Why is OSS better than proprietary

Half of All Email Systems will be Replaced in Two Years

Today, Zimbra announced the results of the Ponemon Institute’s “The Open Source Collaboration Study: Viewpoints on Security and Privacy in the U.S. and EMEA” report. Sponsored by Zimbra, the study surveyed 1,398 IT and IT security practitioners to learn about their companies’ involvement in the use of open source messaging and collaboration solutions, and their […]

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Zimbra Social 8.5: Delivering Brand Excellence

Zimbra Community is now Zimbra Social, and we are happy to announce the availability of Zimbra Social version 8.5. Brand is Everything The best brands demand a unique social experience. By delivering an open, scalable and extensible product, Zimbra Social is the only proven high-scale social platform that enables full brand/design tailoring. It is now […]

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Confidence in Estimates of Messaging

What Does TCO Really Mean?

As with other types of software, when IT (or any software selection team) is in the process of procuring a messaging and collaboration solution, cost enters the discussion early. But, not understanding the nuances of total cost of ownership (TCO) can add up over time, both in CapEx and OpEx. In fact, a recent whitepaper […]

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One Brand, One Organization: Keys to M&A Success

A recent interview with Zimbra CEO, Patrick Brandt, and After Nines Content Czar, Joe Panettieri, focused on successful tech M&A strategy. To no surprise, the conversation continually came back to the role of corporate culture. In fact, Patrick made the point that it can often be one of the single most important factors in determining […]

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Zimbra Collaboration Updates (8.0.9 & 8.5.1)

Yesterday, Zimbra released updates to Zimbra Collaboration, both the 8.0.x and 8.5.x trees. Security These updates address the OpenSSL security advisory dated October 15 and provide a partial fix for POODLE (due to the need for both client and server changes). Zimbra Collaboration 8.0.9 and 8.5.1 update the OpenSSL libraries for nginx, OpenLDAP and Postfix […]

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POODLE and SSLv3

This week has brought about the latest security vulnerability. Google’s Thai Duong, Krzysztof Kotowicz, and Bodo Möller made the vulnerability — POODLE (Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption) — public on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. POODLE is a padding oracle attack affecting Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) version 3 and in particular, CBC-mode ciphers. This vulnerability […]

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