TITLE

OMA Forges Ahead on Interop

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Brad
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/15/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 21, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the progress of the Open Mobile Alliance (OMA) in pushing for interoperability of applications and content on wireless devices as of October 2005. Number of products that have been tested to make sure they followed OMA specifications for interoperability as of September 2005, according to OMA Chairman of the board Jari Alvinen; Reason for the rise in interoperability testing; Information on the OMA digital rights management standard. INSETS: OMA Enablers At A Glance;PoC Spec Generates Surge in Testing.
ACCESSION #
18639186

 

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