>> to affect their use cases than that of a contributing developer.
>>>
>>> On Fri, Jun 10, 2016 at 10:38 AM, John Burwell <
>>> john.burwell@shapeblue.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Will,
>>>>
>>>> I agree that we need a vote, but I don’t see why it needs to be
>>>> private.  Since the conversation has been public, why don’t we vote across
>>>> all committers on dev@?
>>>>
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> -John
>>>>
>>>> john.burwell@shapeblue.com
>>>> www.shapeblue.com
>>>> @shapeblue
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Jun 10, 2016, at 10:17 AM, Will Stevens <williamstevens@gmail.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> I would like to bump this conversation.  I would like for us to select
>>>> a few of these and then vote on them in the PMC for the purpose of adding
>>>> them to our official marketing and trademark guidelines pages.
>>>>
>>>> Thanks,
>>>>
>>>> Will
>>>>
>>>> On Fri, May 13, 2016 at 6:24 PM, Julia Simon <jsimon@cloudops.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Agreed, and Will, this looks great. A font for each element would
>>>>> also need to be defined in the branding guidelines.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> On Friday, 13 May 2016, Tim Mackey <tmackey@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> That's exactly what I had in mind, Will.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> btw, I rather like Julia's "contributor to" role logo idea as well.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I feel anything which adds to brand identity and allows users to
>>>>>> spread the word is a good thing.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> -tim
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Fri, May 13, 2016 at 5:47 PM, Will Stevens <
>>>>>> williamstevens@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> You are looking for something like this, right Tim?  Pardon the
>>>>>>> choice of font, I am not a designer and did not even try.  :P
 We will want
>>>>>>> to make sure the font names are listed in the color pallet template.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/1392076/apache_cloudstack-01.png
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> On Thu, May 12, 2016 at 2:14 PM, Tim Mackey <tmackey@gmail.com>
>>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> One observation I'd make is that the proposed logos all work
well
>>>>>>>> if you have a white (or light) background. It would be good
to have a
>>>>>>>> variant which allows for a dark background.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> To my eye, most of the "powered by" statements are too small.
I
>>>>>>>> like the weight of #9, but wish it included the monkey. Maybe
something
>>>>>>>> along the lines of #8, but with the font size for the "powered
by" of #9
>>>>>>>> with the "powered by" statement placed centered above the
"apache
>>>>>>>> cloudstack" emblem?  I'm not a designer or I'd mock something
up to better
>>>>>>>> visualize what's in my head. For me, the monkey is part of
our brand
>>>>>>>> identity, and I'd hate to see it subordinate in a logo program.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> -tim
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> On Thu, May 12, 2016 at 1:57 PM, Will Stevens <
>>>>>>>> williamstevens@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Haha.  I am not sure if I should be taking that as a
compliment or
>>>>>>>>> not Giles.  :P
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> On the topic of the branding colors, I have not found
any color
>>>>>>>>> guidelines for marketing material (and I have looked).
 Is that because we
>>>>>>>>> don't have one, or is it just because my google foo is
weak?
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> While I agree the the "color" version is the most consistent
with
>>>>>>>>> the current branding, is there anything that says we
can't use colors that
>>>>>>>>> better match the context in which the graphics are used?
 If we do want to
>>>>>>>>> restrict the colors, I think we should definitely think
about creating a
>>>>>>>>> color guide which we all use.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> I ask because the graphic designer in me actually likes
the dark
>>>>>>>>> blue version in many cases.  In addition to that, we
will need to increase
>>>>>>>>> our marketing activities going forward and having quality
guidelines and
>>>>>>>>> resources will help us present a cleaner and higher quality
message.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> I don't want to derail this conversation, but I thought
it was
>>>>>>>>> relevant considering Giles comments.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> On Thu, May 12, 2016 at 1:32 PM, Giles Sirett <
>>>>>>>>> giles.sirett@shapeblue.com> wrote:
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Andre – this is great work – thanks for progressing
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> I agree 100% with everything Will said
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> (which is strange for me)
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> I’ll refine his comments a little more
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Although I like the novelty of 6, I think 7 will
be more usable.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> I think both 8 and 9 would be useful in different
situations
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> So, if possible I’d suggest that we publish 7,8
and 9
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> I suggest that we only publish the blue versions
of each as the
>>>>>>>>>> colour is quite intrinsic to the brand
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> I’m sure some people will disagree. If anybody
does, shout in the
>>>>>>>>>> next day or two and we can have a vote on this list
so Andre can progress
>>>>>>>>>> (which I think will be the first ever vote on marketing@)
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Kind Regards
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Giles
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> giles.sirett@shapeblue.com
>>>>>>>>>> www.shapeblue.com
>>>>>>>>>> @shapeblue
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> *From:* Will Stevens [mailto:williamstevens@gmail.com]
>>>>>>>>>> *Sent:* 12 May 2016 16:48
>>>>>>>>>> *To:* marketing@cloudstack.apache.org
>>>>>>>>>> *Subject:* Re: Supported by ACS logo
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> I think that #4 and #5 are the least useful because
Apache
>>>>>>>>>> CloudStack is not mentioned and the monkey alone
does not have enough brand
>>>>>>>>>> recognition in order for those to effectively present
the Apache CloudStack
>>>>>>>>>> project (IMHO).
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> #6 and #7 are my favorite vertical versions.  #8
and #9 are my
>>>>>>>>>> favorite horizontal versions.  I think in some situations
#1 will also be
>>>>>>>>>> useful.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> On Thu, May 12, 2016 at 11:31 AM, Cyrano Rizzo <cyrano@usp.br>
>>>>>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Hi Andre,
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Congratulations by the great job! All of them are
very good, I
>>>>>>>>>> think the 3/9 and 2 are the best, in this order.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> I didn't get the difference between 3 and 9, unless
the size.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> []´s
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Cyrano Rizzo
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> +55 (11) 99769-9001
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Universidade de São Paulo
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> On Thu, May 12, 2016 at 4:03 AM, Walter, André <
>>>>>>>>>> Andre.Walter@bitgroup.de> wrote:
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Hello to all,
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Sorry for the miss out, our security rules were too
strong ;-).
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> The URL http://poweredbycloudstack.bitcloud.cloud/
should be
>>>>>>>>>> accessible now from everywhere and we are looking
forward for your comments
>>>>>>>>>> and feedback.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Thanks and best regards.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Andre
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> *Von:* Giles Sirett [mailto:giles.sirett@shapeblue.com]
>>>>>>>>>> *Gesendet:* Mittwoch, 11. Mai 2016 20:15
>>>>>>>>>> *An:* <marketing@cloudstack.apache.org>
>>>>>>>>>> *Betreff:* Re: Supported by ACS logo
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Yes - me too
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Kind Regards
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Giles
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> D: +44 20 3603 0541 <+44%2020%203603%200541>
| M: +44 796 111
>>>>>>>>>> 2055 <+44%20796%20111%202055>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Giles.Sirett@shapeblue.com
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> giles.sirett@shapeblue.com
>>>>>>>>>> www.shapeblue.com
>>>>>>>>>> @shapeblue
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> On 11 May 2016, at 17:10, Julia Simon <jsimon@cloudops.com>
>>>>>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Hi André,
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> I am having trouble accessing that url. Would you
check to make
>>>>>>>>>> sure it's valid.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Danke schön!
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Julia
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> On Wed, May 11, 2016 at 6:33 AM, Walter, André <
>>>>>>>>>> Andre.Walter@bitgroup.de> wrote:
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Hello to all,
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> sorry for the delay, but our designer was off for
some weeks.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> But finally we have put together some proposals and
I personally
>>>>>>>>>> like the idea with the “stamp “ (option 5 or
6) best. So you can stamp your
>>>>>>>>>> homepage or any other Marketing Material with “powered
by ACS”. And we can
>>>>>>>>>> easily include the proposal of Giles and replace
the slogan “powered by”
>>>>>>>>>> with "supporter of" or  "contributor to"
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Kindly have a look at following URL
>>>>>>>>>> http://poweredbycloudstack.bitcloud.cloud/ and we
are looking
>>>>>>>>>> forward for your comments and feedback.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Thanks and best regards.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> *André Walter*
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> BIT.Group GmbH
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> T +49 3591 5253 1415
>>>>>>>>>> F +49 3591 5253 9999
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> M +49 160 90822573
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> E andre.walter@bitgroup.de
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> *Von:* Giles Sirett [mailto:giles.sirett@shapeblue.com]
>>>>>>>>>> *Gesendet:* Donnerstag, 28. Januar 2016 23:23
>>>>>>>>>> *An:* <marketing@cloudstack.apache.org>; Sally
Khudairi
>>>>>>>>>> *Betreff:* Re: Supported by ACS logo
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Hi Andre - welcome to the community - great to see
you here and I
>>>>>>>>>> look forward to working with you and your colleagues
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> It's great news that you can dive straight in with
this important
>>>>>>>>>> work
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> I can't find the old thread on this, but in summary
I think it
>>>>>>>>>> stalled because the cloudstack logo didn't fit nicely
inside the "powered
>>>>>>>>>> by" circle that Sally references ( it resulted in
the cloudstack logo being
>>>>>>>>>> very small)
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Maybe it could be made to work bu somebody with an
eye for
>>>>>>>>>> design. But as ilya says, we don't have to stick
with that design - it's
>>>>>>>>>> not obligatory
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Maybe best to come up with some ideas and post a
link here
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Also : I've always thought that it would be good
to give some
>>>>>>>>>> options that are not just "powers by"
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> A few with words like "supporter of" and "contributor
to" would
>>>>>>>>>> be great
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Kind Regards
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Giles
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> D: +44 20 3603 0541 <+44%2020%203603%200541>
| M: +44 796 111
>>>>>>>>>> 2055 <+44%20796%20111%202055>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Giles.Sirett@shapeblue.com
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> <image004.png> <http://www.shapeblue.com/>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> *Giles Sirett*
>>>>>>>>>>
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>>>>>>>>>> On 29 Jan 2016, at 01:14, Sally Khudairi <sk@apache.org>
wrote:
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Thanks, André --your timing is good, actually.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> We just launched the new ASF identity yesterday,
and will
>>>>>>>>>> continue rolling out the new assets over the next
few months.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> To that end, we have an existing "Powered By Apache"
campaign
>>>>>>>>>> that can be used generally or specifically with certain
Apache projects.
>>>>>>>>>> Please see http://apache.org/foundation/press/kit/#poweredby
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Again, given that our launch was just 26 hours ago,
the icon for
>>>>>>>>>> Apache CloudStack on file is the old one, but still
very much valid. If
>>>>>>>>>> this fits your needs, feel free to use as appropriate.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Warmest regards,
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Sally
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Vice President, Marketing & Publicity
>>>>>>>>>>
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>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> ------------------------------
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> *From:* "Walter, André" <Andre.Walter@bitgroup.de>
>>>>>>>>>> *To:* "marketing@cloudstack.apache.org" <
>>>>>>>>>> marketing@cloudstack.apache.org>
>>>>>>>>>> *Sent:* Thursday, January 28, 2016 9:28 AM
>>>>>>>>>> *Subject:* Supported by ACS logo
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Dear all,
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> I am pretty new to CloudStack community and want
to start my
>>>>>>>>>> thread with a short introduction.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> I am working for BIT.Group GmbH and heading the area
called
>>>>>>>>>> “Cloud Services”. There we are delivering Infrastructure
Management
>>>>>>>>>> Services to big customers (mainly SAP) with a clear
focus on open source
>>>>>>>>>> technologies. That means we do classical IT outsourcing
specialized on
>>>>>>>>>> implementing and operating virtualization and OS
layer with Experts /
>>>>>>>>>> Administrators in Germany (Dresden) and China (Shanghai).
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Giving this background we started last year to build
up an own
>>>>>>>>>> “BIT.Cloud” and decided to use Apache Cloud Stack
and Ceph as focus
>>>>>>>>>> technologies. Our experiences with ACS are really
good (clearly we find the
>>>>>>>>>> one or the other optimization potential ;-)), we
had great interactions in
>>>>>>>>>> the community already and we decided to deepen our
involvement. So
>>>>>>>>>> hopefully you will hear now inputs from our side
quite more often and we
>>>>>>>>>> especially want to increase the CloudStack presence
in the German speaking
>>>>>>>>>> area.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> What we currently miss is a kind of “supported
by ACS” logo,
>>>>>>>>>> because we want to publish our Cloud offering with
a clear statement of our
>>>>>>>>>> focus technologies. I heart that there were already
discussions in the
>>>>>>>>>> past, but somehow it did not come to an end. Do you
also see the need or in
>>>>>>>>>> general would you support the initiative to get such
a logo?
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> In case most of you answer the question with yes,
I see following
>>>>>>>>>> main questions:
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> ·         Would you use the cloud stack (word),
the monkey logo
>>>>>>>>>> or the combination of both?
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> ·         Are there any legal restrictions which
we have to
>>>>>>>>>> consider (e.g. does somebody has to approve this
from ASF side?)
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> ·         Do you know why the initiative in the
past did not
>>>>>>>>>> succeed?
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> ·         Did someone in the past already created
some drafts or
>>>>>>>>>> similar?
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> ·         In case we have some logo proposals clearly
some will
>>>>>>>>>> like it and some won’t. Will we start a voting
procedure or how does this
>>>>>>>>>> work usually?
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Please excuse this maybe stupid questions, but as
I initially
>>>>>>>>>> wrote, I am quite new to this J.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> My wish would be, that everybody can use such a “supported
by”
>>>>>>>>>> logo in case he wants to and I would offer to engage
our designer, to
>>>>>>>>>> prepare some design proposals and share the results
with you.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> I am looking forward for a fruitful discussion and
your feedback.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Thanks and best regards.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> *André Walter*
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Cloud Services
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> BIT.Group GmbH
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> T +49 3591 5253 1415
>>>>>>>>>> F +49 3591 5253 9999
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> M +49 160 90822573
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> E andre.walter@bitgroup.de
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
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