3.2.1 Abstract Data Model

This section describes a conceptual model of possible data organization that an implementation maintains to participate in this protocol. The described organization is provided to facilitate the explanation of how the protocol behaves. This document does not mandate that implementations adhere to this model as long as their external behavior is consistent with that described in this document.

Calendar class: a structured XML text block that adheres to the XML schema definition specified in section 2.2. It is returned by the server to the client as part of a full XML response to the client command requests that are specified in section 3.1.5. Calendar class data is included in command requests sent to the server when calendar items need to be retrieved, searched, or synchronized.

Command response: A WBXML-formatted message that adheres to the command schemas specified in [MS-ASCMD].