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November 9, 2016 | Volume 5 Issue 11


LEAD ARTICLE: Kony Offers Robust Tool Set for Creating Mobile Apps
FEATURED ARTICLE: Go Mobile with IBM i Access for Web
NEWS HIGHLIGHT: ECM Cloud Managed Services Announcement
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Feature Article - Networking
Kony Offers Robust Tool Set for Creating Mobile Apps

Enterprises with numerous or complex apps to translate to mobile devices, or those seeking to create versatile native mobile device apps, can benefit from Kony Mobility Platform's extensive feature set.

john gristWritten by John Ghrist

If your enterprise is considering a mobile application development platform (MADP) capable of generating large, complex applications, one option to explore is the Kony Mobility Platform. Offering a visual interactive development environment (IDE) that uses a zero-code approach and a single app codebase, strong security options, and a middleware component that simplifies data-transformation and mobile back-end services, Kony's suite helps developers produce apps for smartphones, tablets, desktops, and wearables.


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ASNA Movile RPGASNA Mobile RPG empowers RPG programmers to create great IBM i-driven smartphone and tablet mobile apps with nothing but plain ol’ RPG. Programmers don’t need to learn obtuse languages like HTML, JavaScript, PHP, Java or Objective C. The only skills required to create superb mobile applications with Mobile RPG are traditional RPG coding skills—period! These applications feature secure and fast read/write access to your IBM i database and provide game-changing possibilities for your business. Learn more today!


Feature Article - Networking
Go Mobile with IBM i Access for Web

IBM i Access for Web is the newest weapon in the IBM i admin's mobile arsenal.

steve pitcherWritten by Steve Pitcher

I've been a fan of IBM i Access for Web for a long time. About five years ago, my company started giving tablets to our sales team in the field, and IBM i Access for Web quickly became an invaluable tool for securely accessing green-screen applications.


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