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Blurring Approaches To Mobile Apps Expand Options For Developers

March 31, 2016

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  • By John M. Wargo
  • with Christopher Mines,
  • Taylor Turrisi

Why Read This Report

Developers are often constrained by traditional mobile development approaches, budgets, and time-to-market. Native and web-based approaches simply aren't enough to address all requirements. New alternatives enable development teams to use resources more efficiently and deliver quality mobile apps under constrained timelines. Vendors even provide tools that enable nondevelopers to deliver useful mobile apps. This report concludes that organizations will adopt multiple approaches to building mobile apps, assessing each project against the available tools.

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Table of Contents

  • Real-World Constraints Affect Choices For Building Mobile Apps
  • The Best Strategy May Blend More Than One Development Approach
  • All Approaches Can Deliver Native-Like App Capabilities
  • Recommendations

  • Take Advantage Of Greater Flexibility In Mobile App Dev
  • Supplemental Material
  • Related Research Documents