Session Title Going Native: How does a business make informed decisions around taking their desktop apps to the mobile world?

Session Type Experience Report

Duration 60 minutes

Speaker(s) Elan Lennard (Global Graphics)

Elan heads up the Applications Division for Global Graphics Software. With a long and varied history in product management, development and quality assurance management, Elan has always been particularly enthusiastic about the benefits across the company of finding ways to ensure software is designed for the user rather than by the user.


Session Description

How does a business make informed decisions around taking their desktop apps to the mobile world? Elan Lennard will share some of the experiences from Global Graphics Software in exploring which functionality makes sense to port to mobile devices, what the differences in human/computer interaction will be, and whether it makes sense to go native to each OS or to use a more portable solution such as HTML5.