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Comparing the Six Four Main OS Systems
Deciphering the Mess - App stores and all.
Intro
 • Chad Udell
 • Solutions Architect - Float Learning
 • Blog at Visualrinse.com and FloatLearning.com
Layers of the mobile world
 • Carrier
 • Network
 • Device
 • OS
 • Platform
Layers of the mobile world
 • Carrier
 • Network
 • Device
 • OS
 • Platform
• 2010 - 15% of all phones sold are
  smartphones

• 2011 estimates - 40% of sales will be
• who are the players?
#1
#1 - Blackberry
The
Smartphone
Grand-daddy
• Biggest Marketshare
  (21%)
• Oldest Approach to
  Smartphone-ism (2002)
Basics
• Mature OS (4.6
   widespread, 5 is ready)
• Java Based OS
• A tad archaic in its user
   experience
App
Development
• Store is a second party
  approach
• Enterprise provisioning
  and push is a plus
• Encryption and secur...
Web
Development
• Browsing isn’t its strong
   suit
• Ajax based RIAs are a
   pain
• Next OS is web focused
• Even still,...
#2
#2 - iPhone
The
Established
Cool Guy
• Sizable Marketshare
  (14%)
• Was a gamechanger,
  now ‘the man’
Basics
• Mature OS (3.x, 4,
  coming soon)
• Objective C based
  Custom OS (iOS)
• Made for the internet and
  media consu...
App
Development
• Registration Requirement
• Store is 100% them
• Enterprise provisioning
  and push is a tad weak
• 200,0...
Web
Development
• A solid, but sometimes
  slowish browser (Mobile
  Safari)
• Ajax based RIAs run
  great!
• No Flash! >:-
#3
#3 - Android
The Upstart
• Rapidly Growing
  Marketshare (3% Q2
  2009, 9% Q1 2010)
• Outselling iPhone
• Multiple OEMs, Carriers
• An ...
Basics
• OS is still solidifying (1.5,
   1.6, 2.1, 2.2)
• Java based Open OS
   SDK, C is ok
• Built on a Linux kernel
• ...
App
Development
• $25 Registration Fee
• Open-ish store, AdHoc
  distro is welcome
• Enterprise provisioning
  and push is...
Web
Development
• A modern mobile browser
   (Chromium Mobile)
• Ajax based RIAs run
   great!
• Flash! :-)
#5
#5 - Windows Mobile
Lost and
Searching?
• Diminishing Marketshare
   (9%)
• Number of new handsets
   is down
• OS 7 looks promising
• Just fi...
Basics
• OS is somewhat stagnant
• Scaled back windows OS
• 7 (when it comes) is a
  Zune/Silverlight hybrid
• 7’s backwar...
App
Development
• No Reg Requirement
• Open-ish store, AdHoc
  distro is welcome
• Enterprise provisioning
  and push is o...
Web
Development
• Antiquated browser
• CSS and JS is pretty
   tough to get working
• Old version of Flash! :-(
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  1. 1. Comparing the Six Four Main OS Systems Deciphering the Mess - App stores and all.
  2. 2. Intro • Chad Udell • Solutions Architect - Float Learning • Blog at Visualrinse.com and FloatLearning.com
  3. 3. Layers of the mobile world • Carrier • Network • Device • OS • Platform
  4. 4. Layers of the mobile world • Carrier • Network • Device • OS • Platform
  5. 5. • 2010 - 15% of all phones sold are smartphones • 2011 estimates - 40% of sales will be • who are the players?
  6. 6. #1
  7. 7. #1 - Blackberry
  8. 8. The Smartphone Grand-daddy • Biggest Marketshare (21%) • Oldest Approach to Smartphone-ism (2002)
  9. 9. Basics • Mature OS (4.6 widespread, 5 is ready) • Java Based OS • A tad archaic in its user experience
  10. 10. App Development • Store is a second party approach • Enterprise provisioning and push is a plus • Encryption and security at expense of flashiness
  11. 11. Web Development • Browsing isn’t its strong suit • Ajax based RIAs are a pain • Next OS is web focused • Even still, no Flash
  12. 12. #2
  13. 13. #2 - iPhone
  14. 14. The Established Cool Guy • Sizable Marketshare (14%) • Was a gamechanger, now ‘the man’
  15. 15. Basics • Mature OS (3.x, 4, coming soon) • Objective C based Custom OS (iOS) • Made for the internet and media consumer
  16. 16. App Development • Registration Requirement • Store is 100% them • Enterprise provisioning and push is a tad weak • 200,000+ apps and growing
  17. 17. Web Development • A solid, but sometimes slowish browser (Mobile Safari) • Ajax based RIAs run great! • No Flash! >:-
  18. 18. #3
  19. 19. #3 - Android
  20. 20. The Upstart • Rapidly Growing Marketshare (3% Q2 2009, 9% Q1 2010) • Outselling iPhone • Multiple OEMs, Carriers • An ‘ecosystem’
  21. 21. Basics • OS is still solidifying (1.5, 1.6, 2.1, 2.2) • Java based Open OS SDK, C is ok • Built on a Linux kernel • Made for the post iPhone consumer
  22. 22. App Development • $25 Registration Fee • Open-ish store, AdHoc distro is welcome • Enterprise provisioning and push is largely MIA • 50,000+ apps and growing
  23. 23. Web Development • A modern mobile browser (Chromium Mobile) • Ajax based RIAs run great! • Flash! :-)
  24. 24. #5
  25. 25. #5 - Windows Mobile
  26. 26. Lost and Searching? • Diminishing Marketshare (9%) • Number of new handsets is down • OS 7 looks promising • Just fired the dev staff?!
  27. 27. Basics • OS is somewhat stagnant • Scaled back windows OS • 7 (when it comes) is a Zune/Silverlight hybrid • 7’s backwards compatibility is in question
  28. 28. App Development • No Reg Requirement • Open-ish store, AdHoc distro is welcome • Enterprise provisioning and push is one of the strengths
  29. 29. Web Development • Antiquated browser • CSS and JS is pretty tough to get working • Old version of Flash! :-(
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