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Market Guide for Rapid Mobile App Development Tools
Alpha Anywhere is one of only a few vendors that meet ALL of Gartner's criteria of popular app features. Read Report



2016 Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms
"Alpha Software has robust enterprise integration capabilities and rich client-side workflow and custom logic creation in its coding-optional development tool..." Read Report



The Gartner CRM Vendor Guide, 2016
Alpha Anywhere is recognized as a mobile app development vendor. Read Report



Market Guide for High-Productivity Rapid Application Development Tools
Discusses how new-generation Rapid App Development (RAD) tools have emerged to simplify and speed the development of business applications. Alpha Software is listed in the report as one of these new-generation RAD tools and one that "also fits into the RMAD market." Read Report



The Gartner Digital Commerce Vendor Guide, 2016
Gartner analysts list Alpha Software as a mobile app development platform vendor. Read Report



Gartner Peer Insights
IT Professionals Rank Mobile Application Development Platforms and give Alpha Anywhere a perfect score. Read Report



IT Market Clock for Mobile App Development, 2015
Alpha Software is listed as an RMAD solution that provides "low-code or no-code environments that enable nonprogrammers to build mobile apps." Read Report



Critical Capabilities for Mobile Application Development Platforms
Gartner analysts call out Alpha Software as one of the vendors worth considering for mobile application development. Read Report



Critical Capabilities for Mobile Application Development Platforms
Gartner analysts call out Alpha Software as one of the vendors worth considering for mobile application development. Read Report



Hype Cycle for Mobile Applications and Development, 2015
Analysts list Alpha Anywhere in a select group of RMAD vendors, which produces apps more rapidly and "are crucial for enterprises to help bridge the gap between mobile app demand and supply." Gartner advises IT leaders to "be aware of this growing RMAD tool market and the possibilities that it offers." Read Report



Market Guide for Rapid Mobile App Development Tools
Gartner analysts include Alpha Software as one "Alpha Software offers the Alpha Anywhere platform with a wizard-driven development environment for building HTML5 and hybrid mobile apps (in combination with Cordova/PhoneGap)." Read Report



How to Address the Complexities of the Mobile AD Technologies Vendor Landscape
Gartner analysts include Alpha Software as a vendor in the RMAD segment, which is replacing traditional coding approaches, such as native development tools, with more-effective approaches that automatically build the scaffolding around the business processes. Read Report



Native, Web, And Cross-Platform Mobile Apps All Have Their Places
Alpha Anywhere is called out as a cross-platform that provides tooling for designing robust web applications. Read Report



Vendor Landscape: The Fractured, Fertile Terrain of Low-Code Application Platforms
Alpha Software is included in the "Low-code Platforms for Database apps" category of which Forrester says, "of the five low-code platform segments, the products focused on database apps have the greatest potential to empower nondevelopers,." Analysts also report Alpha's mobile forms technology as being "strong." Read Report



Native, Web, And Cross-Platform Mobile Apps All Have Their Place
Forrester mentions Alpha Anywhere as a solution that will "avoid direct native development entirely and instead provide tooling for designing robust web applications." Read Report



The Offline Mobile Challenge
In their discussion of offline as "the most important yet expensive" mobile app requirements, Forrester analysts call out the Alpha Anywhere low-code platform for its very robust offline solution for HTML5 implementations. Read Report



New Development Platforms Emerge for Customer-Facing Applications
Forrester analysts highlight Alpha Software as a vendor attracting attention in an emerging category - low-code platforms - that supports rapid assembly of customer-facing applications, requiring minimal hand-coding and enabling productive new development practices. Read Report





Predictions 2015: Mobile development Goes Composable, Contextual, and Cross-Touchpoint
Forrester predicts that business rules, complex event processing services, and rules will drive continued movement of low-code platforms and lists three solutions, including Alpha Anywhere. Read Report



Brief: How Enterprise Architects Can Empower the Business to Create Mobile Apps Faster
Analysts call out two low-code solutions, one being Alpha Anywhere, for business-based mobile development. Analysts state that these solutions "help the business move faster by enabling nontechnical users to build front-end mobile app logic with no coding skills required" and allow "mobile teams to share prototypes quickly between business users, designers, and developers, reducing manual processes that often slow development." Read Report



Choose the Right Mobile Development Solutions
Alpha Anywhere is included as one of five solutions mentioned by the analysts for device-centric rapid app development. The report explains that these solutions "use simple data access metaphors and lightweight on-device databases to build apps that can work without Internet connections or that synchronize data back to a master database management system (DBMS)." Read Report



Negotiating the Mobile Disruption: Approaches for Multiplatform Application Development
Analyst Al Hilwa calls out Alpha Software as an "End-to-End Model-Driven Application Platform." He explains, "These tools offer cohesive development environments and platforms for integrated front-end and back- end application development. The tools aim to provide the most productive and agile development for mobile applications often through the use of proprietary application development environments, front- end and back-end runtime platforms, and an integrated set of services that work cohesively to reduce developer effort." Read Report



Worldwide Mobile Enterprise Application Development Platform 2014 - 2018 Forecast & 2013 Vendor Shares Analysts call out Alpha Software as a growing company in the the mobile enterprise application development platform market (enterprise MADP) . Read Report




On the Radar: Alpha Software - Rapid/low-code mobile application development and deployment with Alpha Anywhere
Analyst Michael Azoff writes, "Why Put Alpha Anywhere on Your Radar? Alpha Anywhere offers businesses of all sizes a fast and painless way to deliver many of the mobile apps they need to make effective use of their corporate assets. The solution will suit organizations that demand secure and offline access to information with a good user experience, but that are concerned about the cost and capabilities normally needed to deliver, deploy, and maintain them."

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Mobile Centers of Excellence - A Marketing Term or a Very Useful
Analyst Tony Rizzo writes: "Alpha Software may offer the very best in enterprise-grade rapid mobile app development platforms."

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