Saturday, July 26, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Tablet Market Grows in Second Quarter
The Pirate Bay Goes Mobile
ASUS Announces Strix DSP, Strix Claw, Strix Tactic Pro and Strix Glide Series
China Telecom to Offer The Xbox One System
Thermaltake Debuts the Water 3.0 Ultimate All-In-One Liquid
HP Pavilion 10z Laptop Uses An AMD Mullins Processor
Google Does Not Confirm to $1 Billion Acquisition Of Twitch
Sony Settles 2011 PSN Hacking Case
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > Mobiles > Palm Br...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Saturday, January 27, 2007
Palm Brings Microsoft's Direct Push to Palm OS Based Treo Smartphones


Palm announced availability of Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync Update for Palm OS devices for the Palm Treo 680 and Treo 700p smartphones.

Palm OS based Treo smartphones have long been able to use Exchange ActiveSync to access Microsoft Exchange Server information using Palm's VersaMail email client. The new update enhances VersaMail by adding Microsoft's Direct Push Technology, which gives users connected to an Exchange Server fast, automatic wireless updates of email, calendar and contact information.

"Extending Microsoft's Direct Push Technology to the Palm OS based line of Treo smartphones gives business customers a powerful new choice for wireless email, security and manageability," said Joe Fabris, director of wireless solutions, at Palm, Inc. "This combination delivers the benefits of business-class email without the cost of additional infrastructure required by other middleware-based solutions, ensuring a fast return on investment as well as a great end-user experience."

Deploying wireless email continues to be a key initiative for companies around the world. By 2008, research firm Radicati Group estimates that nearly 90 percent of professionals will carry mobile devices capable of receiving email. As such, there is a tremendous opportunity for companies to adopt Direct Push Technology and empower their mobile workforces with wireless email. In addition to providing a powerful email solution, the Exchange ActiveSync Update for Palm OS devices offers the following benefits:

- Adds Direct Push Technology - Direct Push Technology gives users connected to an Exchange Server fast, automatic wireless updates of email, calendar and contact information (Exchange Server 2003 with SP2 or Exchange Server 2007).

- Extends existing software and infrastructure - Wireless email using Direct Push Technology reduces the need for third-party software and infrastructure, thereby reducing cost, maintenance requirements and staffing needs. Companies now can use their existing infrastructures and servers to deliver Exchange Server information wirelessly simply by adding Treo smartphones.

- Offers security and central management - Security features for IT administrators include over-the-air password policy enforcement and remote wipe for lost or stolen devices. Users also have the benefit of accessing their company's Global Address List (GAL) over-the-air, providing them with quick access to colleagues' contact information.

- Installs easily - The update can be downloaded over-the-air for Treo 700p and Treo 680 customers, making it very easy for IT to deploy.

"Mobile users are increasingly demanding fast, automatic updates to email, calendar, and contacts. IT departments struggle to offer this productivity-enhancing capability to an ever-increasing number of workers in a cost-effective and secure manner," said Jeff Ressler, director of product management for Microsoft Exchange Server. "The addition of Direct Push Technology will help Palm?s customers meet these growing user needs securely and cost-effectively by leveraging their existing, highly scalable Exchange Server infrastructure."

Exchange ActiveSync Update for Palm OS for the Treo 680 and Treo 700p complements Palm's Windows Mobile based Treo products -- the Treo 700w, Treo 700wx, and the recently announced Treo 750 -- which also offer the benefits noted above. Now businesses that run a mixture of Windows Mobile and Palm OS Treo smartphones can deliver the same Direct Push Technology experience to their users around the world.


Previous
Next
AT&T to launch Samsung's Sync in Red        All News        The Lord Of The Rings Online Release Date Unveiled
AT&T to launch Samsung's Sync in Red     Mobiles News      ACCESS renames Palm OS to "Garnet OS"

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Microsoft's Profit Hurt By Nokia Acquisition, Plans Unified OS
Microsoft Is Shutting Down Xbox Entertainment Studios
Microsoft To Eliminate 18,000 Jobs
Microsoft To Take EU 'Right to be forgotten' Requests
Microsoft To Announce Job Cuts
Microsoft To Take On Chromebooks with $200 Windows Notebooks
Microsoft's Nadella To Announce Company Sharkeup
Microsoft Patches IE In Latest Security Updates
Microsoft's Smartwatch Rumored For October Launch
Microsoft May Use The Lumia Brand Instead Of Surface: rumor
Microsoft Suspends Security Notification Service
Microsoft Unveils Azure Machine Learning Service

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .