Progressive Web Apps Will Impact Your Mobile App Strategy


Archived Published: 23 March 2017 ID: G00324333

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Summary

Progressive web apps aim to disrupt the mobile app paradigm by bridging the web experience with native app functionality. Application leaders responsible for mobile app strategies must determine when — not if — they need to factor in PWAs as part of their overall mobile development strategy.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
  • Impacts and Recommendations
    • Consumer app fatigue is forcing application leaders to re-evaluate their approach to mobile web versus mobile apps
    • Progressive web apps will require application leaders to work with designers to reassess mobile websites and apply more app-oriented UX
    • PWAs will cause application leaders to tighten use cases for mobile apps and hone apps with mobile-first design functionality
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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