O'Reilly logo

SyncML®: Synchronizing and Managing Your Mobile Data by Phillipe Kahn, Peter Thompson, Apratim Purakayastha, Riku Mettälä, Uwe Hansmann

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Transferring Large Amounts of Data

The Synchronization Protocol allows the transfer of large numbers of modifications or large payload objects when there are device limitations relating to the size of SyncML Messages. To achieve this, each SyncML Package can be divided into multiple SyncML Messages. This allows the synchronization of a large number of modifications or large payload data without exceeding the maximum size of a SyncML Message.

Large Object Delivery

The SyncML 1.0.1 specification does not include the functionality to divide a large payload object, such as an image file, into multiple Messages. That is, if a large data object within a SyncML command is transferred by utilizing the SyncML 1.0.1 specification, the command, including ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required