Published: 14 November 2011
Analyst(s): Kirk Knoernschild
Organizations want to avoid the cost and complexity of using native software development kits to develop resident mobile applications. But this desire should not come at the expense of the user experience (UX). To develop portable resident mobile applications, organizations are exploring cross-platform mobile application development frameworks. These frameworks offer portability, but development teams must be careful to select a framework that matches their application requirements, supports their target platforms, and delivers a compelling UX.
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