Coverage is available via the GPRS wireless network in the United States and Canada and also via GSM in the United Kingdom. Like PDA sync applications, these devices come with desktop software that allows you to synchronize mail, calendar, contacts and tasks. Server applications provide the interface between the various wireless services and Exchange.
Other mobile access tools are on the following pages:
Standalone, mostly non-Exchange users can get two-way mobile access with these tools and services listed at Tools for Mobile Access to Microsoft Outlook Data.
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CodeTwo Exchange Sync lets you synchronize Exchange Public Folders with each other and with Personal Folders of users. It gives you possibilities Exchange Server has never offered; synchronize mobile devices (iPhone, iPad, Android, Blackberry, etc.) with Exchange Public Folders; create common company calendars and contact lists; synchronize email, and much more. The application is amazingly easy to configure and use.
Access your Exchange Inbox, Calendar, Contacts, Tasks, and your organization's Public Folders simply by using the browser on any portable device.
Server software to provides centralized management and control of BlackBerry services for large user groups. Same user features as Enterprise Edition. However, the server component eliminates the need to run redirector software on the user's desktop and uses a direct TCP/IP connection to the wireless network.
DavSync is a two-way synchronisation tool for users of Outlook with Microsoft Exchange. It is designed to transfer Outlook entries between Local and Shared (Public) Contact, Calendar or Task Folders, so that the contents are available easily in the user's mailbox, and can be synchronised with the user's PDA, Blackberry etc.
Davton SyncManager is an automated Synchronisation tool for users of Microsoft Outlook with Microsoft Exchange. It is designed to make a local copy of a Shared (Public) Folder, so that the contacts, appointments and Tasks are available easily in the users mailbox, and can be synchronised with the users PDA, Blackberry etc. The Enterprise version of SyncManager, SyncManager-Enterprise, is available to synchronise multiple mailboxes from one installation.
gSyncit is an Outlook add-in that allows for two-way synchronization between Google and Outlook calendars, contacts, notes, and tasks with your Google account. In addition, gSyncit also supports synchronization between Outlook and Toodledo, Pocket Informant Online, Evernote, Dropbox, Simplenote and Nozbe. Version 3.6 and higher support Windows 8 and Outlook 2013. Supports Outlook 2010 and 2013 64-bit.
Use RoadSync to access your corporate Outlook e-mail and data on the world's most popular smartphones. RoadSync downloads your Outlook data and stores it locally on the device for quick review. All changes and updates made on the device will sync with Exchange account. Delete, reply or add an item on your handset and all updates will be reflected when you open Outlook on your desktop computer. Scheduled synchronizations will automatically alert you of new e-mail and appointments. RoadSync is based on the Exchange ActiveSync protocol and supports Exchange features, including Direct Push, Remote Wipe, GAL, and more.