.NET Mobile is a platform for developing applications for mobile phones. It’s an extension to .NET Framework and is called Microsoft Mobile Internet Toolkit. It is a set of server side forms controls. These controls produce different output formats i.e. WML, HTML or even compact HTML. This allows developers to create an application using a single paradigm instead of developing an application multiple times using different paradigms based on what different mobiles support. The advantage is standardization, less redundancy, and Microsoft support.
Explain how to develop mobile applications using Microsoft Mobile Internet Toolkit (MMIT) or .NET Mobile?
Steps to develop mobile applications using MMIT:
Start with a new ASP.NET page
Include a reference to System.Mobile.UI
Add various mobile controls on the page as the need be.
Describe how does .NET Mobile work.
Sequence of steps for MMIT application execution:
A mobile client requests for a webpage
The request travels through the internet
The request reaches IIS on the server
.NET Framework handles the request and processes it
ASP.NET compiles the page
MMIT takes care of any mobile device specific requirements
Page is sent to the client.
Explain is development of a mobile web application with ASP.NET is very easy?
Developing a mobile application is as simple as building any website using ASP.NET. The only difference being the tags of the form i.e.