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Int. Arch. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., XLI-B6, 165–168, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-archives-XLI-B6-165-2016
Int. Arch. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., XLI-B6, 165–168, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-archives-XLI-B6-165-2016

  17 Jun 2016

17 Jun 2016

DEVELOPMENT OF MAPPING APPLICATIONS FOR MOBILE DEVICES

A. A. Kolesnikov and P. M. Kikin A. A. Kolesnikov and P. M. Kikin
  • Department of Geoinformation Science and Cartography, Siberian State University of Geosystems and Technologies, 10 Plakhotnogo Str., Novosibirsk, 630108, Russia

Keywords: Web-Mapping, Mobile Devices, Mobile Development, Hybrid Technologies, Mobile Data Storing

Abstract. Development of mobile applications is a very popular trend of today’s informational technologies. Moreover, mapping applications are one of the most popular among all. However, development of mobile applications has some issues while implementing application for multiple mobile platforms and while making it work offline. According to our development experience, it was decided to show main methods of mobile application development, describe advantages and disadvantages of each with respect to mapping functions and application complexity. Special attention was paid to hybrid mobile development technology in order to check out the widespread information about it’s high development speed in compare to “native” and to make sure that it allows to realize easy transferring of existing web application to mobile platform.