~~~~~~~~~~~~ Agenda Day 2: ~~~~~~~~~~~~ Using the cloud for your application Integrating Contacts and Social APIs Integrating Web Content Deployment and Distribution Applying newly acquired skills
~~~~~~~~~~~~ Is your enterprise ready for mobile? ~~~~~~~~~~~~ This class also covers the topic of enterprise mobile solutions. The world of mobile application development is evolving very fast. A major driving factor behind these developments is the contributions made by the international community of developers in the form of open source platforms that enable the generation of native apps from a single code base. ~~~~~~~~~~~~ Benefits ~~~~~~~~~~~~ Access to all markets: The most valuable benefit of taking this class is that it covers multiple platforms in a single training Mobile application development is here to stay: Smart phone companies have spent 100s of millions of dollars in research and development in order to deliver to the world a product that revolutionizes the way we live.
To add some numbers to this: Apple spends about $1 billion on R&D each year. The result of all this investment is that we now have smart phones with more computing power than many desktops. The ability to make a smartphone is not readily accessible to individuals however the ability to make applications that utilize these smartphones is. Impossible to avoid: Businesses have to adapt to the smartphone revolution, there is no way around it. This adaption ranges form sending and receiving emails to making presentations and word processing.
As a result there is a demand for experts who can help companies adapt to this change. Having a smartphone integration strategy has significant implications for a sustainable competitive advantage. Building cross platform applications saves time and money