Gartner Research

Taxonomy, Definitions and Vendor Landscape for Mobile AD Technologies

Published: 08 November 2013

ID: G00248387

Analyst(s): Richard Marshall, Gordon Van Huizen


Mobile application development is a rapidly evolving discipline, supported by a wide variety of tools and components. Development leaders must understand and track this technology landscape to determine the best selections for their organizations.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • Mobile AD Market
  • Mobile Application Development Platforms
    • Platform-Specific MADPs
    • Cross-Platform MADPs
    • Mobile Web Adaptation Platforms
  • Mobile AD Tools
  • Mobile AD Components
    • Libraries and Frameworks
    • Mobile Developer Containers
    • Cloud Mobile Back-End Services

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