It's great to see people turning to decentralized and self-hosted communication tools at a time when they are more important than ever!

# installations have doubled since mid-March. We suspect a lot of these are # setups, partly fuelled by increasing discomfort with a lack of privacy in centralized commercial services.

Data is from the Debian popcon service, so only represents a small part of the picture (Debian systems that have opted into reporting their package installation and usage data).
Graph of Prosody package installations on all Debian systems that submit their package data to popcon. Installations doubled between mid-March and mid-April.