Zimbra Collaboration Suite for Students

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  • Zimbra is a collaboration suite which combines email, calendar, and address books(contacts) within a single web based application
  • Zimbra will allow synchronization of email, calendar, and address books many with mobile devices and PDAs
  • Zimbra will replace WebMail for students by offering an improved interface plus additional services similar to those found in Gmail, Yahoo! Mail, Hotmai, etc.

Zimbra Features

  • Collaboration suite of email, calendaring, address book, and task list in a single web application. It also provides file sharing(with Briefcase), and secure IM. Secure IM functionality to be added later
  • Store and share attachments with others
  • Ability to share email boxes, calendars, address books, and task lists with other on-campus users
  • Synchronize to many mobile devices such as iPhone, Windows Mobile, Palm, and Blackberry(email synch only)

Zimbra MigrationSteps

  • Delete any old email in the In and Sent boxes and empty the trash
  • Visit emailupgrade.umassd.edu
  • Validate that you have deleted enough email for conversion
  • Convert the email
  • Enjoy Zimbra