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Old 04-11-2007, 08:42 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I am ready to jump in and get a Pearl on TMO (at least try it for a couple weeks). I will be on BIS. Is there anything special my IT dept would have to do? Or do I just need to plug in my user name, password, domain and url and BIS does all the rest?

Have there been any known issues with OWA and BIS?
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Philly, you should be set to go, BIS is pretty darn simple to setup and maintain. Come back here if you have questions...
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If I'm not mistaken.....he has to have BES to get work email.
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If I'm not mistaken.....he has to have BES to get work email.
I thought BIS polls the OWA server, so it's not true push, but close enough.

That's why I want to try it out first.
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I gets my work email via BIS.
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If I'm not mistaken.....he has to have BES to get work email.
The Blackberry (and BIS) doesn't know what "work" e-mail is, nor does it care.
If the corporate e-mail server is accessible by one of the several connectivity methods supported by BIS, then it will work just fine.
There's nothing that requires you to use BES for work e-mail.

In this case OWA... which is supported by BIS.
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Ahhhhh.....cool.
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Me likey BIS!!
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