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Updated Zarafa-clients (SSL updated & restore collaboration features)

March 27, 2015 by Suyi  

Hi all,
 
Last Friday we have released a first version of patched Zarafa clients for ZCP 7.1. We have received tremendous amount of feedback from the community and partners. Luckily, only a few of you reported some minor issues. We have sorted out those issues and we are now ready to release the final version of these clients.
 
The patched clients will restore the advanced collaboration features. We also took the opportunity to address several vulnerabilities by updating our SSL... Read full post

7.1.12 beta2 available!

March 20, 2015 by Suyi  

Hi community,
 Today we would like to publish BETA2 of ZCP 7.1.12. Main topics are SSL and patched Outlook clients.
 
 “Hey you, Zarafa administrator, here are some more SSL configuration options!”
 
 The main focus of this release is to add configurable SSL ciphers. This allows administrators to configure ZCP components to fully leverage enterprise security configurations specified with the new SSL settings.
 As the ciphers are depended on the... Read full post

updated zarafa-clients (11 march 2015)

March 11, 2015 by Suyi  

Hi Community,Today we had planned to release our new zarafa-clients. This patchwas intended for users who were deploying the client via thezarafa-updater. But Microsoft unfortunately released another updatewhich breaks our compatibility with Outlook 2013 :-(. We’re nowlooking into this issue because our automated patching tool was notable to restore the advance collaboration features.Which users willbe affected?Only users with thelatest Outlook 2013 updates installed are affected. You... Read full post

7.2.0 final has arrived!

March 5, 2015 by Mike  

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Dear community, partner and friends,
Today we are happy puppies because we can announce the immediate availability of ZCP 7.2 final! As with every major release, we introduce numerous enhancements and architecture changes. Benefits are to be found in enhanced stability, security and performance. This new release is the largest one in terms of changes since the major release of 7.0.
 
The highlights of ZCP 7.2
You might not have been able to test-drive the beta releases of ZCP, so here... Read full post

Patched Zarafa clients for latest OL10/13 updates (OEM and C2R)

February 20, 2015 by Suyi  

Hi everyone,Over the last weeks, we have been dedicated to delivering updated clients for Microsoft Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013. Mainly because our automated Outlook patch mechanism was not successful in patching the client directly. We’ll elaborate more on that later in this post.Once we received a notification about broken clients, we’ve started our patching manually. First it seemed that we managed to restore the compatibility within a few moments. However, as you may have... Read full post

Statement Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013 update (KB2956128)

February 19, 2015 by Suyi  

Dear community members, partners and friends, Last week Microsoft updated Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013 and this breaks the compatibility features in ZCP. Normally we are capable of addressing this issue the same day but this time we entered a whole new challenge. What makes it so challenging?Currently we are experiencing crashes on mainly Windows 7 systems after we have applied our patches. We are still in the phase of debugging this issue.  Which versions are affected?From... Read full post

Grab your ZCP 7.2 BETA2!

February 10, 2015 by Suyi  

Dear community members,Today we would like to make BETA2 of ZCP 7.2 available to the public. The highlights of this release are:1. Support for additional SSL settings. These allow administrators to secure their environment to their needs.2. We upgraded many of our libraries like gSOAP, libical and gperftools. 3. We have introduced improvements in our search backend (named ‘Zarafa Search Plus’). The speed of the incremental index process benefits from... Read full post

Minor update for WebApp: 2.0.1

February 6, 2015 by Suyi  

Good afternoon everyone,This minor updates fixes issue WA-7510. This issue can cause a high load on the server. It will only arise when you did not install any plugins. In that case, WebApp will constantly search for plugins, causing the high server load.It goes without saying that you most likely won’t experience this issue when you are already using one of the plugins (for example, Zarafa Files).Detailed info and thank you!This issue has been identified by our partner bitbone... Read full post

WebApp 2.0 Final release now available!

January 27, 2015 by Bob Huisman  

Dear community, partner and friends,
 
After numerous BETA’s and a release candidate, we finally can announce the the arrival of WebApp 2.0 FINAL! Read along to find out every little detail about the next step in WebApp development.
 
What’s new since the RC1?
 
If you’ve tried the latest release candidate, you may already be familiar with some of the new features and improvements. The fixes in regard to Internet Explorer compatibility that were made... Read full post

Python-zarafa update

January 22, 2015 by Suyi  

Hi Community,
 
After introducing python-zarafa earlier this year, we have made many improvements to it (some based on patches from users - thanks!!), added several interesting example scripts showing new capabilities, fixed many issues and also started to write automated tests. As detailed information about individual changes can be found on Jelle van der Waa's blog, we won't repeat this here, and instead we would like to focus on some of the new example scripts (source code can be... Read full post