Chapter 2. Introduction

  1. Paul Golding

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987735.ch2

Next Generation Wireless Applications: Creating Mobile Applications in a Web 2.0 and Mobile 2.0 World, Second Edition

Next Generation Wireless Applications: Creating Mobile Applications in a Web 2.0 and Mobile 2.0 World, Second Edition

How to Cite

Golding, P. (2008) Introduction, in Next Generation Wireless Applications: Creating Mobile Applications in a Web 2.0 and Mobile 2.0 World, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470987735.ch2

Author Information

  1. Independent Consultant, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 28 MAR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470725061

Online ISBN: 9780470987735

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Keywords:

  • ‘next generation’ wireless applications;
  • Asynchronous JavaScript Technology and XML (AJAX);
  • mobile applications ecosystem;
  • concentric networks approach;
  • device network and primary user interface;
  • digital rights management (DRM);
  • application topologies;
  • Peer-to-Peer (P2P) communication;
  • Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • What Does ‘Next Generation’ Mean?

  • What is a ‘Wireless Application’?

  • A Concentric Networks Approach

  • Application Topologies

  • Physical Network Elements