Microsoft Outlook vs Zimbra

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Zimbra vs Microsoft Outlook: What are the differences?

Developers describe Zimbra as "A collaborative software suite that includes an email server and a web client". It is an open source server and secured & fast customer software for messaging and collaboration. The software consists of both client and server components, and a desktop client. It also provides native two-way sync to many mobile devices. On the other hand, Microsoft Outlook is detailed as "Free personal email and calendar from Microsoft". It is an application that is used mainly to send and receive emails. It can also be used to manage various types of personal data including calendar appointments and similar entries, tasks, contacts, and notes.

Zimbra and Microsoft Outlook can be primarily classified as "Email Services" tools.

Some of the features offered by Zimbra are:

  • Activity streams and RSS feeds
  • Badging and points
  • Blogs and microblogs

On the other hand, Microsoft Outlook provides the following key features:

  • Send, receive, and manage your email
  • Schedule and manage appointments, meetings, or events
  • See details about contacts when you hover over their name
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What is Microsoft Outlook?

It is an application that is used mainly to send and receive emails. It can also be used to manage various types of personal data including calendar appointments and similar entries, tasks, contacts, and notes.

What is Zimbra?

It is an open source server and secured & fast customer software for messaging and collaboration. The software consists of both client and server components, and a desktop client. It also provides native two-way sync to many mobile devices.

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What are some alternatives to Microsoft Outlook and Zimbra?
Gmail
An easy to use email app that saves you time and keeps your messages safe. Get your messages instantly via push notifications, read and respond online & offline, and find any message quickly.
ProtonMail
It is the world's largest secure email service, developed by CERN and MIT scientists. We are open source and protected by Swiss privacy law
Superhuman
It is not just another email client. They are rebuilding the inbox from the ground up to make you brilliant at what you do. Specifically designed it for those of you who want the best.
Yandex Mail
It is a free feature-rich email service with unlimited mailbox size. It has two-factor authentication and login history to prevent hacking. It scans all incoming mail for both spam, phishing, and malware.
HEY
Email deserves a dust off. A renovation. Modernized for the way we email today. With HEY, we’ve done just that. It’s a redo, a rethink, a simplified, potent reintroduction of email. A fresh start, the way it should be.
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