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Zentyal logo.jpg
Screenshot of the Zentyal Dashboard, Mail section
Zentyal Dashboard
Developer Zentyal S.L.
OS family Unix-like
Working state Current
Source model Open source
Initial release July 15, 2009; 6 years ago (2009-07-15)
Latest release 4.2[1] / October 23, 2015; 33 days ago (2015-10-23)
Available in English (partially translated in 27 languages)
Update method APT (Web front-end available through ebox-software)
Package manager dpkg
Platforms amd64 (x86-64)
Default user interface Web user interface
License GPL
Official website zentyal.org

Zentyal is an open source email and groupware solution, natively compatible with Microsoft Outlook®. Zentyal implements Microsoft® Exchange protocols on top of standard open source components (such as Dovecot, Postfix, Samba, etc.) in order to provide native compatibility with Microsoft Outlook® clients. The email and groupware protocols supported by Zentyal are MAPI, ActiveSync, EWS, SMTP, POP, IMAP, CalDAV, CardDAV and Active Directory.

Zentyal is distributed in two packages: Zentyal Server for SMBs and Zentyal Cloud for hosting providers. Zentyal Server has a development edition that is freely downloadable and its source code is available under terms of the GNU General Public License.

Main features of Zentyal Server[edit]

  • Native compatibility with Microsoft® Exchange Server Protocols
  • Support for Microsoft Outlook® 2007, 2010
  • Native compatibility with Microsoft Active Directory® 2008, 2008R2, 2012
  • Email, calendars, contacts
  • Synchronization with mobile devices (ActiveSync® support)
  • Antivirus and antispam
  • Packaged in an Ubuntu-based server, providing domain and directory, basic networking and firewall services

Protocols Plugfest[edit]

In May 2015, Zentyal organized with Microsoft's sponsorship the first Protocols Plugfest in Europe,[2] aimed at open source communities and technology companies to present, test and discuss technical issues and content around open protocols and interoperability.

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

  1. ^ "Zentyal 4.2 Announcement". Zentyal Wiki. Zentyal S.L. 2015-10-22. Retrieved 2015-10-23. 
  2. ^ http://www.protocolsplugfest.com/europe/