In this chapter, we will be looking at how we can send device software updates and Java-based applications to BlackBerry devices. We have the option of sending device software and Java-based applications over the air or via a wired approach. Please note that sending runtime MDS applications is covered in the next chapter.
Before we are able to push device software and Java-based applications to our devices, we need to set up our software environment. This consists of the following (each area will be discussed in detail further on in this chapter):