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ABOUT JAVA FOR MOBILE DEVICES

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Red Triangle JAVA FOR MOBILE DEVICES

Java for Mobile Devices is a set of technologies that let developers deliver applications and services to all types of mobile handsets, ranging from price efficient feature-phones to the latest smartphones. Java is is currently running on over 3 billion phones worldwide, and growing. It offers unrivaled potential for the distribution and monetization of mobile applications.

At the core of the Java Mobile Platform is Java Platform, Micro Edition (Java ME). Java ME provides a robust, flexible environment for applications running on mobile and other embedded devices: mobile phones, TV set-top boxes, e-readers, Blu-Ray readers, printers and more. For over a decade, Oracle has been working along with leading mobile and embedded companies to develop the Java ME Platform through the Java Community Process (JCP). A key achievement has been the definition of the Mobile Services Architecture (MSA), setting a baseline of mobile APIs that developer can target within their applications. In 2011, Oracle and partners will be working within JCP to drive Java ME.next - a proposal for the modernization of Java ME .

In addition to its role within JCP, Oracle is also a provider of high performance Java ME implementations and developer technologies being used to deploy tens of thousands of applications worldwidein the mobile and embedded markets, including:


 
Red Triangle NETWORK OPERATORS AND CARRIERS

Network operators and carriers leveraging Java technology enabled handsets can be found in many parts of the world.

Network Operators and Carriers with Java Technology Enabled Handsets

 
Red Triangle JAVA ME LICENSEES

The companies listed below have licensed Java Platform, Micro Edition (Java ME) configurations and profiles and the associated Technology Compatibility Kits (TCK). Only Java ME technology licensees can claim compatibility with Java ME technology specifications and TCKs.

ACCESS Co., Ltd.
Aplix Corporation
ARM Ltd.
Ericsson AB
IBM
Jmobile Ltd.
LG Electronics
Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd.
Microsoft (formerly Danger Inc.)
Motorola
Myriad Group AG
Nokia
Research In Motion Ltd.
Sagem
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Sharp Electronics
Siemens AG
Sonic Solutions
Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB
Toshiba
Veloxsoft, Inc.