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Appcelerator Named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/04/14 -- Appcelerator today announced that it has been named as a "Leader" company, earning placement in the highest quadrant for vision and execution by Gartner in the Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms (MADPs). To date, more than 70 percent of Fortune 100 enterprises have chosen Appcelerator's technology for their mobile initiatives.

"We believe Appcelerator's position as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant demonstrates our success over the past year in establishing our industry-leading vision for enterprise mobility," said Jeff Haynie, co-founder and CEO of Appcelerator. "With mobile devices supplanting desktops and PCs as the way we get things done, thousands of enterprises and more than 625,000 mobile developers continue to trust our solutions to build, connect and measure intuitive mobile apps. No other MADP company brings together these capabilities for apps, APIs and analytics into a unified platform."

As users everywhere move from desktops to smartphones and tablets, companies are realigning their digital strategies -- and the underlying tools and infrastructures -- to make these strategies a reality. The Appcelerator Platform seamlessly extends enterprise infrastructures for a mobile world, combining native cross-platform app development and testing capabilities with innovations for mobilizing data and measuring success via real-time mobile analytics. It has fast become an industry standard for the mobile enterprise: leading brands such as Comerica, Family Dollar, VMware, Sprint and Avis rely on Appcelerator to deliver portfolios of increasingly powerful, purposeful and multi-device app experiences.

"As we enter the post-web world, mobile is driving new architectural requirements that differ greatly from traditional web applications," said Nolan Wright, co-founder and CTO of Appcelerator. "The Appcelerator Platform allows enterprises to build engaging mobile experiences, quickly and at scale. This recognition from Gartner confirms our vision for the new mobile economy and reinforces our focus on enabling companies to think mobile-first."

With more than 250 million devices running Appcelerator-powered apps, Appcelerator provides the most widely deployed option for cross-platform mobile app development in the world.

Download a complimentary copy of the 2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms at www.appcelerator.com/gartner-2014/.

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About Appcelerator
Mobile apps are fast replacing web applications as the way we buy, share, search, learn and collaborate. Appcelerator® helps companies solve for this new reality with a mobile engagement platform to drive great mobile app experiences, quickly and at scale. The Appcelerator Platform speeds time to market with native cross-platform app development & testing, simplified access to data via mobile-optimized APIs, and comprehensive real-time analytics to power user engagement and measure success. Appcelerator also provides an award-winning open source mobile development environment, Titanium™. With 70,000+ mobile apps deployed on 250+ million devices, Appcelerator's solutions are backed by one of the world's largest mobile ecosystems, including better than 625,000 mobile developers and hundreds of ISVs and strategic partners, among them Accenture, Cognizant and CSC. 70 percent of Fortune 100 enterprises count on Appcelerator for their mobile success. For more information, visit www.appcelerator.com.

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