Communications Suite: Hooking Up Comms & Apple
By Joesciallo-Oracle on Oct 05, 2009
Did you know that you can use your Apple iPhone and iPod touch to work with Communications Suite products, including syncing your email, calendar, and contacts?
The two ways to connect your Apple iPhone and iPod touch to access Communications Suite 6 services (including Messaging Server 7 and Calendar Server 6.3) are by using:
- Native Apple applications
- NotifyLink Gateway
Each solution has pros and cons, as this article describes.
Accessing Calendar Server. Starting with Calendar 7, you can use Apple's CalDAV client, as long as you are using OS 3.0. See Configuring CalDAV Clients for Calendar Server 7. If you are not using OS 3.0, you can use a CalDAV client on a personal computer to access the CalDAV server, download data to the personal computer, then connect your iPhone to the personal computer and sync it through iTunes.