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Apache Helps the iPad Share Documents

Connecting iPad to WebDav

  • June 1, 2010
  • By Juliet Kemp

Juliet Kemp

The iPad has finally landed in the U.K., and I spent much of the past holiday weekend playing with mine. While investigating its use to sys admins, I came across this photo of someone using it to read shared docs from a server room.

Trying out GoodReader, I established that you can transfer files from desktop to iPad. However, that's controlled from the desktop end, with the iPad viewed as a network share. I wanted to control the transfer from the iPad -- less forward planning required! You can also do this from an iPhone...

Read the rest of this cross-platform document-sharing story at Serverwatch.com