Motorola Solutions Enables the Developer Community to create Next Generation Enterprise Solutions

Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI), today shared its vision of next generation enterprise solutions with around 180 Asia Pacific developers and showcased a host of technology innovations to its growing community of independent software vendors, system integrators and application developers at its second APAC Developer Conference.

The company also reinforced its commitment to enabling its developer community with RhoElements, its new Operating System-independent framework for HTML5 application development, and showcased ET1, its first built for enterprise Android-based tablet to developers. The two-day conference covers a wide range of emerging technologies, development roadmap and enterprise solutions for tomorrow’s enterprise and businesses. The conference agenda include trends and technologies for advanced devices, enhanced information capture, integrated communications, adaptive networking and advanced application services.

The developer conference organised by Motorola Solutions serves to connect partners, developers, users and technologies across the Asia Pacific with an ecosystem of devices, tools, programs and support to enable them to create next generation enterprise solutions and deliver greater business impact and results.

Expert speakers include Luis Llamas, Product Management Director for Mobile Computing Device, Mark Kirstein, Product Management Senior Director for Solutions and Frameworks and Sanchit Gogia, Senior Analyst from Forrester Research, providing insights on topics such as Android for the enterprises, introduction of new development platform, mobile application development for the future and many more upcoming developments to add value to the developer community.

During the conference the developers can also tap into Motorola’s digital two-way radio technology expertise, and discuss industry trends and latest developments in this space. Experts will be there on hand to cover topics which help developers discover and create applications that leverage the full potential of digital radio systems to deliver new experiences to the users.

Key Facts:
  • RhoElements, is industry's first HTML5 application framework designed to allow businesses to quickly and cost-effectively develop and deploy web-based applications on their existing Motorola Windows Embedded Handheld (formerly Windows Mobile) and Windows Embedded Compact (CE) mobile computers. RhoElements also ensure business continuity by enabling the application to run, isolated from the operating system and provides a bridge for businesses to adopt future Windows Embedded Handheld releases, Android or other operating systems.
  • Defining a true enterprise tablet, the features of the ET1, Motorola’s first Android-based tablet, runs on an enterprise ready version of the Android Operating System. It offers enhanced security, durability and flexibility through its comprehensive suite of robust enterprise features and accessories, designed to meet the critical business needs across vertical markets from Retail, Hospitality, Healthcare, Manufacturing and Utilities.

  • RhoElements provides a modern HTML5/advanced JavaScript/CSS application framework for high-performance web-based applications, enabling a seamless transition from terminal emulation solutions or legacy browser-based applications to more powerful and user-friendly web-based applications.
  • RhoElements allows enterprise customers and Channel partners to leverage on the productivity of web-based applications, cutting down the costs for application development, management and support.
  • RhoElements allows developers to offer enterprise users applications with a consumer-style look and feel with consistency across device type, screen size and operating system.
  • With support for HTML5 features such as application caching and web storage, developers can optimize network utilization and enable continuous operation when users temporarily lose connectivity.
  • RhoElements exposes web developers to device-level application programming interfaces (APIs) so that they may take advantage of the enterprise-rich features found in Motorola enterprise mobile computers.
  • The first version of RhoElements will provide support for the Motorola enterprise tablet (ET1) running the Android™ operating system and Motorola mobile devices running Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5, Windows Embedded CE 5 and 6 and Windows Embedded Compact 7.
  • RhoElements 1.0 is available immediately for download.