Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Mobile Application Development Platforms

Published: 19 August 2013

ID: G00250347

Analyst(s): David Smith , Song Chuang, Ian Finley, Ken Parmelee, Gordon Van Huizen, Van Baker , Ray Valdes


MADPs are in a highly competitive and rapidly changing, often complex, market. We focus on 15 critical capabilities for MADPs from 11 vendors to help mobile AD teams evaluate these offerings for B2B, business-to-employee and business-to-consumer implementations.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Introduction
  • Product Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
  • Use Cases
  • Inclusion Criteria
  • Critical Capabilities Rating
  • Product Viability
  • Weighted Capabilities for All Use Cases
  • Vendors
    • Adobe
    • Antenna Software
    • Appcelerator
    • IBM
    • jQuery Mobile
    • Kony
    • MicroStrategy
    • SAP
    • Sencha
    • Xamarin

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