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The important role of the Zarafa community in Zarafa’s business model

April 22, 2015 by Felix Bartels  

With more details on future software development and a transition path for community users
Over the last 7 years Zarafa has made significant steps in establishing an ecosystem with partners, customers, community members and others. We’ve got a lot of energy of building an ecosystem together with you. At the same time Zarafa has been in a split between open source and close source components, where we were not able to unleash full potential in development and ‘distro’ adoption... Read full post

New zarafa-clients available

April 17, 2015 by Suyi  

Hi community,
Hereby an update for the zarafa-client which restores the collaboration feature.
On Tuesday Microsoft updated their Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013 which broke our collaboration features. With this new client, we restore this feature. 
you can download the new client via the following link:

S/MIME public beta now available!

April 16, 2015 by m.alberts  

The first S/MIME public beta is here
Dear community, partners and friends,
It is time for another (beta) release! In the past couple of months we have shown you more and more details about the S/MIME implementation for WebApp, and we are happy to announce the first public beta of this WebApp plugin package.
What is in this package?
The S/MIME plugin for WebApp is an easy to use tool that helps the user secure email with minimal effort. It provides message signing for sender and content... Read full post

ZCP 7.1.12 Final

April 7, 2015 by Suyi  

Hi Community,Today we are happy to release 7.1.12 final. This latest minor ZCP update contains two major improvements and several other bug fixes.We have received some reports from our partners and customers which were related to the LDAP plugin. This segmentation fault was caused during the initialization phase and has been addressed in the first beta already.Second improvement which we introduced with the second beta is adding support for configurable SSL ciphers. This allows administrators... Read full post

WebApp 2.0.2 Final now available!

April 2, 2015 by Sean  

Dear community, partners and friends.
It is release time again! As we continuously work towards a stable collaborative web application we have worked hard to ensure a timely release of the new WebApp containing bug fixes and improvements.
What is new since WebApp 2.0.1?
We have received lots of valuable input since the release of our most recent major version (2.0). WebApp 2.0.2 contains several fixes based on your input and feedback. Most of the bug fixes are related to meeting... Read full post

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

pam_mapi supports Zarafa 7.2

March 21, 2015 by Robert Scheck   Comments (0)

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I am happy to announce that my pam_mapi supports Zarafa 7.2 starting with version 0.2.1. At the same time I am very sorry that this update did not happen before the final release but Zarafa unfortunately broke their own rules for compliance for integrations (mentioned on their old website) by simply not publishing a release candidate (RC) of Zarafa 7.2 but directly the final after the second beta (and no, beta and release candidate are definately not the same).
Some frequently asked questions... 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