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Old 02-12-2004, 05:18 PM   #1
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Suggestions needed for Calendar Database

Ok I had a customer come in today who wanted to know if this was possible. He has a office of 6 computers. What he wants to do is keep a database of calendar events (schedules/todo/etc) for his staff. He wants to then be able to edit/add events to each user's calendar and the staff member to then be able to log into the network and sync their PDA to the database with the updated calendar. Is this even possible? Does anyone have a good suggestions for a software suite to try?

Old 02-13-2004, 04:11 AM   #2
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oh its definitely possble. In fact me and my friends are working on an open source project, fitting that description.
Old 02-13-2004, 09:19 AM   #3
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feel free to shoot me a email kemplej at yahoo dot com whenever it gets done. I'd love to test it for you.

Old 02-13-2004, 10:04 AM   #4
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Your talking about a Personal Information Manager (PIM) that has a builtin calendar and PDA sync capabilities. I looked around quickly and found a few projects you might look into.

Links: supports vCalendar and will soon support iCalendar supports the two dominant standards for storing and exchanging calendar data, vCalendar and iCalendar Supports iCalendar


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