The Relay Server enables secure, load-balanced communication between mobile devices and
backend servers through a web server. Supported backend servers
include SAP Afaria, SAP Mobile Office, MobiLink, SAP SQL Anywhere, SQL Remote, SAP Mobile Server, and SAP
The Relay Server provides the following:
- A common communication architecture for mobile devices communicating with backend servers.
- A mechanism to enable a load-balanced and fault-tolerant environment for backend servers.
- Communication between mobile devices and backend servers in a way that integrates easily with
existing corporate firewall configurations and policies.