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New DSM5 compatible version of Zarafa for Synology NAS available

April 3, 2014 by Julian Dohle   Comments (0)


The recent version of the Zarafa SPK (0.5.5) for Synology NAS is now available through the Synology Package Center or the community Hub.
This version is compatible to the newly released firmware DSM5. It contains Zarafa 7.1.8 / Webapp 1.5 and Fetchmail 6.3.26 along with the Web Adminstration GUI which integrates seamless in the Synology DSM Interface.
The Upgrade is quite easy:

Create a backup of your DS (especially your Zarafa mysql Database)
Upgrade to Synology DSM5
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7.1.9 goes FINAL!

March 31, 2014 by Suyi   Comments (0)

Hello community,I am very keen to tell you about the immediate availability of the 7.1.9 FINAL. It has now been moved to the final stack, three weeks after the initial BETA release. This latest ZCP release can be used on production systems. I would like to address a few highlights of this release.7.1.9 HighlightsWhen you have checked out the BETA and/or RC release, you may already know to expect. However, I would like to give you the highlights of the 7.1.9 release once more:

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7.1.9 RC1 freshly baked

March 24, 2014 by Suyi   Comments (0)

Good afternoon community,
Today, we would like to treat you to a new release. We are currently working on the maintenance release 7.1.9. This RC is the next step to a final release. We hope to get some feedback from you in the coming days because this will improve overall quality, for sure.
What you can expect in this RC1
We pointed out in our recent BETA announcement that several Zarafa-search issues would be addressed in the next release. One example is the attachment parser. This parser... Read full post

7.1.9 BETA1 up for download

March 12, 2014 by Suyi   Comments (0)

Good afternoon community,I'm happy to bring you the news about the immediate availability of 7.1.9 BETA1. This first BETA is a maintenance release in the ZCP 7.1 stack.What's in it?Since there were already a significant number of changes, we decided to push out an early beta release to give you the opportunity to test it in your own testing environment.Important fixes include:ZCP-12051: Profile pictures will now be displayed in the global address book. ZCP-12096: Re-enables advanced... Read full post

Urgent issues fixed in ZCP 7.1.8 r1

February 20, 2014 by Suyi   Comments (0)

Hi community,Today I come to you with important news with respect to the 7.1.8 release. We are pleased with the feedback on the latest ZCP release in the last week. Partners and customers identified various issues. We have labeled some of those issues as high priority. We came to the conclusion these issues need an urgent fix. That’s why we now release a revision of this 7.1.8.Which issues are fixed?The original 7.1.8 unfortunately introduced a nasty bug in Zarafa search. Some partners... Read full post

Zarafa Event Belgium: Life Beyond Email

February 17, 2014 by Tom Van Humbeeck   Comments (0)

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Last week Johan from Open-Future talked about Collaboration at the Zarafa event “Life Beyond Email”, the yearly Zarafa event for the Belgium Zarafa Partners and Zarafa Customers. As the title of the event suggest, it is clear that Zarafa is moving from a groupware to a collaboration platform. It all started around e-mail, calendaring and adding 'teaming' facilities. But it isn't about email and sharing calenders anymore.
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Thanks for the support!

February 14, 2014 by m. van Buijtene   Comments (0)

Dear Community,
Just wanted to let you know we had another great experience with Zarafa tech support. And this issue might be of interest to you as well.
After the upgrade to WebApp 1.5 we found out that the ‘enable keyboard shortcuts’ option is automatically deactivated. In an enterprise environment with 2.000+ users that caused trouble for their internal helpdesk and stalled the entire upgrade project.
A quick call to Zarafa support resulted in a script that enabled us... Read full post

Migrating from Groupwise/Novell to Zarafa/AD

February 6, 2014 by remke   Comments (0)

Hello to all !
My name is Remke Schuurmans, and I’m a (linux) System Administrator at one of the Dutch water boards “Waterschap Hoogheemraadschap De Stichtse Rijnlanden". Our organization has decided to move away from GroupWise/Novell. You can probably guess what we did next. Indeed, we migrated to Zarafa.
Why you may ask? We came to the conclusion that groupware system’s compatibility with other frequently used internal applications like a Content Management System is... Read full post

ZCP 7.1.8 FINAL has been shipped!

January 30, 2014 by Kiffin   Comments (0)


Hello community,
May I have a couple minutes of your time? I would like to show you our latest and final 7.1.8 release. The few minor wrinkles in the last couple of release candidates have been carefully ironed out. The final stamp of approval by the QA team means that we may proceed with the launch of ZCP.
The highlights of 7.1.8
The release candidate was released last week. This RC was the foundation for this release, of course. You can read the blog to find out what you will find... Read full post

ZCP 7.1.8 RC release notification

January 23, 2014 by Suyi  

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Good afternoon partners, customers and friends,
Let me start off by wishing you a happy new year on behalf of everybody at Zarafa. Next on my list: the release candidate of 7.1.8. I would like to show you what you can expect in this successor of the BETA3 (that was released at the end of last year). If you just want to get going, use your ultra-fast reading skills and scroll to the bottom for the download links.
The redesign of the S/MIME implementation
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