changing the first make the seconddoesn’t work, chose our own platforms. This problem was the problem of many cities, therefore some cities initiated the Manifest Open Government.
Because many cities have this kind of challences, we initiated the manifest OO+Government with 4 keypoints. <noemen> These 4 keypoints have been adopted by the dutch central government which has resulted in a strategy for implementing OSS + OS, called Actieplan Heemskerk.
The citycouncel of Ede underlined the Manifest and decided to implement it. It
With respect to ‘comply or explain policy’ we have chosen for these OSS applications…. Because of these OSS implementations Ede was the nr 1 the ranking NoiV
Wins of Tuesday 11 june Enthousiastic usesr, espacially because of the full featured webmail and the unlimited mailstorage. Because of the small mailboxsize in the past people could only read inbox-mail at home. In the new situation they can move their PST-file to the Zarafa mailbox which can be accessed anywhere, also on their telephones f.i. As now our maildatabase is much, much bigger and stored on an expensive IBM Storage System, we wanted to reduce the storage cost and to move older data to a cheaper storage solution.
Like we do with all replacements, we used out OSS/implemtation strategy also for replacement of out MS Exchange 2003, where we had the following considerations (niet inzoomen), part of de regularly used seelction criteria of Ede. FI Stone
Inventarisation of email & implementation partners has led to a shortlist We compared and concluded that Zaraf was the only one that met all our requirements ... Vendor lock, cloud
The Zarafa answer to that need was the Z Archiver. What does it do: its moves each night older mail to cheaper en slower storage.
A little bit technical information We have 2 primaire nodes running on vmware for high availibility, one archiver-node. All servers are running on Suse Enterprise Server.
To summararise our movement to the Zarafa Collaboration Suite: .. .. ..
The open desktop and the role of Archiving
Selection and implementation of Zarafa 30 June 2011, Kerkrade Bart Lindeboom, Director IT, Municipality of Ede
Content <ul><li>Background Ede & Open source policy
Goals & criteria </li></ul><ul><li>From User Needs to Zarafa </li></ul><ul><li>Implementation
IT-department Ede <ul><li>50 people </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Helpdesks, System Admins & Coordinations, Information Management, Document Management </li></ul></ul><ul><li>400 applications, mainly Windows-based </li></ul>
The Manifest ‘Open Government’ <ul><li>Vendor independence