Simply Mail Solutions have announced a significant contract win for a dedicated Zimbra Collaboration Suite Hosted server for EzGov Europe the prominent e-government provider. The server is hosted in SMS’s secure facilities in Manchester and provides enhanced email facilities to over 100 users along with collaborative features such as calendars, contacts and task management. Zimbra is an Open Source enhanced email server.
Commented Colin Smith SMS Managing Director “This is a significant order for us and shows how the market is changing as more and more organisations outsource their email. Of course as in this case email nowadays means much more than before with collaborative features and mobile email access top of the agenda at organisations across the UK.”
Frank Moyer, CEO of EzGov Europe, said: "EzGov Europe is very heavily focused on collaboration and communication between its offices in London, Birmingham and Amsterdam. Our staff are often working on very technical and complex projects, so having access to an e-mail platform that is reliable, secure and cost effective is critical to us. We chose SMS to provide the Zimbra e-mail solution because it met these requirements and also due to its easy to use AJAX interface and flexibility to connect to desktop and mobile clients.
“SMS provided us with an attractive price for the product with additional features to the package that met all our requirements. In addition, we found the sales team at SMS to be very knowledgeable about the product and they were able to help us with any queries that we had,” he concluded.
EzGov Europe plans to extend the service it is using from SMS by encouraging its employees to make use of Zimbra’s innovative features for collaborative working.
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SMS is based in Warrington UK and already has many thousands of customer email accounts from all over the word running on its servers.
Headquartered in London, UK, EzGov Europe is a worldwide leader in innovative solutions that enable eGovernment. A pioneer in the business of putting government services online, EzGov Europe provides the expertise, services and technology to deliver successful online transactional applications for government. Its customers, which include the likes of HMRC, DWP, DCA and City of Edinburgh in the UK, are in central, regional and local governments around the world, where its solutions drive more than 100 mission-critical transactional applications. With offices in London, Birmingham and Amsterdam, EzGov Europe also partners with leading systems integrators to implement the platform and solutions for electronic government.