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Z-Push 2.0 beta4 released

May 18, 2012 by Sebastian   Comments (0)

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We have just released Z-Push 2 beta4, the last beta planned for Z-Push 2. It fixed many minor issues reported by our community.
We would also like to thank a group of people at RIM which took the time to debug the Blackberry Playbook with he latest Z-Push 2 version together with us.
We are heading staight to the RC and then to the final version.
There are no real new visible features for the users, but stability and compatiblity was improved for all classes of devices.
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Z-Push 2.0 beta3 released

April 20, 2012 by Sebastian   Comments (0)

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We have just released Z-Push 2 beta3. It fixed many issues reported by our community. Many thanks for that!
Two new features were introduced: - On your phone you can search in emails on the server which are not synchronized to the phone - As meeting organizer you see the status of attendees (accepted/declined/tentatively) on your phone
We also switched our Bugtracker. From this version on all tickets will be found there.
A full list of fixes and the download can be found here.
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Zarafa Collaboration Platform 6.40.15 Beta 1

March 29, 2012 by Jeffrey   Comments (0)

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Dear Zarafa users,

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of ZCP 6.40.15 beta 1.
In this release we did a small number of backend fixes to increase the main stability while in the last leg of support for the 6. general version.

You can find the packages here:

The full change log is found here:

We welcome all feedback in our... Read full post

Z-Push 2.0 beta2 released

March 15, 2012 by Sebastian   Comments (0)

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We have just released the beta2 of Z-Push 2.0.
It contains many fixes reported by testers of the beta1. We would like to thank everybody who contributed with testing and reporting of issues! Please continue that way.
A full list of fixes and the download can be found here.
Z-Push dev team

Zarafa Collaboration Platform 7.0.6. Final

March 15, 2012 by Jeffrey   Comments (1)


Dear Zarafa users
We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of ZCP 7.0.6 final.
In 7.0.6 we've done a lot of backend fixes. An improvement has been added to detect and indicate non supported Outlook 2010 versions. Also, ZCP 7.0.6 is extended with a verify utility to check whatever all data is successfully migrated by the zarafa-msr. As more recent Linux distributions will ship OpenLDAP standard with a dynamic backend, the standard Zarafa LDAP schema file cannot be applied anymore.... Read full post

Introduction into Zarafa during Open Source Days, Denmark

March 4, 2012 by Robert Scheck   Comments (0)

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I am going to give an introduction talk about the Zarafa Collaboration Platform during the Open Source Days (OSD) in Copenhagen, Denmark. I will talk about its architecture and structure, its features, some future plans and how users and developers can contribute to it. Aside from that, I also would like to have a discussion about wanted or interesting features.

Location: Room "Carlsberg Group"
Venue: Copenhagen Business School (CBS), Denmark
Date/Time: 2012-03-11 02:00 pm

The Open... Read full post

Z-Push 2.0 beta1 released

February 11, 2012 by Sebastian   Comments (0)

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We are very proud to announce the first beta version of Z-Push 2.
All desired API changes were implemented. Epic new functionality is available - a real real-time notification mechanism for the Zarafa Backend (requires ZCP 7.0.5).
An updated version of the Mobile Device Management Plugin for the Zarafa Webaccess, which supports Z-Push 2, was released. It has a new feature which allows resynchronising of the mobile devices.
Windows Phone and Windows Mobile 6.5 are now also supported.... Read full post

Z-Push 2.0 alpha5 (M5) released

January 14, 2012 by Sebastian   Comments (0)

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Hi everybody,
today Z-Push 2.0 alpha5 was released.
This will be the last alpha version of Z-Push 2. Next step is to stabilize further the code so we can release a beta version. We need your feedback!
This version implements new sychronization functionalities used by new devices, like 'heartbeat' and the 'partial' sync. It also includes the command line utility 'z-push-admin' which allows you to administrate your devices. Besides of the known remote-wipe functionality, you can see there if... Read full post

New Zarafa Mail Checker for Firefox

December 29, 2011 by Felix Bartels   Comments (0)

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The Zarafa Mail Checker is a small add-on for the Firefox webbrowser, which was developed internally some years ago. As the initial developer isn't with Zarafa anymore internal development has stopped and it is unfortunately not compatible with recent versions of Firefox.
But thanks to the community someone has picked up the project and added a few fixes and extended compatability. As the developer didnt react on my mail asking to publish here, I take the opportunity to direct some more... Read full post

Z-Push 1.5.6 has been built at RPM Fusion

December 12, 2011 by Robert Scheck   Comments (0)

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Hello everybody,
Z-Push 1.5.6 has been built at RPM Fusion for Fedora Rawhide, 16, 15 as well as for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 5 - and should be pushed to the testing updates repository within the next days at latest. Here is the full list of changes in Z-Push 1.5.6 [954]:
Changelog Z-Push 1.5.6 [954]

Added: Configurable $timeout in HandlePing (Mantis #528)


Fixed: A task created on a mobile doesn't appear in Outlook Today view, the due date must be... Read full post