The Frankston Challenge – Why You Need to Create Offline Applications

The Frankston Challenge – Why You Need to Create Offline Applications

An essay by Dan Bricklin, CTO at Alpha Software. This morning I went for a normal check up with a healthcare provider I hadn’t visited in a few years. The receptionist handed me a clipboard with paper forms to fill…

Alpha Anywhere Mobile Forms Beta Videos

We have been writing a lot of late about the topic of “Tablet Optimized Forms” or “Rich Data Capture Forms.” Alpha’s developers have been busy creating new tools for building mobile forms that are optimized to run on tablets and smart phones….

Alpha Anywhere featured in article about solving “Data Latency”

Alpha Anywhere featured in article about solving “Data Latency”

Data transfer latency: Tackling problems related to “people systems” Fred ChurchvilleProfile: Fred Churchville   Last week, the creators of Alpha Anywhere hosted a user meetup to talk about mobile application development – specifically, tablet applications for use in the field and workplace. One…

Oil and Gas Mobile App Developed Using Alpha Anywhere

Oil and Gas Mobile App Developed Using Alpha Anywhere

In this blog we often talk about specific features in Alpha Anywhere and what distinguishes it for rapidly building enterprise mobile and web apps. At the end of the day the exciting part is to see what practical applications people…

Alpha Anywhere Offers Unique Advantages for Mobile & Web App Development

Alpha Anywhere Offers Unique Advantages for Mobile & Web App Development

We are living in a world where businesses and organizations clearly understand the benefits that mobile can deliver. Custom mobile apps designed around business processes can improve productivity. The only problem is that until now it has been really difficult,…

IDC Data Uncovers Development Road Blocks for Mobile Enterprise Apps

IDC Data Uncovers Development Road Blocks for Mobile Enterprise Apps

Custom business apps are in high demand. Businesses need mobile apps to stay competitive. Mobile applications done right have the potential to increase employee productivity as well as enhance business workflows or create new markets. Enterprises are trying to mobilize…

TeamGlobal Builds Offline Application for LA School District Using Alpha Anywhere

TeamGlobal Builds Offline Application for LA School District Using Alpha Anywhere

Imagine you’re in charge of the second-largest school district in the United States, with over 640,000 students in more than 1,000 schools. Your district encompasses 720 square miles in Los Angeles and 31 smaller municipalities. Your job: Make sure the…

IT Briefcase: Solving the Offline Problem of the Mobile Workforce

IT Briefcase: Solving the Offline Problem of the Mobile Workforce

Mobile apps that stop working when a network connection is lost reduce workforce mobility. The solution is to integrate offline support into your applications. Offline web applications are able to keep functioning when a mobile device is in offline mode….