|[March 06, 2012]
FeedHenry Launches Mobile Application Platform on Cloud FoundryTM
BOSTON & WATERFORD, Ireland --(Business Wire)--
provider of enterprise mobility solutions for the development,
deployment and management of mobile apps has just launched its Mobile
Application Platform on Cloud
Foundry™, the industry's first open Platform-as-a-Service
The majority of new application development is being done
"mobile-first". However, developers are building mobile frontend
applications separately, and integrating with backend services manually.
To leverage the benefits of PaaS for mobile applications, developers
need a way to develop, deploy and scale these cross-platform
applications on the PaaS in a seamless manner.
mobile application platform is the only cloud-based mobile
and CSS (News - Alert) apps with a fully integrated Node.js backend on Cloud Foundry.
Developers can now use the FeedHenry solution to build and deploy
mobile applications for many smartphones and tablets with backend
functionality hosted on their CloudFoundry.com account.
"We are seeing a shift to mobile-first development within enterprises,
which requires their PaaS solution to provide an integrated mobile
development and deployment platform," said Jerry Chen, vice president of
cloud and application services at VMware. "FeedHenry's (News - Alert) cross-platform
mobile development solution can make it easier and faster for Cloud
Foundry™ developers to build and deploy these applications."
"Mobile apps are transforming how and where information is being
consumed and how customers interact with organizations", said Cathal
McGloin, CEO, FeedHenry. "FeedHenry and VMware have partnered to bring a
valuable solution that can enable developers speed of deployment,
instant scalability, device and cloud independence with the ability to
easily integrate to backend information."
Developers can start building mobile applications today on the FeedHenry
platform at mobilecf.feedhenry.com.
New Cloud Foundry members can register and enter promotion code "feedhenry"
while existing members gain immediate access from their account. All
CloudFoundry.com developers will receive a free account on the FeedHenry
platform, and have access to the FeedHenry web-based AppStudio
development environment. Cloud Foundry developers can download the
FeedHenry Command Line tool to use all of the features of the FeedHenry
server-side. The server-side business and integration logic is developed
APIs for integration, caching, storage and encryption.
About FeedHenry: www.feedhenry.com
About Cloud Foundry: www.CloudFoundry.com
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partnership relationship between VMware and any other company.
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