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

SyncML Device Management Technology

The SyncML Initiative released the first version of the DM specification as a part of the SyncML 1.1 specification. This open technology ensures compatibility between a large number of devices and management servers. The use of SyncML DM has substantial advantages for relatively small and cost-effective devices. It is wireless-friendly and transport-independent. It also provides an extensible, mature, and flexible security model together with independence from a runtime environment.

SyncML DM technology can be divided into the following three logical components:

  • Bootstrapping [SBO02]

  • SyncML DM Protocol [SDP02]

  • Device Description Framework (DDF) [STD02]

Bootstrapping is needed to configure the initial settings ...

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