Zimbra Newsletter - July 2014

Company Announcements

Zimbra Acquires Mezeo

Zimbra has acquired Mezeo, a software company that provides secure, cloud-based file sharing for service providers, governments and companies worldwide. Mezeo's strong technology portfolio includes patents that cover aspects of storage efficiency and file security. MezeoFile, a file-sync-and-share application, and MezeoCloud, an on-premise cloud storage platform, enable IT professionals to meet security and compliance requirements while offering end users an intuitive user experience that is comparable to easy-to-use consumer file sharing technology. To learn more about this exciting news, view our CEO's blog.

Product Announcements

On-Demand Webinar:
Secure and Private Collaboration

This 30-minute on-demand webinar addresses the three critical questions that both service providers and IT organizations should ask when implementing or upgrading an email system. In addition to a demonstration of Zimbra Collaboration's security and privacy features, you'll also learn how MailGuard, a Zimbra partner, extends Zimbra's security functionality to provide even more value. Watch this webinar today.

On-Demand Webinar:
Zimbra Community 8.0 – What's New

The Zimbra Community 8.0 release has a brand new user experience that is focused on enabling social everywhere. It extends the community experience to mobile users, providing them access to your social communities at any time, on any device. View this webinar to understand what's new, see a demo and prepare to upgrade.

Security Advisory on Zimbra Community 8.x Vulnerability

Our team discovered a security vulnerability in Zimbra Community 8.0. The vulnerability is relegated to a very narrow scenario in which a user within Zimbra Community 8.0 is able to view a user password via a specific API call. Affected versions include (unpatched) and To obtain a fix, please go here.

Patch 1 for Zimbra Collaboration Server 8.0.7

A patch has been issued for Zimbra Collaboration Server 8.0.7. Visit Zimbra.com for release notes that summarize which bugs are addressed and to download the patch.

Beta 3 for Zimbra Collaboration 8.5

The Zimbra Collaboration 8.5 beta is winding down. Thank you to everyone who participated in the program and provided feedback. If you have yet to download and install the beta, the latest and final beta release of Zimbra Collaboration 8.5 is now available from Zimbra.com. Please feel free to provide your feedback in our beta forum or via our beta survey. Thank you!

Meet Our Partners

Code Computerlove – Zimbra Community Partner

Where does your organization call home? We're based in Manchester, with a second UK office opening very soon.

What does your organization specialize in? We work with brands and businesses across the UK and internationally to deliver amazing digital experiences for end users – be that by creating large scale platform builds, creative multichannel campaigns or innovative mobile solutions – which we craft and then continue to make better as technology and consumer trends evolve.

What exciting things does your organization have coming up in the next six months? Following the successful launch of our responsive Zimbra England support community for the Football Association, we will be further enhancing the site and taking its performance to the next level.

Learn more about Code Computerlove.

Netixia – Zimbra Collaboration Partner

Where does your organization call home? We're located in France, with clients all around the world.

What are the top two reasons a Zimbra customer, or potential customer, would interested in your organization? We have one of the largest teams of Zimbra experts in all of Europe. Also, as a Zimbra Gold Partner, we're a recognized expert for companies with a high volume of users and specialize in secure data exchange.

What advice would you share with an organization looking to implement Zimbra's offering? If you are looking for a product that will keep your data confidential with secure data flow, choose Zimbra. It is an open and evolving system that supports advanced and unique technical specifications.

Learn more about Netixia.

Upcoming Events

On July 29-30, Zimbra will be sponsoring EOIF Gigacon in Warsaw, Poland with partner, Intalio. EOIF Gigacon is dedicated to the use of technology for document processing, sharing, and storage for information technology, banking, financial, insurance, government, and telecommunication industries. Zimbra and Intalio will be presenting together, so don't miss the opportunity to meet the team. Learn more.

On July 30, Zimbra and Gold Partner, Special AI, are teaming up for a dinner at Blue Water Grill in New York. Over dinner, we'll share how you can deliver unrivaled value and performance with Zimbra's secure email and collaboration solution, whether deployed in a public, private or hybrid cloud. Reserve your seat today!

On September 17, Zimbra and Gold Partner, Gestion-Ressources, will be sponsoring Salon Du Logiciel in Quebec. Be sure to stop by our booth and say hello. Also, Zimbra's Chief Marketing Officer, Olivier Thierry, will be presenting Secure and Private Collaboration: Three Critical Questions to Reduce Risk. Learn more.

July Issue


Zimbra CTO, Rob Howard, shares how government agencies benefit from social collaboration and open source software. View his article on InformationWeek.

Jon Dybik, Vice President of Product at Zimbra, provides insight into Zimbra's move to OSI-approved licensing for the Open Source Edition of Zimbra Collaboration. Read the full article.

TechRepublic's recent article by Will Kelly covers Zimbra Community, Zimbra's mobile capabilities and the use of mobile by Zimbra's customers. Check out the article.

CMSWire published an article that highlights Zimbra as a leader in the recent Forrester Wave that evaluates enterprise social platforms. View the article to learn more about the report and Zimbra's positioning.

Training Courses

Enroll now for one of our upcoming sessions for the Zimbra Collaboration System Administration course.

July 28-Aug 1
(7:00pm - 11:30pm PT)

Aug 26-28
(6:30am - 2:30pm PT)

Sep 23-25 *live in Frisco, TX
(8:00am - 5:00pm CT)

Space is limited, so email training@zimbra.com to enroll today!

For more information about this course, visit our training website. And check out our calendar for a complete schedule of our upcoming sessions, including sessions also provided by our Zimbra Certified Training Partners.

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