VMware Zimbra for Android (VZA) has been around for a while but it’s not known that well. It is an email client for Android devices which supports Zimbra backends. At this moment the VZA is a “fling”; a client to test drive, officially not supported.
I have been using the VZA for a while now and I can say it’s a decent client. I find it easy to install and use. It gives me my work email, calendar, tasks and Briefcase. I have my corporate email and files available in 1 app. On top of that, I run the VZA on my Samsung Galaxy SII and Galaxy Tab 10.1.
The VZA runs on Android 2.1 and above and the current version is 1.28. The app does require an ActiveSync enabled email client on your Android device (on most devices that’s the case). Also, because the VZA is available outside the Android Marketplace, you will need to enable your device to install applications from “unknown sources”.
If your email environment is Zimbra and you have an Android device, go ahead, download the app and test it.