Contegix partners with Zimbra, the leader in open source, next-generation messaging and collaboration software. Contegix resells, services and supports the Zimbra Collaboration Suite (ZCS) 8.6. Contegix’s team of experts not only provide the expert configuration and running of ZCS 8.6, but we also deliver a level of Go Beyond support that is unmatched in the industry.

About Zimbra Collaboration Suite

Zimbra Collaboration Suite 8.6 is the leading open source messaging and collaboration solution. Catering to a wide array of clientele including service providers, enterprise, as well as education and government environments, Zimbra offers administrators and their end users countless valuable features and benefits.

ZCS 8.6 now supports Exchange Web Services (EWS) that allows Outlook users on either a Mac or PC to connect seamlessly to Zimbra. ZCS 8.6 also features a state-of-the-art Ajax web client, integrating email, contacts, shared calendar, VoIP, and online document authoring into its rich browser-based interface. Additional custom ‘mash-ups’ can be added using Zimbra’s open source Zimlet technology, a mechanism for integrating the ZCS with third party information systems and content outside of as well as within the Zimbra suite.

Zimbra Overview & Features:

Messaging and Collaboration
  • Connect users to their personal clouds with a smarter mailbox that integrates email, tasks, address book, calendar, files and enterprise applications
  • Choose multiple deployment options: in a private cloud as a virtual appliance or hosted in a public cloud
  • Stay connected anywhere on any smartphone or other device with IMAP/POP, CalDAV and CarDAV
  • Work online or offline with Zimbra Desktop or clients such as Microsoft Outlook using IMAP/POP, CalDAV and CarDAV
  • Integrate with external directories for authentication, address lists and provisioning
Advanced, Integrated Web Experience
  • Boost productivity with an innovative, recently enhanced, robust, browser-based interface
  • New dedicated search tab with common and easy-to-customize filters
  • Easily send and receive authenticated and encrypted email messages using the OpenPGP Zimlet
  • Productive document management, check in/out, instant sharing of documents and folders
  • Calendar wizard finds optimal group meeting times and is interoperable with Microsoft Exchange 2007 / 2010
  • Transform Zimbra into a customized “collaboration hub” by integrating external applications and web services – such as Facebook, Twitter, Socialcast and enterprise applications including Oracle and SAP
Simplified Administration
  • Simplified, task-oriented AJAX Web Administration Console enables anywhere administration
  • Integrated anti-Spam, antivirus and directory services (LDAP, Active Directory)
  • Manage end-user features, quotas, storage policies via Class-of-Service (CoS)
  • Migration Wizards enable customers to rapidly and easily migrate from Microsoft Exchange and Domino environments to Zimbra
Anywhere, Any Device
  • Synchronization to iOS (iPhone, iPad), Windows and Android-based smart phones and tablets, using IMAP/POP, CalDAV and CarDAV
  • Rich browser-based experience for Zimbra email, contacts, calendar and files on any xHTML-capable device


Contact Us today to learn more about Zimbra and the benefits of hosting it with Contegix!