Issue #2001 - 14
April 4, 2001)
SERVICES & APPLICATIONS
BlackBerry Enterprise Server Provides Always on Wireless E-mail and
Research In Motion Limited has
announced that it will replicate its ‘always on’ e-mail experience as a
wireless calendar solution.
The company said that its BlackBerry Enterprise Server customers will
benefit from a seamless, two-way wireless connection between their on-line
calendar and their BlackBerry Handheld™, keeping all appointments and
meetings up-to-date all the time.
"Wireless calendar synchronization with BlackBerry dramatically
improves the scheduling process by providing an automated, two-way, wireless
connection to your calendar so that you’re always up-to-date," said
Mike Lazaridis, president and co-CEO of RIM.
Wireless Calendar Features
- Accept or decline meetings from the BlackBerry Wireless Handheld
- Initiate meeting requests
- Benefit from automatic two-way up-dates, from the handheld to the
on-line calendar and vice versa
- Invite meeting attendees using the handheld address book
- View up-to-date calendar on-line and on the handheld
For more information: http://www.rim.net/news/press/pr-20_03_2001-04.shtml
Mobileinfo Comments and
Advisory: Gradually RIM is
enhancing its server product line so that it does not have to depend on
various application servers or messaging servers to provide the capability
that its loyal user community wants. A good move, RIM.
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