Why Mobile App Development Requires More than an SOA

If you plan on building mobile apps, you probably want a pluggable framework that allows you to easily use and reuse mobile services. You can then effortlessly access back-end systems, rapidly assemble new apps, and easily update individual services. Visit App Development Magazine for complete article. Déjà vu I hear you cry – isn’t that what my service-oriented architecture (SOA) gives me?  Yes and no. A SOA gives you much …
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3 Approaches To Making Healthcare More Mobile

Three major concerns – security, integration, and the ability to work off-line – are preventing the advancement of mobility. How can these obstacles be overcome? By Coco Jaenicke, CMO, Verivo More and more frequently we see healthcare providers carry sleek devices in their hands, but at the same time we see the same people spending more and more time in their offices behind a screen doing “paper” work. It is …
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New Oracle Framework Targets Cross-Platform Mobile Developers

By Dave Ramel, Application Development Trends Oracle Corp. yesterday unveiled a new Mobile Application Framework (MAF) to simplify cross-platform app development for smartphones and tablets. The offering is one of several new updates to the company’s Oracle Mobile Suite, a development and deployment platform. The MAF is the latest addition to an increasingly crowded collection of cross-platform mobile development tools based on the hybrid model. That approach seeks to strike …
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30 Notable IT Executive Moves: June 2014

By Sarah Kuranda, CRN As part of a two executive addition announcement, Verivo Software announced the addition of Gregg Bjork as COO of the enterprise mobile app software company. The Waltham, Mass.-based company said it brought on Bjork to help the company keep up with expanding demand. Bjork’s background has been helping companies scale as an independent advisor. Bjork has also served as CEO of Boston-based security firm Bradford Networks.

New products of the week 06.02.14

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By Brandon Butler, NetworkWorld Our roundup of intriguing new products from companies such as IBM and Netsocket. Product name: Akula 2.0 Key features: Akula is an open mobile application platform that makes it easy to develop, deploy and manage multiple apps; integrates with enterprise infrastructure; and allows developers to use any front-end tools.

Verivo Updates Its Akula Enterprise Mobile SDK

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by Chris Marsh, Yankee Group Verivo is looking to add the concept of re-use to enterprise mobile app development. The company just rolled out an update to its Akula enterprise development platform that adds new capabilities and an updated management console. App Developer Magazine reports Verivo’s Akula 2.0 offers new Client Actions, which lets developers add built-in client actions, such as forced logout, data wipe and refresh app permissions, to …
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Verivo releases Akula 2.0 enterprise mobile app server

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by Andrew Brooks, IT World Canada Verivo Software has announced the release of version 2.0 of its Akula 2.0 mobile application platform. The latest release of the open, standards-based platform supports the reuse of mobile services during development and enhances management’s control, visibility, and governance of enterprise mobile applications, the company says. Akula 2.0 enables IT departments to secure and govern mobile services and applications, while supporting access and reuse …
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Verivo Software Releases Akula 2.0 Enterprise Mobile SDK

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by Richard Harris, App Developer Magazine Verivo Software has released Akula 2.0, an open platform that enables IT departments to secure and govern mobile services and applications while allowing development teams to access and reuse these services leveraging the front-end tools of their choice. The platform consists of a Java-based server, idiomatic client software development kits, a server SDK, and management application programming interfaces. Akula 2.0 fills the gap between …
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Clean Client Actions Key To Mobile App Management

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by Adrian Bridgwater, Dr. Dobb’s Verivo Software has launched its Akula 2.0 mobile application server product. The technology is an open platform designed to secure and govern mobile services and applications while allowing development teams to access and reuse these services using the front-end tools of their choice. “As enterprises develop multiple complex apps, IT oversight and governance become more difficult to enforce, thus compromising security, control, management, and visibility,” …
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Enterprise Mobility Management: Which Way Will the Market Tip?

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by 451 Research The world of enterprise mobility is evolving rapidly, and there are key tools that IT staff will need to manage and control the mobile devices, data, applications and services that employees require to be productive. The primary tools that IT will depend on fall under the banner of enterprise mobility management (EMM) – a combination of software and services that provide visibility into the enterprise’s mobile deployments. …
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Verivo Launches Akula 2.0 Mobile Application Platform

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Verivo Software, an enterprise mobile application platform provider, announced the launch of Akula 2.0. The latest release of the mobile application server provides enterprise IT departments more control, visibility, and governance of their enterprise mobile applications with new capabilities. Akula 2.0 is an open platform that enables IT departments to secure and govern mobile services and applications while allowing development teams to access and reuse these services leveraging the front-end …
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Verivo Launches Akula 2.0 Mobile Application Platform, Streamlining Development, Security and Governance of Enterprise Mobile Apps

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by Gavin Smith, GeekNado Verivo Software, an enterprise mobile application platform provider, today announced the launch of Akula 2.0. The latest release of the mobile application server provides enterprise IT departments more control, visibility, and governance of their enterprise mobile applications with significant new capabilities. Akula 2.0 is an open platform that enables IT departments to secure and govern mobile services and applications while allowing development teams to access and …
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Mobile Development Product Watch 5/20/2014: Cross-Platform Is King

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by David Ramel, Application Development Trends The continuing craze of cross-platform and cloud-based mobile development tools is evident in the latest batch of product releases. Verivo Software Inc. announced the launch of Akula 2.0, an updated open mobile application server that’s designed to help organizations secure and manage mobile services and apps while letting developers access and reuse these services with their choice of front-end tools. The Akula platform comprises …
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Verivo Streamlines Enterprise App Dev

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The latest release of the mobile application server from Verivo, Akula 2.0, aims to provide enterprise IT departments more control, visibility and governance of their enterprise mobile applications with significant new capabilities. The open platform enables IT to secure and govern mobile services and applications while allowing development teams to access and reuse these services leveraging the front-end tools of their choice. “As enterprises develop multiple complex apps, IT oversight …
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Verivo launches Akula 2.0 mobile application platform, streamlining development, security and governance of enterprise mobile apps

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May 19, 2014 — Verivo Software, the industry’s leading enterprise mobile application platform provider, today announced the launch of Akula 2.0. The latest release of the mobile application server provides enterprise IT departments more control, visibility, and governance of their enterprise mobile applications with significant new capabilities. Akula 2.0 is an open platform that enables IT departments to secure and govern mobile services and applications while allowing development teams to …
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Verivo Software’s Akula V2 comes with new core enterprise features

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by Chris Marsh, by 451 Research Verivo Software has undergone a two-and-a-half-year pivot to rebrand itself and launch a new infrastructural solution to support enterprise mobile applications. It has survived the recent market shakedown but faces a tough challenge to convince enterprises the time is right to install a mobile infrastructure. Click Here to Read the Report

Verivo Launches Akula 2.0 Mobile Application Platform, Streamlining Development, Security and Governance of Enterprise Mobile Apps

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by Rapid Lorna, Rapid Mobile Latest release of open, standards-based platform allows development teams to easily reuse mobile services and gives IT operations total visibility and control Verivo Software today announced the launch of Akula 2.0. The latest release of the mobile application server provides enterprise IT departments more control, visibility, and governance of their enterprise mobile applications with significant new capabilities. Akula 2.0 is an open platform that enables …
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Verivo Software’s Akula V2 Comes With New Core Enterprise Features

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by Chris Marsh, Yankee Group Verivo Software has undergone a two-and-a-half-year pivot to rebrand itself and launch a new infrastructural solution to support enterprise mobile applications. It has survived the recent market shakedown but faces a tough challenge to convince enterprises the time is right to install a mobile infrastructure. Click Here to Read the Report

16 hot companies to watch

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By John Moore, freelancer, Federal Computer Week The to-do list seemingly never stops growing for federal IT managers. They must keep up with developments in mobile technology, comb through data for key information nuggets, and evaluate cloud computing options — to name just a few challenges. On top of that, they also need to find tools to help their agencies better manage technology assets and human resources in a time …
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Verivo Software integrates new support for Adobe PhoneGap into Verivo Akula

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By Staff Verivo Software, the enterprise mobility company, today announced the release of Verivo Akula 1.0.1 – which extends the enterprise mobile app platform to Adobe PhoneGap (Apache Cordova). Through this new release, businesses will now be empowered to build, secure and control cross-platform, enterprise-grade hybrid apps using the Akula Cordova SDK. Akula users will now have access to extensive offline capabilities, enhanced data synchronization, improved app security and richer …
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Q&A with Verivo’s Steve Levy

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I’ve had the pleasure of knowing Verivo CEO Steve Levy for 5 years. Steve is a sharp executive and has consistently built his businesses through creating new revenue models, extending product offerings, and identifying new market opportunities. It’s no surprise, then, that Verivo is considered an emerging enterprise mobility leader. Verivo helps businesses simplify the complexities associated with building, securing, and managing enterprise mobile apps. Under Steve’s leadership, the company …
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The missing layer to NIST’s mobile security advice

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by T.L. Neff, executive vice president of global client services for Verivo Software Last June, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) issued an update to its advice on mobile device security. The recommendations in the updated NIST report are good, sound advice; but perhaps because of the report’s focus on device security, it tends to overlook the advantages of building in security to apps during development with an …
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How to Support Mobile App Development in Your Organization

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by John Moore As consumers eschew desktops and laptops for smartphones and tablets, organizations are increasingly tasked with developing apps for those mobile devices. These apps can be harder to manage than their Web-based brethren, but agile development methods can help ease the pain. Spotlight Ticket Management’s path to mobile software development is perhaps somewhat smoother than what other enterprises experience. The 3-year old Calabasas, Calif. company, which helps corporations …
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Products of the week 8.12.13

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by Brandon Butler Product name: Verivo Akula Pricing: 30 Day Free Trial Start Developing Akula-enabled apps at $5,000/year Pilot or Proof of Concept starting at $15,000/year Small Deployment starting at $30,000/year Standard Deployment starting at $60,000/year Key features: is an enterprise mobile app platform that’s designed to simplify the complexities of building, securing and controlling custom enterprise mobile apps. More info. Read the original article.

Thought Leaders in Mobile and Social: Interview with Steven Levy, CEO of Verivo Software (Part 6)

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by Sramana Mitra Sramana Mitra: The point is that even if you are trying to build an enterprise software developer network around your platform, it is still a different strategy from selling the platform to enterprises for them to use and build their own apps. We are definitely seeing a trend from a lot of technology companies trying to build platform ecosystems. It is happening everywhere. We are seeing in …
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Thought Leaders in Mobile and Social: Interview with Steven Levy, CEO of Verivo Software (Part 5)

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Sramana Mitra: Numerous companies come through in this series that are working in that area. We are tracking that trend. Steven Levy: We have gone through a bunch of changes to our own product and technology. If you look back and look at how the web developed, the first tools that came out tried to do it all. They tried giving me my tool to design the web page, then …
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Thought Leaders in Mobile and Social: Interview with Steven Levy, CEO of Verivo Software (Part 4)

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by Sramana Mitra Sramana Mitra: Where your technology is shining is where you have composite apps that span multiple different systems. Steven Levy: You have it exactly right. You can imagine that those apps’ integration is difficult to do – that is one of the things we provide key value in. When you do that integration, you go offline keeping track of all of those systems. When you come back …
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Thought Leaders in Mobile and Social: Interview with Steven Levy, CEO of Verivo Software (Part 3)

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by Sramana Mitra Sramana Mitra: Let’s do some use cases. What verticals do you have maximum adoption in? Steve Levy: The verticals we have maximum adoption in are those that have been early adopters of mobile apps themselves: financial services, healthcare, business services and transportation, manufacturing, etc. A very common application would be in business services, where people are building apps for consultants or other time-based employees to track their …
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Thought Leaders in Mobile and Social: Interview with Steven Levy, CEO of Verivo Software (Part 2)

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by Sramana Mitra Sramana Mitra: In that case, let’s start by describing what that technology is and then we will get to the use cases. Steven Levy: Our primary product is a software platform. This platform is used to both build and operate in run-time and managing control the apps enterprises need. If I wanted to build a field service app, that app is going to have a bunch of …
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Thought Leaders in Mobile and Social: Interview with Steven Levy, CEO of Verivo Software (Part 1)

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by Sramana Mitra Steven Levy is the chief executive officer at Verivo. Prior to accepting his current position of CEO in 2010, Levy served as a member of the Verivo’s board of directors. As CEO, he has led the company in dramatic growth, increased product investment, and expanded the reach of sales through his ability to create new revenue models, extend the company’s business offerings, and identify new market expansion …
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Putting A Light Footprint Forward In Mobile

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by Adrian Bridgwater Verivo’s Akula open mobility app platform Verivo Software has released its Akula mobile app platform for the building and execution of transactional business apps that work even when the user is out of coverage range. The developer proposition here is that Akula could be used to build apps for IT operation teams (such as help desks) to control and manage the operations of apps, while meeting rigorous …
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Mobile Marketing’s Imperative: Deliver Value Through Interaction

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by Christopher P. Willis, chief marketing officer for Verivo Software How do you make your business’s mobile app stand out in a crowd? Say your company has an innovative new product, and a slick video to prove it. This would seem to be a perfect fit for a mobile marketing app to get that news out to people. But mobile users getting bombarded by information will tend to ignore apps …
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Verivo Software Introduces Enterprise Mobile App Development Platform

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by Rubeena Hasan Verivo, a popular enterprise mobility establishment, has recently made waves with the launch of their unique mobile app development platform called Akula. Built with the help of rigorously collected feedback from users and clients and a prolonged and careful study of the enterprise mobile app market, Akula promises to bring together cutting-edge functionality to airtight security in the field of enterprise mobile app development. Mobile apps often …
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Verivo’s middleware marries mobile apps with enterprise data

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by John Cox Akula libraries, server simplify building transaction-based apps Most enterprise mobile apps are not like most consumer apps. Those differences require features not found in most consumer-focused UI design and development tools. The missing features mean developers have to do extensive custom coding to link each mobile app with an array of back end applications and services. That’s the rationale behind Verivo’s Akula software, which is a set …
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Verivo Announces Innovative New Enterprise Mobile App Platform

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by Dennis Keohane How does a company that has been building mobile apps since the days of the Palm Pilot maintain its edge in the ever-expanding mobile marketplace? By observing and tracking the current state of mobile and adding something of value that doesn’t already exist, of course. Verivo Software, which developed apps for Palm’s early mobile devices as well as BlackBerry’s mobile line, just launched a new platform that …
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Verivo’s new Akula server introduces a class of MEAP

by Dan DiMassa Innovi Mobile’s Dan DiMassa virtually sits down with Marc Rosenbaum, Director, Product Marketing, Verivo Software. Dan DiMassa: Thoughts about the MEAP market. How do you differentiate? Marc Rosenbaum: The market has shifted significantly and the enterprise mobile world has matured. In today’s environment, a MEAP must become an ‘open MEAP’ providing value throughout IT to developers, architects, security and operations, without requiring the use of proprietary development …
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Verivo Software Unveils Open Mobile Computing Platform

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by Michael Vizard Just about every enterprise IT organization to one degree or another is struggling with mobile computing to one degree or another, especially when it comes to integrating the applications that run on devices with existing backend enterprise services. To help organizations address that issue across multiple mobile computing environment, Verivo Software this week launched Verivo Akula, an open mobile computing platform that creates a common enterprise computing …
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Verivo Software Unveils Open Enterprise Mobility App Platform

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by Staff Verivo Software, an enterprise mobility company, has launched Verivo Akula, a new mobile app platform designed to simplify the complexities of building, securing and controlling custom enterprise apps. The company will be offering free trials of its software. Akula allows users to build and execute on transactional business apps even when the user is out of coverage range. It also allows IT operation teams, such as help desks, …
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Verivo to Help Developers Make Mobile Apps Enterprise-Ready

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by Mikael Ricknas As company CEO Steve Levy puts it, the company wants to be the plumbing that enables enterprise mobile applications. The Akula platform has been designed to help solve what Verivo sees as the biggest challenges in enterprise mobility. “Most enterprise mobile apps are transactional in nature, and integrate deeply with corporate systems such as SAP, accounting systems and proprietary internal databases,” Levy said. An enterprise-ready app needs …
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Verivo launches Akula, a mobile app platform that frees enterprise developers from worrying about security

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by Michael Carney Building software to that delivers crave-worthy experiences on mobile and building software that caters to the security and scalability needs of enterprise customers are two entirely different skill sets. And very often companies that are good at one fail to deliver on the other. Enterprise mobility company Verivo is looking to divorce the two with the launch of its Akula mobile app platform. Akula allows developers, corporations, and IT teams …
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Verivo Software Delivers New Open Enterprise Mobility App Platform

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by Tony Rizzo Enterprise mobility applications development veteran Verivo Software announced today that it is launching an entirely new mobile development platform – Verivo Akula – designed and built from the ground up to simplify the underlying complexities of building, securing and controlling mobile enterprise apps. Recently we outlined a number of things Verivo and its CEO Steve Levy believe to be evolving scenarios in the enterprise mobility space, and …
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Verivo Software Launches New Enterprise Mobility Solution: Verivo Akula

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by Mike Jamison Solutions Review was granted an interview with Verivo CEO Steve Levy and VP of Marketing Communications Parna Sarkar-Basu prior to the announcement today, where SR received the complete low-down on Verivo Akula, the new Enterprise Mobile Application Platform, including Akula’s application development and control features, where it came Akula, and how Verivo plans to succeed with Akula. Steve started out by saying where Verivo came from. The …
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Verivo Unveils New Mobile App Platform for Popular Dev Tools

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by Barry Levine Creating and managing mobile apps is a major factor in the bring-your-own-device revolution that has swept over businesses. This week, enterprise mobility company Verivo Software offers to simplify enterprise mobile app building, securing, deploying and updating, with the release of a new platform it calls Akula. Mobile app development is a hotbed of activity, with streams of new products, services and updates from the likes of Telerik, …
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Verivo announces Akula mobile app platform

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by David Rubinstein Verivo Software yesterday announced Akula, a new enterprise-targeted mobile application platform that the company said simplifies the development, security and control of applications. Akula marks the complete reinvention of Verivo’s mobility platform to meet the new market requirements for this type of platform, explained Steve Levy, CEO of Verivo. He noted that the product is oriented around making not just any application easier to build, manage and …
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In brief: BitSight unstealths at a $50M+ valuation, Mobiquity raises $12M, Verivo launches Akula

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by Galen Moore Verivo launches Akula, debuts a free software trial Enterprise mobile app software maker Verivo on Tuesday rolled out a new app platform, Akula, and offering free trials of the product. According to the company: “Akula is the first mobile app platform that allows users to effectively build and execute on transactional business apps even when the user is out of coverage range. It also allows IT operation …
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How to Support BYOD

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by T.L. Neff, Executive Vice President of Global Client Services, Verivo Software As we move into the thick of 2013, we’re seeing the growth of the BYOD trend driving a greater need for deployment efficiencies. Once companies got beyond the BYOD debate realizing that it was inevitable that they would support this environment, a number of other challenges are opened up. The big concern? — now that we’ve adopted it, …
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The CIO Mobility Challenge: From Coping to Mastering

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Location-Based Government

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This sidebar accompanies Mission: Mobile, a feature story from trajectory 2013 issue 2 by Matt Alderton. “Using location awareness as a part of a mobile app, governments can improve user services and alert citizens to upcoming events,” said T.L. Neff, executive vice president of global client services for Verivo Software, which provides an enterprise mobility platform for numerous government clients. “For example, multiple government agencies are developing apps to alert …
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Why Business Mobility is Going Mainstream

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By Steve Levy, CEO, Verivo Software Businesses have flirted for years with making their employees more mobile, but for most companies, these good intentions have stalled at giving out BlackBerrys to executives and laptops to sales people. In short, going mobile meant having a phone and access to email, contacts and web browsing, but little else. For laptop users, mobility has often required a virtual private network connection just to …
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Verivo Software Raised $4 Million

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by S. Sriram Verivo Software Inc. has raised $4 million via sale of shares and debt to eight investors, according to an SEC filing. Last year, the company closed a $10 million equity financing. The Waltham-based company provides mobility software solutions to businesses. It offers a mobility platform that allows users to centrally build, deploy and manage cross-device native applications across multiple devices, including BlackBerry, iPhone and Android devices. Verivo …
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Despite Yahoo decision, enterprise mobility on the rise (guest post)

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by Steve Levy, CEO, Verivo Software Even though Marissa Mayer has finally addressed the elephant in the room, the decision by Yahoo to abolish its work-from-home policy seems to fly in the face of the growing role of mobility in the enterprise. Enterprise mobile apps, after all, are all about connecting people with information and business processes wherever they happen to be at the moment. Upon closer examination, however, we …
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Boston’s top 5 mobile startups (ranked by Mass. employees)

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by Galen Moore Mobile technology is a signature of Boston’s startup industry. It’s an important place to be. The percent of Internet use attributed to mobile devices, versus PCs, has grown to 37 percent, comScore reports. Advertisers this year are expected to spend $7.29 billion on mobile messages, according to eMarketer. With that in mind, the BBJ Research Department offers a list of the area’s 20 largest mobile startups, ranked …
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Boston-Area Deals: Life Image, MC10, Gizmox, Nanigans, Verivo

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by Curt Woodward Verivo, which sells software that allows companies to build mobile applications, has raised another $4 million. Verivo says the money is an extension of last year’s $17 million round from investors Commonwealth Capital, Ascent Venture Partners, and Egan-Managed Capital. [Updated with details on round.]

The Daily Startup: U.S. Venture Investment Falls in First Quarter

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by Staff U.S. venture capital investment has fallen for three straight quarters and is now at the lowest level since the third quarter of 2010, reflecting the slow pace of venture fundraising and exits. First-quarter data from Dow Jones VentureSource also show that business services are in, while seed-stage investing is falling out of favor. Semiconductor investment is barely registering. Investors committed $6.36 billion in 752 financings for U.S.-based companies …
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Verivo Lands $4M to Chase Enterprise Mobile Market as iPad Gains Ground

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by Scott Denne Startups that sell mobile development software are racing to get into businesses now that corporations are becoming big buyers of iPads. With $4 million in new funding from its prior backers, Verivo Software Inc. is one of several mobile app development startups that are raising more money to help developers build business applications. Verivo’s software is built for customers building enterprise applications, which need features that most …
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Verivo Software Delivers on Enterprise Mobile App Development, HTML5

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by Tony Rizzo Verivo Software is one of those “old timey” pioneers of the mobile enterprise apps space, dating back to the early years of BlackBerry and BlackBerry’s deep penetration and near pervasive use within financial institutions. Back then it was “the” mobile toy that mattered, and Verivo (known as Pyxis Mobile back then), even delivered professional stock trading applications apps built to run on old Research in Motion Pearl …
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Enterprise mobility: app rollout pace quickens

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By Parna Sarkar-Basu, VP, Marketing Communications for Verivo Software Is your company on pace to launch two, four, or even 10 mobile apps this year? If not, you could be falling behind the leadership pace. In a Web-based poll conducted by my company, Verivo Software, respondents were asked to choose a range of mobile apps their organizations were planning to build in the next 12 months. Out of almost 800 …
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Verivo Software Embraces New Open Standards

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by Staff Verivo Software, the enterprise mobility company, has launched Release 7.5 of its enterprise mobility platform with a Hybrid Browser Control for iOS and Android, giving developers increased flexibility to design mobile apps using both native and HTML5 content.  The mobility platform empowers organizations to build apps, deploy apps simultaneously across multiple devices, and manage and update apps in seconds. The new Hybrid Browser Control capability enables mobile developers …
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To Achieve True Mobile App Security: Use the ‘Less is More’ Approach

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by T.L. Neff, executive vice president of global client services for Verivo Software Who would have thought that the ‘less is more’ approach has its place in achieving mobile app security? You would think the opposite holds true — better security can only come from adding more safeguards, more rules for users, or more third-party security tools. But when you examine mobile app security through the lens of streamlined application …
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The Lynchpin for Enterprise Mobility

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by Chris Garber, Director of Product Management, Verivo Software Enterprise mobile apps rely on integration to back-end systems for much of their power. Just think about all the information that apps get from established systems of record. If your sales people are using a smartphone app to quote prices or order-promise dates to customers, the accuracy of those promises relies on sound, real-time integration to a back-end system. If your …
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2013 Will Be the Year of Multiple Apps for Enterprise Mobility

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by Parna Sarkar-Basu, VP, Marketing Communications for Verivo Software The days of an enterprise feeling good about mobility leadership by piloting a mobile app or two are behind us. Survey findings show that the new norm for enterprise mobile app development is multiple app projects per year. There is growing evidence for this accelerated rollout pace. In a Web-based poll conducted by my company, respondents were asked to choose a …
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FTC’s privacy policy report underscores importance of agility in enterprise mobility

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Government Security News Magazine by T.L. Neff, executive vice president of global client services for Verivo Software In early February, a U.S. Federal Trade Commission report recommended tougher provisions over mobile app privacy, which caused some big technology companies to raise objections, according to recent news coverage. What does the FTC’s report and the government’s overall direction on app privacy mean for most enterprises? The answer: neither push back nor …
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The Power of App Data

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by Chris Garber, Director of Product Management, Verivo Software Enterprise mobile apps, and therefore the power of enterprise mobility, rely on integration to back-end systems for timely access to data. Just think about all the information that apps get from established systems of record. In addition, a flow from the app back is needed because mobile apps and their users are also generating valuable content and knowledge. Much of this …
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Bringing mobile into the enterprise: Tips from 6 experts

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by Kyle Alspach Executives from Samsung, Staples, Symantec and three Boston area firms spoke in Cambridge Tuesday evening about the opportunities and challenges of enterprise mobility. The Boston area firms are three venture-backed companies involved with mobile technology — mobile app management firm Apperian of Boston, mobile app analytics and marketing firm Localytics of Boston and Verivo Software, a provider of app development and deployment tools based in Waltham. The …
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2013: The Year Multiple Enterprise Mobile Apps Have Become the Norm

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by Parna Sarkar-Basu, VP, Marketing Communications for Verivo Software The days of an enterprise feeling good about mobility leadership by piloting a mobile app or two are behind us. Survey findings show that the new norm for enterprise mobile app development is multiple app projects per year. So if 2011 and 2012 were focused on testing out enterprise mobile apps and making early progress, 2013 is shaping up as the …
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Better Mobility Through Mobility

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by Lori Castle The New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) took the smart approach in developing its most recent mobile application — it began with the end result. By clearly defining the business objectives, the technology would then align. Todd Westhuis, Acting P.E. Director, Office of Traffic Safety and Mobility Department of Transportation, State of New York Operations Division led the 511NY app project. He explains, “The NYSDOT’s goal …
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It’s Time to Tame the Tablet for Enterprise Mobility

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by T.L. Neff, executive vice president of global client services for Verivo Software The march of the tablet into enterprise mobility is inevitable. As Forrester Research analyst Frank Gillett notes in a recent blog post, tablet sales are expected to rise from the 56 million units sold in 2011 to 375 million in 2016, with 750 million tablets in use by then. Forrester expects that one-third of these tablets will …
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Mobile government yields more dynamic public service

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Government Security News Magazine by T.L. Neff, executive vice president of global client services for Verivo Software Somewhere along the way, mobility efforts by governments picked up the techie-sounding nickname “m-government.” However, at its core, the trend is more about transforming the way the public sector can serve citizens, rather than transforming the technology used by governments. Today, state and local governments can meet the needs of their citizens through …
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Enterprise Mobility in 2013: Multiple Apps Have Become The Norm

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by Parna Sarkar-Basu, VP, Marketing Communications for Verivo Software The days of an enterprise feeling good about mobility leadership by piloting a mobile app or two are behind us. Survey findings show that the new norm for enterprise mobile app development is multiple app projects per year.  So if 2011 and 2012 were focused on testing out enterprise mobile apps and making early progress, 2013 is shaping up as the …
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Will HTML5 Kill the Native App?

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As schools calculate the best way to serve students via mobile apps, cost and performance are part of the equation. Does HTML5 offer a solution or is it just another variable? The best solution may lie in a compromise. That was the approach taken by the University of South Florida when it needed a cross-platform, cross-device app. Kathleen Long, director of web services at USF, worked with Verivo Software to …
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Sun Life Financial finds measurable benefits from iPad deployment

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Sun Life Financial U.S. made up its mind in 2010 that it needed a better way to empower its 250 sales reps so that they would be more productive. Specifically, they wanted to figure out a way to for these reps to spend less time in the office and more time in front of brokers. The answer they decided on, for a number of reasons, was tablets. But figuring out …
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Agencies have the tools to unleash dynamic mobile services

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Somewhere along the way, mobility efforts by government picked up the techie-sounding nickname “m-government.” However, at its core, the trend is more about transforming the way the public sector can serve citizens rather than transforming the technology used by governments. Today, state and local governments can meet the needs of their citizens through mobility, especially when using services like public transportation, attending special events like festivals or state fairs or …
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Verivo Software Expands into Europe

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Verivo Software, an enterprise mobility company, recently announced that it was going ahead with its expansion plans by opening offices in Europe. The company, which has had great success in the US, will now be offering European customers its innovative enterprise mobility platform. This will enable customers all across Europe to quickly develop, deploy and manage all of their mobile initiatives for both workforce and clients across multiple devices.