Thank You


The work of the KDE Community is made possible thanks to contributions from KDE Community members, donors and corporations that collaborate with us. We want to thank those organizations that make significant donations of goods and services to KDE by publishing their names on this page.


FosshostDonates virtual serversWe use a virtual server provided by Fosshost to run WebSVN and LXR, and another to host privacy-respecting analytics and statistics of our websites and software.2020-10-31
ClouDNSDonation of DNS servicesCloudDNS provides anycast nameservers for all our domains. Normal namesevers, DDOS-protected nameservers for our important domains and also GEO-ip-based nameservers for providing the right SCM-mirror in each continent.2019-10-29
CloudflareDonation of CDN servicesCloudflare protects some of our sites against SQL-injections and XSS-scripting. It also provides a CDN for common images, javascript and stylesheets which are used on multiple sites to optimize performance.2019-10-01
DigitalOceanSponsors free credits on their cloud platformWe use a DigitalOcean droplet (virtual private server) to host one of our repository mirrors, and part of the KDE neon infrastructure.2016-07-04
Datacamp Limited ( of Content Distribution Network servicesCDN77 is used to globally distribute the common images, stylesheets, javascript and other elements which are used on numerous KDE websites, enhancing performance and improving access to our sites in the process.2016-05-05
stepping stone GmbHDonation of a virtual server ( is used to run an Anonymous Git server, providing access to KDE Git repositories over git:// and http://2013-12-02
Ange OptimizationSponsors a hosted server ( Optimization has sponsored a server hosted by Hetzner. This server is used as a build node for the KDE CI system.2013-09-30
Dalhousie University & ACORNDonation and hosting of a server ( University has donated and hosts it, with network connectivity provided by ACORN. This server is used as a build node for the KDE CI system.2013-05-28
Gärtner Datensysteme GmbH & Co. KGDonation and hosting of a server (ärtner has donated a series of virtual machines, which host Scripty and the generation process for as well as our server monitoring system.2013-05-06
CanonicalDonation and hosting of a server ( has donated and takes care of the hosting. This server hosts a number of websites of varying types, including
BytemarkDonation of a virtual server ( has provided a small virtual machine which can be used for developers that need shell access to a server. The virtual machine also comes with DNS hosting, which we use for most of our domains.2010-07-29
OSUOSLDonation of a virtual server ( server is used for a series of small websites, including the Season of KDE management application, Commit Digest and our Limesurvey instance (
GNU/FSFDonation of a virtual server ( server is used for a variety of tasks, including crucially being one of two servers supporting the Geolocation DNS service behind

This page is made based on the policy as described in the Thank You Policy.