Open Handset Alliance

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The Open Handset Alliance (commonly abbreviated OHA) is a group of major industry players - lead by Google and its Android initiative - to create an open source platform for mobile devices bringing together developers and companies producing mobile technologies. [1]


Similarity to Japanese Ecosystem

At least one analyst and academic leader in the industry has likened Google's Android and the OHA to the existing Japanese Mobile Ecosystem. [2]


Members

The members of the OHA represent some of the largest companies in the telecom sector.



External Links


References

  1. Open Handset Alliance homepage: http://www.openhandsetalliance.com/
  2. (Dr. Philip Sugai, Mobile Consumer Behavior Lab, International University of Japan) - NTT DoCoMo to launch Android Handsets in the Japanese Market: http://openhandsetmagazine.com/2008/01/ntt-docomo-to-launch-android-handsets-in-the-japanese-market/

See Also

Android | Mobile | OS