Mobility is at the core of every enterprise’s digital strategy. There are numerous platforms offering easy mobile app development for Android, iOS, Windows and other operating systems. The Android OS, however, has progressed by leaps and bounds acquiring 87.7 percent of global market share. An ever-growing number of enterprises are adopting Android to build custom mobile apps to considerably boost their revenues and attain tremendous business growth.
Android is free and an open platform built on Linux. It is an open source solution for mobile devices offering a complete software stack including operating system, middleware, and key mobile applications.
The Android platform is open source which means the Android Software Development Kit (SDK) can be leveraged without having to worry about the licensing costs or royalty. Android-based applications are highly customizable and easier to manage. Google is highly focused on making its user interface customizable to help developers create custom Android apps for business. Being an open source platform, it allows developers to turn their creative ideas into reality and build innovative and interactive apps. It offers a wide array of customization options. Even the data management functions and multimedia tools can be easily updated to the app.