TCM Final - WHAT IS WAP-MEANING WAP is the short form for...

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WHAT IS WAP-MEANING WAP is the short form for Wireless Application Protocol. INTRODUCTION WAP bridges the gap between the mobile world and the Internet as well as corporate Intranets and offers the ability to deliver an unlimited range of mobile value-added Services to subscribers-independent of their network, bearer, and terminal. Mobile subscribers can access the same wealth of information from a pocket-sized device as they can from the desktop. WAP is a global standard and is not controlled by any single company. Ericsson, Nokia, Motorola, and Unwired Planet founded the WAP Forum in the summer of 1997 with the initial purpose of defining an industry-wide specification for developing applications over Wireless communications networks. The WAP specification define a set of protocols in application, session, transaction, security, and transport layers, which enable operators, manufacturers and applications providers to meet the challenges in advanced wireless service differentiation and fast or flexible service creation. There are now over one
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This note was uploaded on 10/08/2011 for the course IT 454 taught by Professor Fresen during the Spring '11 term at DeVry Alpharetta.

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TCM Final - WHAT IS WAP-MEANING WAP is the short form for...

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