Appery.io is a company that has been banging the same drum for a number of years. Essentially, Appery sits in the middle of a huge argument. On the one hand are those people who are adamant that only native mobile applications (i.e. mobile applications built specifically for the device or operating system upon which they work) can deliver the sort of functionality and fidelity that consumers demand. On the other end of the spectrum are those who suggest that the agility that HTML5, with its ability to “write once and run anywhere,” more than overcomes any perceived or real fidelity loss from this approach.

Appery delivers a low-code platform where mobile applications can be developed and deployed. The platform itself combines a cloud-based rapid development environment, integrated back-end services, and middleware that aims to simplify integration with enterprise systems and cloud services. 

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Ben Kepes

Ben Kepes is a technology evangelist, an investor, a commentator and a business adviser. Ben covers the convergence of technology, mobile, ubiquity and agility, all enabled by the Cloud. His areas of interest extend to enterprise software, software integration, financial/accounting software, platforms and infrastructure as well as articulating technology simply for everyday users.