Overview of the managed client platformAdded by IBM on September 9, 2010 | Version 1 (Original)
|The managed client platform provides a set of standards-based Client Services for the development of your managed client applications.
The managed client platform provides a set of standards-based Client Services for the development of your managed client applications.
- Managed Client Services including a selection of runtime environments, a robust component framework, and additional component services, all of which enable Java applications to run on multiple operating systems and clients.
- Platform Management including the Eclipse Update Manager and an Enterprise management agent to install and update applications and services on the client platform.
- Access Services including data and synchronization services, transactional messaging, Web Services, a Web container to run local Web applications, a portlet container to run local portlets, and more.
- Interaction Services including integrated browser controls to launch Web applications, Eclipse technology to support GUI applications, a portlet viewer to launch portlets, and a Workbench that enables end-users to install and launch one or more applications.
The client platform provides a set of standards-based APIs that you use to invoke these services.
Managed client services: XPD622
The client platform provides a choice of runtime environments that enable Java applications to run across multiple operating systems.
Access services: XPD622
Access Services provide a familiar programming model for Java EE developers so they can reuse their skills and software components to develop applications that run on managed clients. Additionally, Access Services enable managed client applications to support offline operations. Access Services also enable you to move key components of your application to the client platform through the use of standard APIs.
Interaction services: XPD622
This section provides information on interaction services.
Platform management: XPD622
Platform Management installs, maintains, and configures applications and services on the client. There are two platform management services.
Parent topic: Product overview: XPD622