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May 4, 2014

Blog series: Cool Scripts and Tools

In this new series we want to highlight some of the scripts and tools that you can find in our Github repository called zarafa-tools. These scripts have been (partly) made on customer request and the customer allowed us to share them with the community. If you […]
February 26, 2014

Administration tip #2: How to update from Zarafa 7.0.x to 7.1.x

As the 7.0 version of Zarafa is coming closer and closer to the end of its support cycle we often receive the following question from customers and partners: “How do I update Zarafa to the most recent version?”   tl;dr the needed steps and changes can […]
January 3, 2014

Administration tip #1: How to run WebApp on a separate web server

This blog post is a part of a blog post series about tips and tweaks for a Zarafa server. These tips should make the life of any Zarafa installation just a little bit more secure and stable. An often asked question at support is “Does my […]
June 20, 2013

Zarafa Archiver & Dynamic Configurations with Split Multi-Server

With exploding data sets in groupware systems most environments tend to hard limit the size of mailboxes from users. Users tend to keep their groupware data as long as they are associated to a company which often means years or even decades of data – for […]
May 2, 2013

S/MIME with Z-Push – signing and en-/decrypting of emails on mobile devices

Introduction Usage of mobile devices for corporate purposes has gain a lot of popularity over the last few years in all kinds of companies. It is possible to access almost every information using a smartphone or a tablet. This includes sensitive data like business emails, calendar […]
January 20, 2013
Migrating to Zarafa

Migrating from Groupwise/Novell to Zarafa/AD

This blog entry was originally posted in the Zarafa Community hub. This post is 1:1 cross posted. My name is Remke Schuurmans, and I’m a (linux) System Administrator at one of the Dutch water boards “Waterschap Hoogheemraadschap De Stichtse Rijnlanden”. Our organization has decided to move […]
January 20, 2013

Cool Scripts and Tools – Automated spam processing with python-zarafa and

A few weeks ago we introduced python-zarafa. This new API allows you to easily create Python scripts that interact with a Zarafa server and its data. Today we are going to show you, a Python script consisting of only 80 lines of code that owes […]
January 20, 2013

Python-zarafa: high-level Python bindings for Zarafa

As mentioned in my previous blog post New search using Xapian and Python, we are using Python more and more at Zarafa. For example, ZWS, the new Xapian-based search prototype, our internal testing framework and many custom system administration scripts are written in Python. The main […]
January 9, 2013
Get more focus with rules for Zarafa WebApp

More efficient in 2013 with wizard rules

During the many interviews I have had with customers and partners about WebApp usage and missing features, one specific feature was mentioned several times: ‘filter rules’. Especially for users who get tons of emails from different email lists ‘filter rules’ is a key feature to keep […]