Magnet Systems Unveils Magnet Max to Boost Enterprise Mobile Applications

By CIOReview | Thursday, October 1, 2015

PALO ALTO, CA: Magnet Systems, provider of mobile apps software, unveils Magnet MAX, a new approach to application development designed to simplify the process of developing and deploying enterprise mobile applications.

Magnet MAX is a modular suite of technologies with new infrastructure and apt practices for enterprise grade mobile app development. Magnet's open source architecture provides APIs, SDKs and tooling for faster application development, a server optimized for mobile applications, and deep messaging capabilities for stronger user engagement.

"Consumers live on mobile apps today, but the enterprise has struggled to catch up because developing secure, integrated apps is a very long, expensive process. There is a massive market opportunity for a company to build the infrastructure of the new mobile enterprise and I see no one better poised to take on that challenge than Alfred, who revolutionized the enterprise Web once with BEA Weblogic," saysBen Horowitz, co-founder and general partner of Andreessen Horowitz, an investor in Magnet.

Magnet MAX is an open source approach to mobile application development that includes the technology, process and architecture needed to enable on premise or cloud deployments. The key components include, Magnet AppStudio, a mobile application modeling tool for cross-platform development by bridging mobile and server; Magnet mobile SDKs for Android and iOS to provide high-performance and reliable gateway to backend services (public or private cloud) with built-in core services for offline capabilities; Magnet application server and Magnet messages.