app-development

App Development

Software Applications

Mobile phones have formed an important part of everybody’s life. The current mobile phone market is growing. The current mobile phone market has been captured by the new generation smart phones, tablet devices. Newer innovations out ranging like the introduction of smart watches by Samsung and apple. All these devices are working on high end platforms and application software. The demand of the application software is rising and will continue to rise as newer technical devices, upgraded platforms emerge. The demand of the application software in the world is everlasting and growing.

Smart device operating system offered by different companies:

  • IOS- the famous iphones, ipad, ipod and iwatch(to be launched early 2015) run on this operating system

  • Android- Its a freeware operating system for the smartphones and a number of smart phones/tablets use this platform. HTC, Samsung, LG, Sony, Lenovo phones and Tablets, Acer phones and Tablets etc. use this platform. It occupies the majority of market share.

  • Windows- Microsoft introduced the Windows platform in Nokia smartphones now by overtaking the Nokia Mobile Phone business unit they have launched their own series of Mobile phones under the brand name Microsoft Lumia.

  • Tizen- Recently the South Korean electronics company Samsung announced and launched their series of smartphones. The newer versions of these phones are to be Tizen Platform based.

  • Identification- in this the demand of the particular application is captured and its need is emphasised on.

  • Planning- in this the application goes through the prototypes encompassing the features and what the execution of software should do. The software is broken into sub modules like the user interface, sub-features, etc.

  • Programming modules – actual design of the software modules. Programming different modules

  • Testing- testing of the modules individually and then collectively under controlled and uncontrolled environment both at developer’s site and user’s site.

  • Integrating- the modules into application software and creating the license for end user.

  • Deployment- finally after the successful testing of the software, its deployement to the platform market for end user.

  • Feedback- by the end user at the developers portal at the market.

Software development is an iterative model and all the process forms a cycle for improvement and fixing the problems until the application is replaced by another application or is exhausted or becomes obsolete.
Mobile device Application Software development sector is rising and the platforms have their own markets- Google Play, AppleStore, Nokia store, Windows store, etc. to buy the freeware or paid softwares as per users will.