One of the problems with ditching Exchange and moving to Google Apps has been the lack of public folder functionality. Public folders are those folders that your Exchange admin would set up where they could give multiple users the right to view content and other users the rights to add and edit content. They are … Continue reading Replacing Exchange Public Folder Functionality with Google Apps
Well, its that time of the year again when I revisit the state of iCal syncing. This time there is a lot of progress to report. First up - who could miss the announcement that Google Calendar now officially supports CalDav - the same open calendar standard that iCal speaks. This means that your Google … Continue reading iCal, Exchange, GCal Sync Update
I can hear you asking already, "Why would you want to do that?" Well, the problem is if you use shared calendaring and you want to migrate your organization off of Exchange on to Google Apps, everyone has to get moved over to Google Apps at the same time, and in one weekend. Not too … Continue reading Use Google and Exchange Calendars in the Same Domain
With the recent non-event of the release of Entourage 2008, we haven't seen much of an improvement in the Mac calendar landscape. Apple has released the iCal Server as part of Leopard Server. But Outlook doesn't work with the iCalendar standard. So I'd like to hear from all of you Mac users that work in … Continue reading Hear from the Readers – How Do You Do Mac Calendaring
User cash7c3 over on modmyifone noticed this very interesting job posting on Apple's website: Requisition Number 3161520 Job title iPhone Windows Outlook/Exchange QA Eng Location Santa Clara Valley Country United States City Cupertino State/Province California Job type Full Time Job description The iPhone Quality team is looking for a motivated, highly-technical Exchange test/sync engineer with … Continue reading Exchange Support Coming to the iPhone?
Google Apps is a collection of online services from Google aimed at small to medium enterprises. Google Apps consist of GMail (which includes spam filtering), GoogleTalk, Google Calendar for communication, Google Docs, Start Page and Page Creator for collaboration and a control panel, access to APIs as well as 24/7 support for managing your Google … Continue reading Google Apps – a Viable Replacement for Exchange?
Microsoft has posted a sneak peek site for Office 2008. After viewing the movies I can say that I am underwhelmed. Office 2008 on the Mac looks more mac-like. There is extensive use of templates. Graphics become easier to work with. The new Office 2008 interface reminds me in many ways of the iWeb interface. … Continue reading Entourage 2008 – Still a Second-Class Exchange Citizen?