J2ME Personal Information Management (PIM) - An Overview

Providing the ability to access the native personal data on mobile devices

From the developerWorks archives

Soma Ghosh

Date archived: January 6, 2017 | First published: December 07, 2009

The Personal Information Management (PIM) API, as defined by JSR 75, provides a way to access the native personal data on the mobile devices, be it the Contacts, Tasks or Appointments. In this article, we will have a close look at the API, discuss the development, security and deployment considerations of a PIM MIDlet and compare PIM with another J2ME API, the Record Management Store (RMS).

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