Comparison of Exchange for Mobile Devices

Available To: Faculty, Staff

Exchange supports mobile device connections via the ActiveSync protocol for devices that support this functionality. In order to connect to Exchange, you must agree to abide by the terms of the existing mobile device policies.

Before you begin using Exchange for mobile devices you will first need to agree to NAU's Mobile Device policies.

ITS will provide support to all university employees. Some employees may qualify for a phone allowance for data. For details including supported devices, please visit the ITS Data Phone Policy page. 

Comparison of Supported Phone Services

  Operating System  Models  Cost/Licence Fees  Client  Support Model  Remote Wipe Capable
Windows Mobile  OS 5 and up Typically any phone since 2006 Free Native Application Fully Supported Yes
Apple/iOS  iOS 3 and up iPhone 3GS
iPad
iTouch 2010 and up
Free Native Application Fully Supported Yes
Blackberry 10 Most models manufactured after December 2012 Free Native Application Fully Supported Yes
Android / Droid  OS 2.5 and up Most models manufactured after 2008 $20.00 Touchdown (Third Party Application) Fully Supported Yes
Android / Droid
(Native App)
OS 2.5 and up Most models manufactured after 2008 Free Native Application Limited Support Yes

Availability

Exchange for mobile devices is available to all Faculty & Staff.

Related Services

Not available to students Available to facultyAvailable to staff

Exchange is the official employee email and calendar system for the university.
Not available to students Available to facultyAvailable to staff

Exchange email, and calendaring services are available for most mobile devices including, Android, iOS, and Windows phones. 

Training & Documentation


Synchronize email, calendar, contacts, and tasks using the native android email client. *Note ITS does not fully support the native Android client.


Synchronize e-mail, calendars, contacts, and tasks on your Android phone using a program called “Touchdown”.


This document contains information on how to setup iOS devices to connect to NAU's exchange email servers.


How to setup your BlackBerry 10 device to work with your NAU Exchange email.


Windows mobile 6.0+ and Windows 7 phones