[THIN] Re: Remote access without software requirements

  • From: "PETERSON, DAVID" <DPETERSO@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 18 Apr 2004 10:59:17 -0400

Right now it's e-mail but I can see them asking the same thing for our =
time entry program and such. We'll have to see if he likes the 2003 OWA =
any better. We definately are going to move to it, just not sure on the =
timeframe.

-----Original Message-----
From: Andrew Rogers [mailto:Andrew.Rogers@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Sunday, April 18, 2004 7:30 AM
To: thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [THIN] Re: Remote access without software requirements


Sounds like theyre asking for the ubiquitous "moon on a stick". The =
closest=3D
 thing you could get to it, assuming you have 2k/xp clients only =
(actually,=3D
 im not sure about 2000..) is publishing a .rdp file - xp at any rate =
has t=3D
he client already installed

Or maybe a VPN, which supports the built in Windows VPN stuff? But you =
coul=3D
d argue about the speed, possible security repercussions, etc..

Seeing as even Javas out of the question, i'd just go back with the =
answer,=3D
 "no". Although you could try pushing for funding for Exchange2003? :)

Is it specifically email he wants access to?

Andrew
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