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New Developer
Posts: 40
Registered: ‎12-17-2011
My Device: Blackberry 9550
My Carrier: Airtel

Push Service SDK or Low Level APIs

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Hello All,

 

I need to use BB push service in my application using JDE 5.0.

Can anybody help me by providing guidance , whether to use Push service SDK or to use low level APIs.

 

Thanks In Advance.

 

Developer
Posts: 228
Registered: ‎10-01-2011
My Device: Passport

Re: Push Service SDK or Low Level APIs

The purpose of the push SDK it to simplify the development of push applications, to me the priblemw ith using the full SDK is that you have to include so many jar file with your applicaiton when you ship it.  I decided to use the low level API so that I could reduce the number of jars I need to ship, the drawback with that is I have to develop the "working parts" myself. Personally I believe it is a good idea to understand the API you are developing with because of you don't and your application has any problems in production, you're going to struggle to support it.

 

hth

 

Chris

 

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