Research

CIC benchmarks key tools to mark “The Rise of Hybrid Mobile Development”

By |2016-10-17T10:52:29+01:0029 November 2013|Analysis, Research, Software Development|

It was only back in 2007 that Apple launched the first iPhone and at that time only Apple could build native apps for it. Since then Apple, the mobile industry and the world has changed significantly. iPhone, that ruled the smartphone market for the years immediately after 2007, has been overtaken by Google’s Android operating [...]

IBM and mobile: time to take the plunge

By |2016-10-17T10:52:37+01:0023 March 2013|Delivery and Lifecycle Management, Research, Software Development|

For many years IBM has been a paddler, not a player, in mobile. Although it has had a respectable presence in the telco market, for the most part this comprises backoffice infrastructure and services not directly related to mobile applications. Mobile features have been incrementally added to the product portfolio via organic development and a series [...]