Apple: Seven Things I Hate About Entourage for Apple Mac OS X (and 3 Things That Tempted Me)

 
 
By Cameron Sturdevant  |  Posted 2009-03-11 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
When eWEEK Labs analyst Cameron Sturdevant tried using an Apple Mac Mini as his main work computer, one drawback turned out to be Entourage, Microsoft's 9-year-old e-mail client for Apple Mac OS X. Sturdevant needs an e-mail and calendaring system that fits into his fast-flowing work stream, but he finds that Entourage offers fewer capabilities and some operations are easier and quicker in Microsoft Outlook 2007. Here are seven things that drove our analyst back to Outlook 2007 and three features that almost got him to stay with Entourage for Mac OS X.
 
 
 

Seven Things I Hate About Entourage for Apple Mac OS X (and 3 Things That Tempted Me)

by Cameron Sturdevant
Seven Things I Hate About Entourage for Apple Mac OS X (and 3 Things That Tempted Me)
 
 
 
 
 
Cameron Sturdevant Cameron Sturdevant is the executive editor of Enterprise Networking Planet. Prior to ENP, Cameron was technical analyst at PCWeek Labs, starting in 1997. Cameron finished up as the eWEEK Labs Technical Director in 2012. Before his extensive labs tenure Cameron paid his IT dues working in technical support and sales engineering at a software publishing firm . Cameron also spent two years with a database development firm, integrating applications with mainframe legacy programs. Cameron's areas of expertise include virtual and physical IT infrastructure, cloud computing, enterprise networking and mobility. In addition to reviews, Cameron has covered monolithic enterprise management systems throughout their lifecycles, providing the eWEEK reader with all-important history and context. Cameron takes special care in cultivating his IT manager contacts, to ensure that his analysis is grounded in real-world concern. Follow Cameron on Twitter at csturdevant, or reach him by email at cameron.sturdevant@quinstreet.com.
 
 
 
 
 
 

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