2WAP 1 WHAT IS WAP? The Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) is an open, global specification that empowers mobile userswith wireless devices to easily access and interactwith information and services instantly.WHAT IS WAP FOR?To enable easy fast delivery of relevant informationand services to mobile users.WHAT TYPE OF DEVICES WILL USE WAP?Handheld digital wireless devices such as mobilephones, PDA and more.WHICH WIRELESS NETWORKS DOES IT WORK WITH?CDPD, CDMA, GSM, PDC, PHS, TDMA, GPRS, FLEX, ReFLEX, iDEN, TETRA, DECT, DataTAC, Mobitex.
4Bringing wireless closer to the Internet WAP 2.xBringing wireless closer to the InternetThe WAP 2.x protocolis compatible with WAP 1.x, but it relies moreextensively on standard Web protocols (such as HTTP)and formats (such as XHTML).Provide a rich application environmentwhich enables delivery of information and interactive servicesFriendliness and ease of useAdditional of new and enhanced servicesWAP PushUser Agent Profiling (UAProf)Wireless Telephony Application (WTA)MMS
7XHTML What Is XHTML? Syntax and semantics: Which browsers? XHTML stands for EXtensible HyperText Markup Language.Syntax and semantics:XHTML is compatible with HTML 4.01This hybrid language looks and works much like HTML but is based on XML.Which browsers?All new browsers have support for XHTML.The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)XHTML 1.0 became a W3C Recommendation.
8CSS - Cascading Style Sheets CSS is a stylesheet language used to describe the presentation of a document written in a markup language.CSS is used to help readers of web pages to define colors, fonts, layout, and other aspects of document presentation.It is designed primarily to enable the separation of document content from document presentation.
9XSL Transformations The XSLT processing model involves: XML source documents:Device capabilityPage DataUser languageXSLT stylesheet modules:TemplatesCurrent PageLanguage commandThe XSLT processor ordinarily takes two inputdocuments an XML source document, and anXSLT stylesheet and produces an output document.
10Based on configuration file that contains Support: 1G ~ 3.5GBased on configuration file that containsinfo about all known Wireless devices