Entourage Exchange Support Update

For the first time in months there’s finally some news on the Entourage Exchange support front over at microsoft-watch.com.

The update, Version 10.1.4 of Office X, will add Exchange client functions to Office’s e-mail and PIM component, Entourage. It will also incorporate bug fixes to Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Microsoft provided the update to beta testers in July.

I’ve been eagerly awaiting a report like this just to show that progress has been made since the original announcement in February. A MacOS X native Exchange client was really the last obstacle preventing me from making a much more widespread MacOS X deployment at work. Now if they could just release it in August sometime so that I can play with it before school starts up again…