first hop

first hop

i. Landing at the first destination of a flight that will land at a number of locations.
ii. Briefly airborne during a high-speed taxi test prior to the maiden flight of a prototype aircraft.
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Blyk, a mobile network for 16- to 24-year-olds that was launched in the UK on Monday (24 September), has announced that it is operating the First Hop Wireless Broker suite.
First Hop, a Finnish provider of mobile middleware, has released new products that allow mobile operators to drive new revenue streams and increase customer retention with value added services (VAS).
First Hop, the messaging management and wireless connectivity company, has launched the First Hop GPRS AcceleratorTM 1.
Washington politicos are making their first hop to Hollywood since the change in the presidential administration.
Standard double-play depth means even with the bag in position to receive the ball on its first hop off the grass.
Last year, First Hop was acquired by Airwide and Mr.
The first Hop Odyssey beer will debut in February, with a new release slated for every other month in 2013.
Finnish mobile content developer First Hop has reportedly received investments of EUR7.
By integrating the Session Control Manager into an intelligent mobile gateway, the system acts as the critical first hop for SIP/IMS applications, enabling end-to-end security, policy control, enhanced charging, and mobility.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-23 February 2004-SFR opts for First Hop technology(C)1994-2004 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
The Finnish mobile infrastructure software developer First Hop has joined the French-based European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI).
BUSAN, South Korea -- TA Orange Relies on HP and First Hop to Launch New Messaging Services in Thailand; Smart Communications Taps HP to Manage Billing Services for Pre-Paid SMS Customers in Hong Kong