Apart from this, an understanding of Mobile Enterprise Application Platforms (MEAPs
) is an added advantage." Consumer app developers major on their ability to think beyond the technology, however.
Enterprises will increasingly use mobile backend-as-a-service (MBaaS) and integration capabilities provided by mobile enterprise application platforms (MEAPs
)/mobile application development platforms (MADPs) to deliver a compelling mobile user experience and improve developer productivity.
"Resellers can work closely with customers to develop corporate app stores which restrict employees to downloading apps that have been scrutinised by the IT department." Apart from security, and ensuring that the user experience is consistent across the WAN and LAN, mobile enterprise application platforms (MEAPs
) are the glue when it comes to designing and implementing a mobile network (see box).