Présentation de l'éditeur
Learn to use the robust Zimbra server like a pro using this practical, hands-on guide
- Understand the intricacies of operating the Zimbra server
- Learn to collaborate Zimbra with Cloud, both public and private
- Quick tips and tricks to configure and administrate your own server without the need for an external resource
Zimbra is known as one of the most famous open source mail servers in the world. It is a turn-key solution that contains everything needed to set up a mail server (MTA, AV/AS, Directory, Web server, Database server) based on open source components. Zimbra is suitable for any size of organisation/company, from five mail accounts start-ups to multinational 200,000 mail account companies.
Learning Zimbra Server Essentials is a practical, hands-on guide that provides you with a clear step-by-step process to install and manage a Zimbra server, which will help you take advantage of the real power of Zimbra, without being an expert on it.
Using this hands-on guide, you will start by learning how to prepare the environment for the Zimbra server (for both cases: single server and multi-server), and run it. Then the book will take you through a number of clear, practical recipes that will help you to master the various functionalities of the Zimbra server. You will learn how to prepare the environment for Zimbra installation, how to setup the OS, how to configure DNS and networks, and how to choose the right options for your installation. You will also get tips to customize, administrate, and monitor it. You will learn everything you need to setup a working Zimbra server without the need of an external resource to help you.
What you will learn from this book
- Prepare the environment for Zimbra installation (OS & networks)
- Install Zimbra in single server mode and multi-server mode
- Enhance security inside the Zimbra server
- Manage and customize your user account
- Configure and administrate the Zimbra server
- Monitor the Zimbra server
A standard tutorial approach which will guide the readers on all of the intricacies of the Zimbra Server.
Who this book is written for
If you are any kind of Zimbra user, this book will be useful for you, from newbies to experts who would like to learn how to setup a Zimbra server. If you are an IT administrator or consultant who is exploring the idea of adopting, or have already adopted Zimbra as your mail server, then this book is for you. No prior knowledge of Zimbra is required.
Biographie de l'auteur
Abdelmonam Kouka is a Tunisian computer engineer. He got his engineering diploma in computer science in 2007 from one of the best engineering schools in Tunisia (ENSI), After this he got a master's degree in Information Security from the same school (ENSI) in 2009 and a master's degree in free and open source software from ISI/UVT in 2011. Starting from 2012 and until writing this book, he was a student at master level in Innovation Management (DICAMP.eu project).
He is not only a nonstop student; in fact, after getting his engineering degree in 2007, and in parallel to his masters marathon, he started working as a software developer in HR Access, and then a Zimbra consultant in another company. After that he came back to development with Alcatel-Lucent as a Java/JEE developer to finish with Alcatel-Lucent as an IP/MPLS Expert. He left Alcatel-Lucent in December 2012 to launch in partnership with his friend Ayed Akrout, their own startup TAC-TIC (www.tac-tic.net), which provides ICT services such as software development, open source consulting, and IP/MPLS engineering and support.
Starting with his engineering study period and during all his professional experience, he was an open source activist, a member/co-founder of Ubuntu-tn community, Sabily community, and APOS association; he was also a member of Linux Arabic Community, Arabeyes, CULLT, DFSA, and a lot of other open source clubs and associations and initiatives.