This documentation is intended to help deploy and manage many Thunderbird installations at an organization.

Benefits of using Thunderbird in an organization

Thunderbird comes with a number of key benefits which make it an excellent choice for organizational deployments of any size. Whether you are a small organization, a government institution, or a large enterprise - Thunderbird has been designed to scale to your needs.

  • Cross-platform desktop email client packed with features

  • Integrated calendar application (PIM)

  • Integrated chat client

  • Advanced Search and Filter tools

  • Inbuilt message encryption (OpenPGP, S/MIME)

  • Customizable with a large variety of add-ons

  • Built on the latest Mozilla platform technology

  • Security, privacy, data ownership

  • Designed for efficiency

  • Implements accessibility standards

  • Open source code - transparency without proprietary mysteries

  • Cross-platform policy support and configuration options for large and centralized deployments