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Oracle Calendar to be decommissioned on July 1

Information Technology Services transitioned to K-State Zimbra Calendar on June 28, 2010. As part of the transition, Oracle Calendar will be decommissioned on July 1 this year. K-Staters with data still in Oracle Calendar have options to archive their data; instructions are available on the Moving Oracle Calendar data to Zimbra Calendar webpage.

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Alternative for Oracle Calender access on a BlackBerry

A lot of folks have been using the application SyncJE to sync their BlackBerry with the K-State Oracle Calender system, with varying levels of success. A work-around for those experiencing issues is to check your K-State Oracle Calender from the BlackBerry web browser.

To do this, go to the kcalendar.ksu.edu address in the web browser and sign in with your K-State eID and password. The formatting is not perfect, but you’ll be able to see appointments for the day as well as past and future appointment information.

BlackBerry calendar-sync webpage updated

The online guide to syncing BlackBerry calendars with K-State’s Oracle calendar using SyncJE has been updated. It includes instructions on how to install and configure the SyncJE syncing software on a BlackBerry. K-Staters who have been having issues with calendar syncing on their BlackBerry should check that page to see if any of the changes impact them.