Wednesday 25 March 2015, Amsterdam
The report recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Mobile Enterprise Application Development Platform Market: Adobe Systems Inc., Antenna Software Inc., IBM Corp., Kony Inc., MicroStrategy Inc., Salesforce.com Inc. and SAP AG
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Appcelerator, ClickSoftware, Microsoft, Motorola Sencha and Verivo Software.
The report said: “One of the upcoming trends in this market is the emergence of cloud-based mobile applications. The emergence of cloud-based mobile enterprise application development platforms has enabled organizations to increase their efficiency and reduce the cost of deploying valuable IT infrastructure.”
According to the report, one of the major drivers in the market is the high adoption of mobile devices. Mobile devices are not seen as a luxury anymore; they are seen as a business requirement. It is important for employees to have access to the company's secure information during their travel to many business meetings, and hence it becomes mandatory for organizations to provide access to secure data on smartphones.
Further, the report states that the diversity of the mobile landscape is one of the main challenges that the market faces. A mobile enterprise application development platform has to work in synchronization with many devices, OSs, and firmware, with each running different applications for different processes. Enterprises might even face difficulties in interacting with other departments such as back-office systems and networks.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.