This week SAP announced a collaboration with Adobe, Appcelerator, and Sencha to provide an open mobile platform development framework. The products involved include PhoneGap, Titanium, and Sencha Touch.
This partnership agreement will allow SAP to help developers build more open mobile apps based on their choice of client architecture, ranging from native to hybrid web containers to the mobile web.
“As a leader in the enterprise mobility market, SAP is constantly looking for innovative ways to serve our customers and partners, and advance our vision for this market,” said Sanjay Poonen, president, Global Solutions, SAP.
“By joining forces with leading mobile app development vendors like Adobe, Appcelerator and Sencha, we are making it easier for large communities of developers, in the millions, to innovate on our platform. We believe SAP is the only mobile platform provider delivering on the promise of an open platform architecture that supports innovative third-party development environments and tools, providing flexibility for customers to implement the right mobile app every time. SAP, customers, partners and the entire ecosystem now have a tremendous opportunity to rapidly produce millions of high quality apps using the tool of their choice.”