Mobile devices have changed how we conceive software. There is a great range of development alternatives. In this paper, four different multi-platform development approaches (mobile web applications, hybrid, interpreted, and cross-compiled) are analyzed, and their most significant features through a case study are discussed.
Any system interacting with a data base requires modules capable of operating data stored in it. Its development times generally vary between 50 to 60 % of the time used for the application life cycle. The present paper describes the architecture and characteristics of a Framework for the agile generation of Web Applications, called PHP4DB. Its main… (More)