Zimbra is an open source groupware product for messaging and collaboration. Its core is implemented in Java and provides extension points for custom plugins so called Zimlets.

Swiss company BNC has developed a Zimlet to connect Asterisk to Zimbra using Asterisk-Java. The Asterisk PBX Integration Zimlet is available from Sourceforge under the terms of the GPL.

Features include

  • Dial on-click in Contacts and Emails

  • Sending SMS trough Asterisk’s SMS application

  • Inbound call notification