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The open mobile terminal platform (OMTP) is a standard created by the OMTP group for providing a common application framework for mobile telephones. The specification is 'air interface' and handset operating system agnostic. it is willing to work with or include standards recommendations from other organizations; for example the device management standard from the Open Mobile Alliance. The group has submitted recommendations to the Java community and to the Linux developers. In computer programming, an application framework is a term usually used to refer to a set of libraries or classes that are used to implement the standard structure of an application for a specific operating system. ... Cellular redirects here. ... The Open Mobile Alliance (OMA) is a standards body which develops open standards for the mobile industry. ... Java is an object-oriented programming language developed by James Gosling and colleagues at Sun Microsystems in the early 1990s. ... Linux (also known as GNU/Linux) is a computer operating system. ...


The OMTP group is made up by mobile telephony network operators and others who want to create portable (open) communications equipment, primarily cellular handsets (i.e. not tied in to a single manufacturer), and is represented through the OMTP Limited consortium. Full members include Amena, Hutchison 3G Ltd, KPN, O2 plc, Orange SA, SK Telecom, Telecom Italia Mobile, Telef√≥nica M√≥viles, Telenor, T-Mobile International, and Vodafone. Sponsor members include many of the handset suppliers including Analog Devices, BenQ Mobile, Ericsson, Nokia, Philips, STMicro, and Sun Microsystems. Advisor members include many other suppliers including Discretix, Gemplus, Freescale, Infineon, Micron, Motorola, Qualcomm, Samsung, Sprint, Texas Instruments, etc. A mobile network operator (also mobile phone operator, cellular operator or wireless carrier) is a telephone company that provides phone services for mobile phone subscribers. ... Consortium is a word that comes from the Latin consortium meaning association or society, from the word consors meaning owner of means or comrade. ... Amena is a mobile telecommunications company in Spain. ... KPN (in full Koninklijke KPN N.V., Royal KPN NV) NYSE: KPN, is a Dutch telecommunications company. ... The O2 plc logo. ... Orange SA is a major mobile phone operator. ... SK Telecom (Korean: SK텔레콤) KSE: 017670 NYSE: SKM is a South Korean telecommunications and mobile phone operator controlled by the SK Group, one of the countrys largest chaebol. ... TIM (Telecom Italia Mobile) is Telecom Italias mobile phone subsidiary, and runs a GSM network in Italy (with a nearly 99% coverage), as well as in Greece, Turkey, Peru, Brazil and Bolivia In Europe, TIM is part of the FreeMove alliance. ... Telefónica logo Telefónica CTC Chile building in Santiago, Chile Telefónica S.A. NYSE: TEF TYO: 9481 is a Spanish telecommunications company. ... Telenor is the incumbent telco in Norway. ... T-Mobile logo T-Mobile is a multinational mobile phone operator. ... Vodafone Group plc is a British mobile phone operator headquartered in Newbury, Berkshire, England, is the largest mobile telecommunications network company in the world by turnover and has a market value of about $134 billion (June 2006). ... Analog Devices is an American multinational producer of semiconductor devices. ... Ericsson () NASDAQ: ERICY is a Swedish telecommunications equipment manufacturer, founded in 1876 as a telegraph equipment repair shop by Lars Magnus Ericsson. ... Nokia Corporation (NYSE: NOK) is the most prolific maker of mobile phones and thus the worlds largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer. ... Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. (Royal Philips Electronics N.V.), usually known as Philips, (Euronext: PHIA, NYSE: PHG) is one of the largest electronics companies in the world. ... Sun Microsystems, Inc. ... American corporation Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. ... Infineon Technologies is a German manufacturer of integrated circuits and related products. ... The word micron has the following meanings: A micrometre (American spelling: micrometer, symbol µm), that is, one millionth of a metre. ... Motorola (NYSE: MOT) is an international communications company based in Schaumburg, Illinois, a Chicago suburb. ... Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) is a wireless telecommunications research and development company based in San Diego, California. ... Samsung Group is one of the largest South Korean business groupings. ... Look up sprint in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Texas Instruments (NYSE: TXN), better known in the electronics industry (and popularly) as TI, is a company based in Dallas, Texas, renowned for developing and commercializing semiconductor and computer technology. ...


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