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

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A Generic SyncML Server

Figure 12-1 illustrates the architecture of a generic SyncML Server. Fundamentally, a Server only needs to implement the SyncML protocols and implement a few applications and data types for compliance and interoperability. It is not necessary for a Server to be structured or be modular in any way. The form of the illustrated generic Server simply follows the function of any given SyncML Server. The function of a SyncML Server can be partitioned into three main parts.

  • Protocol Management

  • Sync Management

  • Data Management

Figure 12-1. The structure of a generic SyncML Server. The components of the Server work together to implement its key functions, Protocol Management, Sync Management, and Data Management.

The Protocol Management ...

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