Digia has announced a cross-platform development offering which provides everything needed to develop, deploy and host mobile apps cost-efficiently for Android, iOS and other mobile platforms. Qt Mobile edition enables hassle-free multi-platform application development and managing of apps with a built-in Qt-optimized cloud backend service, Qt Cloud Services.
Enabling app developers to reach and address the largest mobile markets, Qt Mobile has been specifically packaged for individual developers and app development software houses looking to develop native apps with mind-blowing graphics and performance for Android, iOS and other mobile platforms within one framework. This cross-platform software development framework is the only technology that allows C++ native and declarative language application development across desktop, embedded and mobile platforms supporting deployment on all the leading operating systems across many processor architectures. It features a unique abstraction-layer composition to allow swift and effortless development and also to speed defragmented multi-platform development time by up to 50%.
By enabling developers to create eye-catching applications faster and deploy them on multiple targets in the mobile, desktop and embedded space by simply reusing the same code, Qt Mobile reduces development costs and time to market. Qt Mobile includes the cross-platform C++-based Qt libraries, Qt Enterprise-level tools, Qt Creator IDE with additional value-adding functionality meant to supercharge mobile app creation.
Tommi Laitinen, SVP International Products, Digia, comments: “We focus on giving mobile app developers what they want and need to create amazing apps for end users immediately. To maximise return on investment, mobile developers want to produce apps that not only deliver stunning graphics and native performance, but which also reach the maximum number of users effectively and efficiently in multiple platforms and screens. Qt Mobile enables app developers to focus on creating a stunning user experience secure in the knowledge that the app created will be fully portable across multiple mobile operating system platforms and screen sizes The entire power of Qt is available in the Qt Mobile at an affordable price."
Qt Mobile is available now for $149 (USD) per month per user licence.