vtiger CRM is an open source Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software mainly for Sales force working in small and medium businesses. vtiger CRM is built over proven, fast, and reliable LAMP/WAMP (Linux/Windows, Apache, MySQL, and PHP) technologies and open source projects, such as SugarCRM (SPL 1.1.2) project and phpBB (GPL), and others.
vtiger CRM leverages the benefits of open source software and adds more value to the end-users by providing many enterprise features, such as Microsoft® Outlook® integration, Message Board integration, Email integration, product customization, and others.
vtiger CRM software installation is very simple as all the necessary software, such as Apache, MySQL, and PHP are integrated and executables are made available both for Windows and Linux (RedHat, Debian, SuSe, and Mandrake) operating systems in SourceForge.net. You need not concern too much about setting up database, Web server, and other software.
vtiger CRM also provides, enterprise grade business productivity enhancement utility, vtiger Outlook Plug-in for Microsoft® Outlook® users. It is an Open Source Project covered under vtiger Public License 1.0 (VPL 1.0) based on Mozilla Public License 1.1, and complements the vtiger CRM software. Microsoft® Outlook® integration with vtiger CRM reduces the unnecessary duplication of work while communicating with customers.