AeroGear Libraries Promise to Ease Homegrown MEAP Efforts

Charlotte Dunlap
Charlotte Dunlap

Summary Bullets:

  • Red Hat remains squarely behind its open source project, AeroGear, for back-end mobile integration.
  • VMware/Pivotal’s MEAP plans remain unclear.

Red Hat is taking the same approach with mobile as it has taken with cloud: telling its customers to “be a rock star” and just give it a try.  I’m stealing a quote from Eric Schabell, JBoss technology evangelist, talking to developers about moving some enterprise apps to the cloud during JBoss Summit a couple weeks ago.  The company is telling developers to do the same thing in mobile app development through Red Hat’s open source community project, AeroGear, in order to extend their homegrown MEAP efforts through open source libraries for mobile connectivity provided through AeroGear. Continue reading “AeroGear Libraries Promise to Ease Homegrown MEAP Efforts”