LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - Jun 17, 2011) - July Systems, a leading cloud-based mobile application platform provider, has announced the support of Windows Phone 7.1 (codenamed Mango) into its flagship Mi™ Platform. This integration further enhances Mi™ Platform's pre-integrated ecosystem of device platforms, social and location networks, ad networks, payment gateways, messaging gateways and retail utilities -- enabling businesses to rapidly deploy and run sophisticated mobile applications.
According to a recent report from IDC, the Windows Phone platform will garner over 20% of the market share by 2015. "The Windows Phone OS, with its great new features and its brilliant Metro UI, will be an important device platform for business to leverage fully," said Rajesh Reddy, CEO of July Systems. "Mi™ Platform enables these businesses to innovate on mobile across various platforms while retaining speed, control and flexibility over their mobile strategy. Our customers are excited with the support for Windows Phone 7 Mango on Mi™ Platform and the ability to extend their reach to the Windows Phone Marketplace."
July's Mi™ Platform 3.5 now supports features from the Mango SDK including:
- Multiple Live Tiles
- Improved Integrating with Native Phone Features like Mail and Calendar
- Fast App Switching
- Background Transfer Service
- New Launchers and Choosers
- Push notifications
About July Systems
July Systems is a leading mobile application platform provider to businesses worldwide. Mi™ Platform, a cloud-based mobile platform, allows companies to build, manage, market and monetize rich mobile applications quickly and effectively. Over 100 of the world's largest brands use Mi™ Platform to deliver billions of transactions to over 100 million users globally. July Systems has offices in New York, Los Angeles and Bangalore.
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