Meeting maker millennium 8.5: Meeting Maker.www.meetingmaker.com Software, $95 and up per user, plus server and maintenance fees
This tool provides collaborative personal and group scheduling See calendaring. capabilities for school districts. Before scheduling meetings with individuals or groups, users can view the available times of their colleagues, and then reserve needed resources. The software's add-on modules for connectivity with Microsoft Outlook For the e-mail and news client bundled with certain versions of Microsoft Windows, see .
Microsoft Outlook or Outlook (full name Microsoft Office Outlook helps users collaborate with others and better manage their calendars. Enhanced lightweight directory access protocol (protocol) Lightweight Directory Access Protocol - (LDAP) A protocol for accessing on-line directory services.
LDAP was defined by the IETF in order to encourage adoption of X.500 directories. integration provides schools with central user authentication See authentication. capabilities for simplified user account management and security. Other features include the ability for users to access their calendar from almost anywhere by using a standard Web browser The program that serves as your front end to the Web on the Internet. In order to view a site, you type its address (URL) into the browser's Location field; for example, www.computerlanguage.com, and the home page of that site is downloaded to you. , while the Intellisync module provides the capability to synch calendars to a variety of devices, including Blackberrys, Treos, Palms and pocket PCs. This release can run on Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Solaris platforms.
WebEvent View 2.0, a Web-based event calendar management solution designed to help school districts cut costs and increase revenues, is also new. It integrates event calendaring and scheduling into one enterprise-wide system, enabling educators to communicate public event information to external audiences via a Web site. License fees starts at $18,750 for up to 1,000 users.
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