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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms


Mobile application development is a very important and strategic IT topic. In 2012, Gartner is making major updates to this research to reflect market convergence. We analyze platforms that allow enterprises to build, support and manage mobile applications for both customers and employees.

Published: 26 April 2012

ID: G00230529

Analyst(s): William Clark, Ian Finley, Song Chuang

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Adobe
    • Andanza Technologies
    • Antenna
    • Appcelerator
    • Apple
    • Data Systems International (DSI)
    • Dojo
    • FileMaker
    • Google
    • IBM
    • jQuery Mobile
    • Kony
    • Microsoft
    • Netbiscuits
    • Research In Motion
    • SAP
    • Sencha
    • Spring Wireless
    • Syclo
    • Usablenet
    • Verivo Software
  • Vendors Added or Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players


Market Overview

Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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