Preannounce: Kroupware Project started

Matthias Kalle Dalheimer kalle at
Tue Sep 10 21:28:26 BST 2002

On Tuesday 10 September 2002 21.42, Hetz Ben Hamo wrote:
> > Erfrakon, Intevation and Klarהlvdalens Datakonsult AB have won a bid
> > to write a Free software groupware server and client for the German
> > "Bundesamt f�r Sicherheit in der Informationstechnik" (Federal Agency
> > for IT Security, BSI). It aims to work in a heterogenous environment
> > and provide email, contacts, appointments and tasks lists.  Server
> > components will be OpenLDAP, Cyrus IMAP, Postfix, and more.  The KDE
> > client side will be implemented by using and extending KMail,
> > KOrganizer and other KDE components.
> First - congratulations..
> It might be a good time to ask - will there be only KDE client? I know that
> lots of people want to replace MS Exchange server with something
> alternative, prefferable - open source, so will there be some way to make
> MS Outlook work with your project, same as with MS Exchange?

Part of the project is a replacement for an MS Exchange server, while still 
keeping Outlook. So that's our goal, yes.


Matthias Kalle Dalheimer
Klarälvdalens Datakonsult AB
Platform-independent software solutions

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