Email Service Comparison
IMPORTANT: Check with your departmental IT staff before selecting an email service.
||Exchange||Google Apps @ CMU|
|Data stored at CMU
|Contacts and calendar synchronized with email client||-||X||- 3-4|
|IMAP client support||X||-||X|
|Mobile device support||X||X||X|
(department or team use)
- Exchange is the official calendar of record for Carnegie Mellon.
- Please be aware of Google’s Terms of Service and Privacy Statements.
- Contacts you create in your email client are stored locally.
- Google provides an add-on for Microsoft Outlook to synchronize your Google calendar with Outlook (Google Apps Sync for Microsoft Outlook). This add-on, however, is not recommended or supported by Computing Services because of synchronization issues.