It’s certainly a greuling thing to select between operating systems like iOS or Robot while going for application development especially for corporate needs. However, getting a software separately built for each platform would be a very expensive affair. So the best alternative is cross-platform mobile application development. In this process, mobile apps are developed once and are zavi run on all available platforms like Apple, Robot, Windows or Phones. So, with a single shared code base developers can easily create device independent applications that can run on any mobile platform. It’s an affordable approach for the businesses to a target various platforms for huge audience base for corporate needs like marketing or sales. Lesser time, costs and efforts must develop cross-platform apps that can work really well on any mobile device and so, enable businesses to expand their reach and promote their business much effectively. Moreover, maintenance costs are also reduced because here one has to maintain and invest only in one application and never having to go for multiple apps targeted for various platforms.
So, what does this type of development require? What are the tools that can help developers to create such awesome applications that run seamlessly on all available operating systems and devices? Have you ever thought about it? Here’s the answer.
Let us now consider a few important mobile iphone app development tools that are trusted by the mobile iphone app developers for this specific purpose:
Xamarin is a good technology supporting the development of apps that can run on various platforms. Based on C# technology and sharing the code base with platforms like iOS, Robot, Windows and Apple computer, Xamarin allows for easy and rapid development of platform independent applications offering high performance and greatly improve user experience. Real time bugs, crash and exceptions can be found and well-managed with this platform.
RhoMobile is an open source, cross-platform application development framework based on Ruby. Using this highly integrated platform, iphone app developers can build some really awesome local apps for platforms like local apps for Windows Phone, Robot, Symbian, CASING and iOS. The framework comes with the comprehensive range of features of mobile gadgets, so developing mobile applications for all types of operating systems becomes a lot easier.