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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms


The mobile app development platform market continues to grow, evolve and mature in response to escalating customer requirements. We assess the major vendors to enable enterprise IT developers, architects and mobile development leaders to select the right platform partners.

Published: 23 July 2015

ID: G00270267

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

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Adobe
    • Appcelerator
    • Appian
    • Backbase
    • ClickSoftware
    • DSI
    • Embarcadero
    • Globo
    • IBM
    • Kony
    • Mendix
    • Microsoft
    • MicroStrategy
    • Oracle
    • Pegasystems
    • Progress Software (Telerik)
    • Salesforce
    • SAP
    • Xamarin
    • Zebra
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped
    • Honorable Mentions

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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