New Version of Oracle ADF Mobile - Java on iOS and Android
Oracle today released version 18.104.22.168 of their Oracle ADF Mobile framework.
The framework leverages a headless JVM to enable developers to build cross mobile device applications leveraging the Java language. The applications install and run on both iOS and Android devices.
The framework also offers a set of over 50 components that are used to define user-interfaces that render in HTML5 on the devices.
In addition the framework includes a controller layer, built-in security, encrypted SQLite database for local data storage, and device features (GPS, Camera, Contacts etc) integration.
New functionality in this release include:
Native notification supports - applications are able to register and recieve notifications directly to the device from servers.
Badging support - adds notification icons to the application's icons.
File viewing - enables easy viewing of various files using native viewers on the device
Application packaging - for reusability and easier distribution by ISVs
Apache Cordova 2.2 integration - upgraded from PhoneGap
New device services SDK support
New UI components
To download of the framework and to learn more visit the Oracle ADF Mobile page on OTN .
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