Yahoo Sheds Zimbra, VMware Gains A Foundation For Web Apps

<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/zimbra-.jpg" width="167" height="54" /> It's done. VMware has <a href="http://www.vmware.com/company/news/releases/zimbra.html">bought</a>

Exclusive: Yahoo's VP Applications Scott Dietzen Calls It Quits

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/10/dietzen-154x200.jpg" width="154" height="200" />We've just learned that <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/scott-dietzen">Scott Dietzen

Google Puts The Squeeze On Free Apps (Updated)

<img alt="" />Google says the vast majority of the 1 million businesses that use <a href="http://www.google.com/apps/intl/en/business/index.html">Google Apps</a> opt for the free advertising supported

Zimbra Heads To The Cloud For Academic Institutions

<a href="http://www.zimbra.com"><img src="http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0000/1081/1081v1-max-250x250.png" class="shot2" /></a> <a href="http://www.zimbra.com">Zimbra</a>, the collab

Cisco Beefs Up WebEx With $215 Million Acquisition of Email Startup PostPath

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2008/08/postpath-logo.png" />Cisco is getting into the Web e-mail game with a <a href="http://newsroom.cisco.com/dlls/2008/corp_082708.html">$215 mill

Zimbra Releases Version 3 Of Open Source Email Client, And It's Awesome

Yahoo’s Zimbra launches version 3 of its open source desktop email client this morning that is designed to compete with Outlook, Mozilla Thunderbird, Mac Mail, etc. This is a new iteration of th

Stanford Chooses Zimbra Over Gmail, Outlook

Webmail in the educational market appears to be a three horse race between Zimbra, Gmail and Outlook/Microsoft Exchange. And today, Yahoo’s Zimbra won out against the other two in a bid to provi

Yahoo's Zimbra Releases v5.0 with BlackBerry Support, New Ajax Features

Zimbra, an open-source alternative to Microsoft Exchange Server that was acquired by Yahoo this past September, has released version 5.0 of its collaboration suite. The upgrades are various and wide-r

Breaking: Yahoo Acquires Zimbra For $350 million in Cash

Yahoo will announce the acquisition of open source online/offline office suite Zimbra this evening, we just heard through a very solid source. The price: $350 million, in cash, confirmed. Our coverage

Twelve Million New Customers For Zimbra – Partnership With Comcast

Comcast is ditching its antiquidated webmail software and replacing it with Zimbra’s Ajax office suite, the companies will announce this evening. That’s good news for Comcast’s twelv

Zimbra Desktop To Launch: Full Offline Functionality

Zimbra will announce a new offline client application, Zimbra Desktop, later this week. It will allow Zimbra users to access and use Zimbra’s email and other office applications, in the browser,

Zimbra: 6 million Paid Mailboxes

We first covered Zimbra back in September 2005. Zimbra is an Ajax Microsoft exchange competitor with a webmail service that thousands of businesses and organizations use to handle email, contacts and

Zimbra: 4 Million Paid Mailboxes and Counting

What do Digg, Mozilla, the University of Bern Switzerland and the Times of India have in common? According to an announcement today, they are all among the 1000+ customers of web based open source com

The Companies of Web 2.0, Part 1

The Web 2.0 conference kicked off today with a number of great workshops. The highlights for us were the Attention Trust board meeting (posts below) and, of course, the Launchpad workshop where a doze

Zimbra – Web/Ajax Based Outlook

Company: Zimbra Founded: 2003 Location: San Mateo, CA We saw that really well done Ajax web applications like Writely can open people’s eyes to the future of the computing and the place that web