Community Edition: Product Overview
Download Community Edition. It’s free. 25 Premium Users, unlimited Standard Users.
Field-proven, commercial grade email for free.
Scalix Community Edition is a product we’ve packaged and made available for free so every organization can try out and use our robust messaging solution. It includes Scalix Collaboration Platform – which serves as the foundation for all our product editions – and 25 Premium User mailboxes. As such, Community Edition is a field-proven, commercial grade email platform. As with all Scalix editions, it has a flexible, open architecture, and supports Outlook, Evolution, Scalix Web Access, and any IMAP or POP client. It can be customized, extended and integrated.
With Community Edition, as with all Scalix editions, any number of Standard Users can be provisioned, and Standard Users are free. To learn the difference between Premium Users and Standard Users, visit our user types page.
Community Edition includes online help for the Management Console and Scalix Web Access. It includes “man pages” on hundreds of Linux commands, so you can get an online explanation of any administrative command including syntax explanations, a listing of its options, etc. Complete product documentation is also available on our Web site including our Installation Guide, Setup and Configuration Guide, Administration Guide, Client Deployment Guide, API Guide and current Release Notes.
We have a number of support resources available to you, including:
- Community Forums – a vibrant community sharing ideas, moderated by our technical support team. A great place to get ideas or pose new questions.
- Knowledgebase – a place for Tech Notes written by our support team, as well answers to previous questions handled by our support team. Our knowledgebase is supported by key word search functionality.
- Wiki – your place for how-to's posted by Scalix and Scalix users
- FAQ – answers to questions we’ve been frequently asked
You may also opt to purchase incident-based support from our support team.
|Operating Systems Supported||Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3.0 or 4.0
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9.0 or 10.0
Fedora Core 5*
SUSE Linux Open Source Software (OSS) 10.1*
|Disk Space||200 MB for base installation>
+ Space for user mailboxes
+ Space for client caches equivalent to 15% of data being indexed
+ 30% additional for LVM snapshot
If you’ve deployed Community Edition on a currently supported platform, when you’re ready to upgrade, your upgrade experience will be seamless. Upgrading Community Edition on a supported platform to Small Business Edition or Enterprise Edition involves an in-place, license key-only upgrade that can be performed without any user disruption – even while users are logged in and active.
Download Scalix Community Edition now and experience for yourself our feature-rich, commercial-grade email and calendaring solution.