According to the Company, Zimbra, which will receive investments from
"This acquisition is a reflection of how people collaborate in today's post-PC era," said
The Company said that the dramatic increase in business and consumer use of mobile and tablet devices, along with the increased use of social technologies, is causing an evolution in how businesses operate and how employees interact.
Brandt says the acquisition presents an opportunity to return Zimbra to its roots as an independent collaboration software company with a vibrant open source community.
"Our innovative heritage, vibrant partner programs and commitment to being open make Zimbra and
"As we focus on the software-defined data center, hybrid cloud and end-user computing opportunities ahead, it was important for us to find a great fit for Zimbra's people, customers and partners, and we found it with
Zimbra is an enterprise-class email, calendar and collaboration solution, built for the cloud public, private and hybrid.
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