About Karl Klaghofer
Karl Klaghofer is Strategic Technology Manager at Unify Producthouse in Munich, Germany and member of the Atos Scientific Community and Atos Distinguished Expert since 2017. Karl is working for this company and its predecessors, Siemens Enterprise Communications and Siemens AG, since more than 20 years. Positions were mostly in technical domains, such as CTO Office, Systems Engineering, Technical Planning and Standardization. Focus of Karl`s work has been and is the further development of our Unify Communication and Collaboration product portfolio to keep it state of the art technology and standards wise. He heads virtual Unify communities with architects and system engineers from all Unify product groups. Karl holds 50+ granted or filed patent families and is also member of the Unify IP Factory, its internal patent committee. Karl is Austrian and grew up near Vienna. He is married, has two sons and is living in Munich, which is a perfect place for him for combining his interests such as sports like cycling, hiking, skiing, nature and technology.
Articles posted by Karl Klaghofer
A change in dealing with security vulnerabilities in external communication
You cannot communicate that your Software Application has a vulnerability – OR - Your Software must be 100% Secure… these or similar statements were quite normal to hear ten years ago internally in Software (SW) businesses. Especially Sales or Marketing departments had believed, that openly informing about SW vulnerabilities would be a bad idea in…
The IoT Connectivity challenge
I have been working with Unify (now part of Atos), a company fully committed to an Open Standards strategy, for two decades. Without our commitment and investment into the most important communication standards, SIP (Session initiation protocol) and WebRTC (Real-Time communications for the Web), the vast majority of our current product portfolio (OpenScape solutions and Circuit), probably could not exist. With Unify having joined…