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openHPI. open online education

Sign up now for openHPI, the educational Internet platform of the German Hasso Plattner Institute, Potsdam. You take part in our worldwide social learning network based on interactive online courses covering different subjects in Information and Communications Technology (ICT). Enter a fascinating world of knowledge with our free open online courses. Meet other participants from around the world and familiarize yourself with fundamental and current topics in ICT, computer science and IT systems engineering.


openSAP wins together with openHPI the Brandon Hall GOLD Award

Now entering its 20th year, the Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards Program is the most prestigious awards program in the industry. The winners are listed [here][2]. We would like to express our sincere THANKS to YOU, our extensively studying course participants, and all brilliant instructors & experts who made this success happen together with us. ...

"Hit pause and enjoy some snacks at anytime."

Actually, what is the difference between online-education and school? We have asked children. And here you find their answers: [][1]


New course on "In-Memory Data Management“ by Prof. Hasso Plattner

we are glad to announce the next iteration of Prof. Plattners course on "[In-Memory Data Management][1]" starting on September 1st. The 6-week course will be held in English and give you a deep dive into the inner mechanics of an in-memory database. About 90 minutes of video material, the lecture slides, additional self-tests and assignment questions will be made available as learning material each week. Additionally, all learners will get access to the latest version of our extensive reading material.


openHPI receives Digita Prize 2014 for its extraordinary educational offer

71 Media companies, publishing houses and software developers submitted applications for schools, lifelong learning, university area and self-study. The Jury emphasized in its laudatory speech openHPI's well-prepared content as well as its professional and modern design. Please find the laudatory speech and more information (in German) here: ...

Current and upcoming courses

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Döllner
March 10, 2015-April 27, 2015
openHPI Team
April 13, 2015-May 18, 2015
Prof. Dr. Christoph Meinel
June 1, 2015-July 20, 2015
Prof. Hasso Plattner
September 7, 2015-October 19, 2015
Prof. Dr. Martin v. Löwis
November 9, 2015-December 7, 2015

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