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CalConnect – The Calendaring and Scheduling Consortium – is returning to Europe this autumn

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 13:39
Our first three European conferences, in 2011, 2012, and 2013, were very successful, and our European colleagues encouraged us to return again this autumn. Therefore, CalConnect XXXI will take place in Bedford, United Kingdom, on September 29 – October 3, 2014, hosted by Youcanbook.me. We encourage our European colleagues and others interested in Calendaring and […]
Categories: standards

Observations from CalConnect XXX in Dulles, Virginia

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 09:49
CalConnect held its thirtieth Interoperability Test Event and Conference (formerly “Roundtable”) the week of May 19-23, hosted by AOL at their facility in Dulles, Virginia. The week led off with the Interoperability test Event on Monday, which had 12 participants from 9 organizations onsite. On Wednesday afternoon, the Conference opened with a very productive workshop […]
Categories: standards

RRULES and RSCALE examples for Non-Gregorian Recurring Events in iCalendar

Thu, 06/19/2014 - 10:12
CalConnect has just published a set of example RRULEs and the expected expansion set for ensuring compliance of calendar servers with the new RSCALE component that supports recurrences in non-Gregorian calendars (see http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-daboo-icalendar-rscale/) for the RSCALE component, and http://www.calconnect.org/tests/rscale_golden.txt for the example set). The examples are reasonably comprehensive for testing RSCALE and the implicit SKIP=YES […]
Categories: standards

CalConnect Welcomes 1&1

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:19
CalConnect welcomes 1&1 Internet AG as a member of The Calendaring and Scheduling Consortium. 1&1, based in Montbaur, Germany, offers internet and portal services to customers in Europe and elsewhere. 1&1 is a member of United Internet.
Categories: standards

Developers’ Guides for CalDAV and CardDAV clients

Fri, 06/13/2014 - 11:37
SabreDAV have provided links to two new documents on creating a CalDAV client and creating a CardDAV client. While they reference SabreDAV they are general enough to be readily applicable to the server of your choice. You can find the links, and other useful links, at our Developers Page in the RESOURCES section of the […]
Categories: standards

CalConnect welcomes MedRed

Tue, 06/10/2014 - 09:30
CalConnect welcomes MedRed LLC as a member of the Calendaring and Scheduling Consortium. MedRed, based in Washington, DC, makes innovative, high quality informatics software for healthcare providers and patients. MedRed led the winning proposal for the Veterans Administration Scheduling System Challenge, and was the primary presenter at the VA Scheduling System Challenge Workshop held at […]
Categories: standards

Mimi Mugler of the University of California, Berkeley, Fourth Recipient of CalConnect Distinguished Service Award

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 10:18
CalConnect is honored to announce that Mimi Mugler of the University of California, Berkeley, is the fourth recipient of the CalConnect Distinguished Service Award. The award was presented at CalConnect XXX on May 22, 2014. Mimi became the University of California representative to CalConnect in early 2007, and the UC representative to the Steering Committee […]
Categories: standards

Starter List of CalDAV and CardDAV Standards and Specifications

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 10:07
CalConnect recently published a Starter List of CalDAV and CardDAV Standards and Specifications, a list of specifications and protocols recommended to people getting started with developing a CalDAV and/or CardDAV server but not yet fully conversant with the specs. The list is divided by major topic (HTTP, CalDAV, etc.) and each spec is identified by […]
Categories: standards

Workshop on Veterans Administration Scheduling System at CalConnect XXX on May 21, 2014 – Agenda & Participants

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 09:24
CalConnect was founded almost 10 years ago as a collaboration between calendaring and scheduling vendors and users, to further interoperability between calendaring and scheduling implementations, and work towards this purpose by driving the evolution of calendaring and scheduling standards through technical committee work, holding regular interoperability testing events, and hosting regular conferences, workshops and symposia […]
Categories: standards

CalConnect Workshop on the Veterans Administration Scheduling System – background and update

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 14:16
The Workshop will be Wednesday afternoon May 21st at CalConnect XXX at AOL in Dulles, Virginia CalConnect was founded almost 10 years ago as a collaboration between calendaring and scheduling vendors and users, to further interoperability between calendaring and scheduling implementations, and work towards this purpose by driving the evolution of calendaring and scheduling standards […]
Categories: standards