Offline support was never particularly in demand in the world of desktops, but with the rise of the mobile web and edge connections, support for offline capability has exploded. Everything from offline data storage to the actual application startup is already available and supported on a wide range of mobile platforms. Read on to find out what tools you have at your disposal and how you can leverage Sencha Touch to use those tools with ease.
While Sencha’s Raiders — or any game for that matter — would rarely be seen as a mission critical application, there are aspects of building a game app that can be applied to even the most data-centric, corporate application. In this article, I’ll share 5 key things we learned that you can apply in your business application development.
PureFacts Financial Solutions produces one of the leading Wealth Management Solutions, enabling wealth managers to use a single management interface to get a comprehensive view of their clients’ assets. In this article, Steve describes how they used Ext JS and Sencha Touch to build their apps and achieved more than 50% increase in development speed.
Here’s the video of the SenchaCon kickoff — our keynote presentation to a standing-room only audience in Orlando last week! We had some great guest speakers and showed Architect 3.0, Ext JS for touch devices and grid gadgets, Touch grids and much more. Plus, we introduced and demoed the all-new Sencha Space.
Yesterday’s SenchaCon keynote address was filled with exciting announcements. We’ll be posting a video of the entire keynote shortly, but here’s a summary of all of the new stuff that was announced and demonstrated on stage.
Logate is a software development company focused on design, development, implementation and maintenance of enterprise software solutions and services. The main reason they chose Sencha Touch was development time savings; it’s fast and easy to introduce a new developer to a project. Plus, they believe Sencha has proven that HTML5 applications perform well on mobile devices.
Ivan recently had the pleasure of optimizing an app written in Sencha Touch 2.2 that was taking over 5 seconds to load on an Android 2.x device. The culprit was a 1.2 MB app.css file that he managed to bring down to just over 100 kB, resolving the issue. In this article, he presents four techniques used to achieve this goal, along with individual outcome metrics.
UNIORG is a leading full service provider of SAP business solutions and certified partner of SAP AG. They recently developed UNIORG OrderTracking for SAP HANA, using Sencha Touch, Architect and Ext JS, to deliver real-time status, order value, classification characteristics and analysis functions on top of SAP HANA (In-Memory Technology), which is not achievable with the native SAP ERP system.
When I heard that Sencha was going to be supporting Tizen in Sencha Touch I was very happy, because I know how important it is for developers to have great tools to make developing great applications easier. You may not have heard much about Tizen yet, as products are targeted for later on this year, but already developer awareness is building.
The Salesforce Platform Mobile Services are a set of tools, frameworks, and APIs to help you rapidly build enterprise mobile apps for any device. The Salesforce Platform Mobile Services pair with your mobile app just as seamlessly as Force.com pairs with your enterprise apps. It is a powerful MBaaS providing mobile developers backend storage and additional features like configurable security, secure offline storage, and push notifications amongst several other platform services. We’re pleased to announce that in an upcoming launch we’ll be releasing new mobile packs centered around Sencha Touch.