OTA Matures

Alleven, Monica
December 2007
Wireless Week;12/15/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 21, p22
Trade Publication
The article presents an overview of the various extensions in provisioning with the use of over-the-air (OTA) technology for mobile device management (MDM). Open Mobile Alliance's client provisioning (OMA CP) is the standard used to ensure that the basics of the mobile handset are there to work on the network. OMA device management (OMA DM) is a standard which enables the vendors to extend it in a usable way and can be used across any network. Firmware over-the-air (FOTA) technology is used to deliver updated firmware to mobile devices.


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