Growing trends of mobile applications and opportunities
Niraj Gemawat | 08 Feb 2012

There was a time when using a mobile phone meant only to communicate or remain connected to family and friends. In today's world, mobile technologies have advanced beyond recognition and the growing number of branded mobile devices has led to an exponential increase of users on a brand new level each year.

THE USERS of new mobile applications have an access to over 1000+ online applications and the mobile manufacturers are utilizing this opportunity to develop solutions for smart information.

Basically, mobile application development is the process by which application software is developed for mobile phones, which are either pre-installed on phones during manufacture, or downloaded by customers from various mobile software distribution platforms. Today, mostly all mobile applications have an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) platform, which the developer utilizes to write, test, and deploy applications.

The best part is that Mobile applications development can be utilized for business related purpose. It is not just a development process but also a means to increase the productivity of the mobile device. The developed applications help in performing certain functions that are necessary for the business, including getting connected to clients. Over the years, mobile and internet technologies have successfully expanded their network throughout the world and have started playing an important role in our day-to-day lives.

Presently, mobile phone devices offer multipurpose functions through their various types of applications, which fulfill the needs of all individuals according to their needs. The usage of smart phones and devices such as iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, Symbian, and Android based phones can be a powerful marketing tool for every business, from the large retail corporation to the local Small Businesses. For gaming and personal entertainment purpose also the multipurpose mobile devices are giving users a value for their money and other requirements.

Everything has its fair share of challenges, including the selection of proper development platform for the mobile application development for customers and building an application to support scalability that can be installed in a wide range of current and future target devices, making the potential customer base for the application significantly larger.

Gateway TechnoLabs Mobile Application Development:

Gateway TechnoLabs also has an experience of working on various mobile platforms and using a wide set of technologies in mobile application development such as iPhone Application Development, iPad Application Development, iPod Touch Application Development, Blackberry Mobile Application Development, Android based Mobile Application, Windows Mobile & PDA App. Development, Symbian based Mobile Application, Java & J2ME supported Mobile Application. Gateway is a leading provider of Global Software Development services having a consistent record of delivering workable, robust software solutions by adopting innovative approaches and remaining committed to quality and processes.

Some Facts about Gateway:

-Since its inception in 1997, it has made its presence felt in countries, including The Netherland, Romania, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Germany, UK, France, USA and China.
-A delivery record of over 650 projects
-Out of the 1000+ employees globally, a team of 900+ software development professionals works at our Offshore Development Center in India.

In recognition with client's excellent association and continued support Gateway Group over the years have received numerous achievements & awards.

1. "Best Corporate Social Responsibility Company in Gujarat" by GESIA* (Gujarat Electronics & Software Industries Association)
Excellence Award by IES (Institute of Economic Studies)
2. National MSME Excellence Awards 2008 was presented by the Honorable Finance Minister of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee
3. "Best Software Company in Gujarat" by GESIA* (Gujarat Electronics & Software Industries Association)
Excellence Award by IES (Institute of Economic Studies)
4. UDYOG RATNA AWARD by IES (Institute of Economic Studies)
5. AMITY CORPORATE EXCELLENCE AWARD by Amity International Business School, Noida