I have a Windows XP PC I want to convert to Ubuntu and install SugarCRM on. Not for productive use just for learning. Do I need a server edition of Ubuntu, or can I just use a Desktop edition? Thanks.
Installing SugarCRM Community Edition On Fedora 17
SugarCRM is a
webbased CRM solution written in PHP. SugarCRM is available in different
flavours called "Editions" ("Community" (free), "Professional", and
"Enterprise"). For a detailed overview of the different editions, have a look at the SugarCRM website.
Written by: Stephen Withers | Published in: Open SourceSugarCRM Community Edition (the free version of the open source CRM package) has been downloaded 11 million times so far, with downloads running at around one per minute during the second quarter of 2012.
This makes it the most popular CRM project on SourceForge, company officials claimed.
Despite those millions of downloads, SugarCRM (t
SugarCRM continues to grow fast. But is the open source alternative to Salesforce.com, Oracle Siebel and Microsoft Dynamics CRM a serious contender in the IT channel? I believe the answer remains yes. The bigger question is whether SugarCRM will remain independent, march toward an IPO, or seek a buyer over the next couple of years. Here's why.
SugarCRM made enhancements in four areas in the Sugar 6 Spring 2011 release: CRM made global, CRM made mobile, CRM made social, and Sugar as a platform. SugarCRM will also work more on integration with IBM's Lotus family of products.