07275243 is referenced by 103 patents and cites 11 patents.

Methods and systems are provided for adapting software applications for download and execution on a variety of different mobile devices which employ different Application Execution Environments. An Application Download Protocol for transferring applications to mobile devices is also provided. Mobile devices can be matched with compatible applications according to functionality required by the applications and functionality provided by the mobile devices. Applications submitted by developers can be automatically matched to application categories, thus facilitating user selection of applications. Data used by applications running on mobile devices can be remotely managed by application developers, allowing developers to remotely control the type and presentation of data on mobile devices without the need for data management servlets to be provided by the developers.

Title
Mobile download system
Application Number
10/393561
Publication Number
7275243 (B2)
Application Date
March 21, 2003
Publication Date
September 25, 2007
Inventor
Denise Dandong Xu
San Jose
CA, US
Roger Robert Webster
San Martin
CA, US
Manish Ramesh Shah
Fremont
CA, US
Alexander Quincey Musil
Mountain View
CA, US
Dale D Jin
Newark
CA, US
Carlos Jose Herrera
San Jose
CA, US
Manish Dixit
Sunnyvale
CA, US
Bill Gibbons
Los Altos Hills
CA, US
Agent
Martine Penilla & Gencarella
Assignee
Sun Microsystems
CA, US
IPC
G06F 9/445
G06F 9/45
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