Zimbra’s broad desktop and email client compatibility enables end users to seamlessly connect to their information and activity. Administrators gain the ability to protect existing investments because mixed PC, Mac and Linux desktop environments are supported on the same Zimbra server.
Zimbra features compatibility with Microsoft Outlook, Apple Mail and other standards-based POP/IMAP/iCal / CalDAV clients. Plus, for maximum offline access to Zimbra Collaboration Server there is Zimbra’s innovative Zimbra Desktop client that delivers a full-fidelity and consistent user experience with the Zimbra Web Client on PC, Mac and Linux desktops.
The Zimbra Connector for Microsoft Outlook (ZCO) provides real time two-way synchronization of mail, contacts, tasks, and calendar between Outlook and the Zimbra server. It is available for Zimbra users.
With ZCO and Zimbra, users may delegate access and have granular control of folder and sub-folder sharing. Plus, users and their delegates have access to shared content offline. For more information, please see the Zimbra Outlook Connector Overview webinar.
The most robust desktop client solution to use with any version of Zimbra . It provides the most complete feature compatibility and supports all Zimbra open APIs. Best yet, Zimbra Desktop is free.
Email clients such as Apple Mail, Mozilla Thunderbird and Eudora can be used with all Zimbra Servers to access email (via POP or IMAP). Calendar client synchronization is also available because Zimbra supports the iCal and CalDAV open-standards (for clients like Evolution, Mozilla Lightning and Apple iCal).