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META Trend: Through 2003, integration and extension of mobile, wireless, and enterprise applications will require specialized IT skills and resources.
By 2004/05, mainstream application platforms will incorporate pervasive middleware, consolidating the market and requiring tradeoffs between short- and long-term strategies. By 2006, wireless access to enterprise applications and portals will be common, with solutions supporting smart and thin clients, synchronized for connected and disconnected users. (full story from ZDNet)