Built on the Java platform, this is Sun Microsystems networking technology for all digital devices. It brings the vision of distributed computing to the "ubiquitous network." Any device (or user or application) that is enabled with Jini technology can function as a "service" on a network. Potential device types are virtually unlimited, ranging from mainframe computers to handheld mobile devices to tiny consumer appliances.

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NetLingo Classification: Net Programming