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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms


The mobile application development platform market continues to grow, evolve and mature in response to escalating customer requirements. We assess the major vendors that enable enterprise IT developers to create mobile applications for customers, partners and employees.

Published: 02 September 2014

ID: G00261830

Analyst(s): Ray Valdes, Van Baker , Richard Marshall, Jason Wong

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Adobe
    • Appcelerator
    • Apple
    • ClickSoftware
    • DSI
    • Embarcadero
    • Google
    • IBM
    • Kony
    • Microsoft
    • MicroStrategy
    • Motorola Solutions
    • Oracle
    • Pegasystems
    • SAP
    • Sencha
    • Telerik
    • Verivo Software
    • Xamarin
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

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


Market Overview

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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