AfterDawn: Glossary

Mobile Digital Media Uploader

A Mobile Digital Media Uploader (M-DMU) is a DLNA device, classed as a Mobile Handheld Device.

These wireless devices can communicate with other DLNA devices around the home. In particular, they can upload digital content to Digital Media Servers (DMS) or to Mobile Digital Media Servers (M-DMS).

The can be smartphones, tablet PCs, digital cameras, camcorders and so forth. To find out if they can send digital content to DLNA devices, check the packaging for the DLNA-Certified logo.

Other types of DLNA devices include...

Home Network Devices
Digital Media Server (DMS)
Digital Media Player (DMP)
Digital Media Renderer (DMR)
Digital Media Controller (DMC)
Digital Media Printer (DMPr)

Mobile Handheld Devices
Mobile Digital Media Server (M-DMS)
Mobile Digital Media Player (M-DMP)
Mobile Digital Media Downloader (M-DMD)
Mobile Digital Media Controller (M-DMC)

Home Infrastructure Devices
Mobile Network Connectivity Function (M-NCF)
Media Interoperability Unit (MIU)



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