Open-Xchange Server 5 SP1 Is Bigger, Better

By Steven Vaughan-Nichols  |  Posted 2006-02-17
Open-Xchange is giving its Open-Xchange Server 5 a comprehensive feature update facelift in March with its first service patch.

Open-Xchange Server, which had been the engine behind Novells SUSE Linux Openexchange Server, is a modular, standards-based communications server with a WebDAV (Web-based Distributed Authoring and Versioning) interface.

It can work with both open-source and proprietary e-mail and groupware servers and clients.

Click here to read more about Open-Xchanges SUSE and RHEL bundle.

Key enhancements include:

  • Enhanced usability for Microsoft Outlook users with push technology for real-time connection.
  • Server software has been improved to put less of a load on the server. Additionally, it now supports distributed mail servers.
  • The new patch also significantly enhances all e-mail and groupware communications by adding in the SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) and TLS encryption protocols.

    For a detailed list of new features, see the companys Web service pack page.

    Read the full story on Linux-Watch: Open-Xchange Server 5 SP 1 is bigger, better

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