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Microsoft Windows Small Business Server Alternative: Zentyal?

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http://www.thevarguy.com – When Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) killed Windows Small Business Server  SBS) in 2012, some partners started seeking alternatives and replacements. Eager to fill the void, Canonical, Zarafa and Zentyal have been promoting an Ubuntu small business server to channel partners — including managed services providers (MSPs). But are Microsoft partners willing to give Linux a look? In some ways this is becoming a familiar pitch. The VAR Guy first spotted Zentyal in January 2012. At the time, the company had just raised $1 million in funding. By June 2012, the relationship between Canonical (Ubuntu (IT news)