RE: [wmlprogramming] A few questions on WAPl
>That's true and will be true also with the 3G. The bandwidth of UMTS is upIf WAP was to cease to evolve I'm sure that 50 kb/s would be more than
>to 2 Mbit, but in practice it will be something between 64 kbit - 384 kbit
>and even less.
>Other question is that how much we really need bandwidth to achieve
>acceptable speed of service.
>Before WAP supports streaming media, multi-color images, WTA based
>applications etc. >50 kbit/s is more that we need.
adequate. However, streaming video, Java games play and a multitude of other
services already exist; we can't get them in Europe until our networks
undergo a quantum leap in throughput. In short the networks are playing a
game of 'catch-up' and they've only just realised they're playing the game.
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From: Christer Evomaa [mailto:christer.evomaa@...]
Sent: 31 August 2000 22:09
Subject: RE: [wmlprogramming] A few questions on WAPl