Zimbra can be deployed either as a dedicated on-premises email service or hosted in the public cloud, making it easy for IT to deploy, manage and scale at dramatically lower costs compared to other legacy solutions.
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Zimbra Standard Install
Install Zimbra Collaboration Server on your existing native hardware infrastructure or your virtualized environment.
Zimbra Virtual Appliance
Instantly deploy Zimbra as a software virtual appliance on top of vSphere without complex installation and configuration workflows.
Zimbra Hosting Partner
Choose from hundreds of global hosting partners to get all the benefits of Zimbra, delivered as a service.
VMware vCloud Partner
Outsourced email with globally consistent, enterprise class cloud service providers that have the highest certification-level VMware offers.
Zimbra Collaboration Server offers a consolidated collaboration service for messaging, calendar and contacts with enterprise IT security controls optimized for virtual and cloud infrastructure. Zimbra offers several deployment options, including hosted, email-as-a-service through partners, an on-premises software appliance, and traditional on-premises physical hardware deployments—as well as various combinations of all these options.
On-Premises or Hosted Email? Which is Right for You?