You may purchase an iPhone or other mobile phone through Rensselaer's wireless representatives.
- Configuring Your iPhone to Use Rensselaer's IMAP Service (for students)
- Using the Mobile Exchange (MobEx) Service (for employees)
Rensselaer Mobile App
The iPhone uses a version of the Safari web browser, and the user interface, display, and navigation are excellent. While the iPhone's Safari implementation does not support Flash or Java, Rensselaer has tailored a mobile website called the Portable Rensselaer.
Closing thoughts (for faculty and staff)
While the iPhone is truly an exciting device which has broadly influenced the mobile device market, each of you should decide whether to purchase an iPhone for Rensselaer business, based on recommendations and information from your department's computer support staff.