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Kony Client IOM On The Workplace of The Future ›

A couple of months ago, Kony client IOM was invited to speak at the IDC Digital Workplace and Mobility Conference in Zurich. During their presentation, Alexander Dougan, Head of Corporate Mobile Solutions, talked about how MigApp is helping migrants and UN Migration Agency employees better communicate and access information.

Check out some of the highlights from the presentation!

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Successful Digital Transformation Requires a Strong Mobile Core ›

While Kony has worked hard to expand from our mobile roots to become a comprehensive digital platform provider, mobile remains at the core of most companies’ successful digital transformation strategies. That is why we are excited to be named a leader in the 2018 Gartner Mobile App Development Platforms (MADP) MQ report, and to be the only company named a leader six years in a row. 

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Amway India, Kony Host Joint Hackathon ›

Amway India, the country’s no.1 direct selling fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) company and Kony Inc., the leading provider of digital application and low-code platform solutions jointly hosted the first-ever hackathon “Amway AppPlayground” for the students of Vasavi College of Engineering, Hyderabad. With an aim to harness the creativity of students to promote digital innovations and provide hands-on application development experience, the three-days long hackathon started July 19, 2018 and ended on July 21, 2018.

The event began with a video announcing the hackathon.

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Join Kony This Summer! ›

Yes, summer's the season for vacationing, getting a tan, and the next big pop hit to hit the airwaves, but it's also a popular time for conferences. We'll be at a few this summer, and if you're planning on hitting up any of them, be sure to stop by our booth and say, "hi." And, hey, if you happen to be at either event next week, you might just be one of the first to be let in on a nifty surprise (or two) we have up our sleeves.

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Partners Federal Credit Union Accelerates Digital Transformation: Part 2 ›

A few months ago, we shared with you the first video in the Partners Federal Credit Union Digital Transformation Series, which provided an introduction to Partners' "Digital 2X" initiative. This week, we're incredibly excited to bring you the second video of the series, in which the Partners FCU team share their insights on the collaborative process, along with lessons learned as they embrace Agile methodology for the first time.

Check it out, and be sure to keep an eye out for part three.

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Global Energy Leader ENGIE Delivers New Digital Solutions to Enhance Customer Experience, Improve Operational Performance ›

The energy industry is in the midst of a revolution that demands visionary leadership. To support its commitment to take on the major challenges of the energy transition, Kony is helping global leader ENGIE accelerate its digital transformation to meet the demands of this ever-changing landscape, and provide innovative digital applications to its customers, partners, and employees worldwide.

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Connected Core Banking Modernization to Heat Up in Asia Pacific ›

Earlier this month, IDC Financial Insights released its latest report predicting a resurgence of core banking modernization projects among Asia/Pacific banks entitled More Game Changers in Asia/Pacific’s Race for Connected Core Banking. The report estimates a growth in projects that will bring together the principles of iterative core banking replacement with banks’ preference for platform-based, componentized core banking systems.

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Kony Listed Among Best Cloud Computing Companies for 2018 ›

The beginning of any year is always filled with “best of,” “trends,” and “looking ahead” lists for people to consume. Sometimes, the number of lists out there can get a bit overwhelming, but it’s admittedly also very cool when you make those lists. And in the past couple of weeks, Kony’s made a couple of different “best of” lists, which we are admittedly pretty excited about.

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Kony Wins Callahan's Inaugural Innovation Series Award ›

We are incredibly excited to learn that Kony has won the inaugural Innovation Series award presented by Callahan & Associates.

From the press release:

The winners of Callahan’s Innovation Series were selected by credit union executives after all finalists presented their innovations via webinar where each finalist had ten minutes to present their solution and its potential impact on the credit union industry. Voters were encouraged to vote for the innovation they felt would have the most positive impact on their members.

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Introducing Kony Base Camp! ›

We are incredibly excited to announce the official launch of Kony Base Camp today. As some of you know, it’s been in beta for the past couple of months, and now that we’ve got some of the kinks worked out we’re introducing it to the world.

So what exactly is Base Camp?

The short answer: it’s a resource hub for all things Kony.

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Kony Named One of Austin’s Best Places to Work for 2017 ›

"In order to win in the marketplace, you must first win in the workplace."

That's a famous quote that we wholeheartedly embrace at Kony. We have put tremendous focus on making Kony "the place to be" for the best and brightest talent in the digital industry. As a part of that, to signal to the world who we are we no longer have "employees," but instead have 1,300+ "Mobilizers."

Mobilizer--someone who acts and inspires to build a digital world

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Kony Helps Loop Develop New Medical Messaging Application ›

If you've ever waited for a loved one through a surgical procedure, or gone through a surgical procedure yourself, you know that the waiting can be, well, less than pleasant. Surgery days can be anxiety-inducing, and friends and family often feel like they're completely out of the loop as to what's going on with their loved one. Is he still in pre-op? Has she been taken back to the OR yet? How much time is left?

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Infographic: The App Dilemma ›

More businesses are realizing the importance of mobile apps, but are discovering deploying and managing apps in their business is not as easy as they had thought. To gauge the state of apps in the enterprise, we recently partnered with Wakefield Research to conduct a global survey of more than 1,000 line-of-business executives, Their answers revealed that the majority of respondents are still unsatisfied with the apps they have due to challenges around user experience, cost, and ongoing maintenance.

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This Week in Mobile - June 30, 2017 ›

Here in the U.S. many folks are heading into a long holiday weekend and counting down the hours until the end of the work week. To help you in your Friday afternoon winding down efforts, here's a roundup of mobile and app news from the past week. Oh, and ICYMI, yesterday, June 29, marked the ten-year anniversary of the release of the iPhone, so expect at least a few links reflecting on the device that changed many lives.

Enjoy, and have a safe and fun 4th of July weekend!

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Customer Video: Localiza ›

Localiza, based in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, is the largest rental car company in South America. With over four million rental car customers and nearly 1,000 fleet management clients, its network of 579 car rental branches spans the continent with operations in Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Paraguay, and Uruguay. Four key divisions make up Localiza: Rent-a-Car, Fleet Management, Retail Car Sales, and Franchising.

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Kony included in first-ever Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise High-Productivity Application Platform as a Service report ›

According to Gartner, “High-productivity, or rapid application development and deployment, platform technology in the cloud is growing swiftly as enterprise IT increasingly exploits cloud-based tooling with reduced skill requirements.”*  In fact, it’s growing so rapidly that Gartner has released its first-ever Magic Quadrant for Enterprise High-Productivity Application Platform as a Service (hpaPaaS) report.

We’re excited to have been included in this initial Magic Quadrant focusing on a rapidly growing space.

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Introducing MobileFabric 7.3 ›

Yesterday we introduced the new features in the latest version of Kony Visualizer®, and today we wanted to get you up to speed on the new features and capabilities of MobileFabric®. In this release, we add a powerful visual mapper to our Object Services capability that allows drag and drop mapping and transformation of the back-end data source to the front-end client app data model to further accelerate back-end integration.

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Introducing Visualizer 7.3 ›

We are incredibly excited to announce the release of Visualizer® 7.3, which introduces new features that give developers and designers even more tools to create amazing mobile apps.

The updates we’re most excited to share with you are the addition of Kony Reference Architecture, App Extensions, and Visualizer availability on the AWS Marketplace.

What this means for you:

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5 Essential Requirements of a Highly Effective App Strategy ›

The speed at which digital innovation is disrupting business models is truly mindboggling. In the past ten years, I’ve seen some dramatic transformations happening across many industries. New expectations of consumers are significantly impacting how businesses deliver goods, services, and experiences, especially with the dawn of the millennial generation. Today, apps are no longer a cool thing to have, but essential to survival for businesses in most industries. 

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Kony Named a Mobile Low-Code Leader by Forrester ›

As the demand by businesses for mobile apps grows, so does the need for tools that allow people of all skill levels to create well-designed, usable mobile apps. The market for low-code mobile development platforms is growing because of this need, and those tools must not only support a variety of workloads, but a variety of skills levels as well.

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Kony Visualizer: now with pre-integrated support for the AWS Mobile Services ›

A couple of weeks ago we announced the launch of Kony Visualizer® 7.2, along with the new omni-channel Kony Nitro™ engine.

Today, we’re even more excited to announced that in partnership with Amazon we have added the new ability to allow Kony Visualizer to rapidly build mobile apps backed by AWS. 

So what does this mean for you?

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Introducing Kony Nitro ›

With our Kony Mobility Platform 7.2 release, we have introduced many new and exciting capabilities to both Kony Visualizer® and Kony MobileFabric®, such as support for web and open source technologies (e.g. Cordova, Angular, Node.js), direct access to Native APIs from JavaScript, automatic back-end storage objects, and much more. Among the new features we’re most excited about, though, is the introduction of the Kony Nitro™ Engine, which will enable mobile app developers to deliver apps with uncompromised speed, agility control, and richer user experiences.

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Introducing Visualizer 7.1 ›

Today we are excited to announce the release of Kony Visualizer 7.1. This critical product update improves upon the release of the award-winning Visualizer 7.0 from earlier this year, providing developers and designers with even more tools than before.

The updates we’re most excited to share with you are Watch OS2 Support, App Preview Enhancements, and Productivity Enhancements.

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Apple WWDC recap and a peek ahead ›

On 13th June, at their World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) keynote, Apple announced quite a number of exciting innovations including the announcement of iOS 10 and WatchOS 3. iOS 10 and WatchOS 3 provide developers many new APIs and features to build innovative and exciting new phone, tablet, and watch applications.

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Committed to Lead and Innovate ›

In case you missed it last week, Kony has been named a Leader in the Gartner 2016 Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms (MADP).

As the largest independent MADP provider, Kony has been recognized for our continued focus on innovation, leadership, and strong execution globally, with significant advancements in both our Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute.

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Kony again named a leader in mobile application development platforms by Gartner ›

June 15, marked an exciting milestone at Kony. Gartner published its annual 2016 Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms, and Kony was named a Leader for the fourth year in a row.

We believe this is a strong recognition of both Kony’s vision and our ability to execute on our strategy to deliver great enterprise mobility solutions to our valued partners and customers. Some of the key achievements from the past year that we think contributed to our success include:

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Mobile Expert Interviews with Kevin Benedict ›

Kony recently attended Sapphire Now, and while there had a chance to interact not only with customers, but also with other field services and mobility experts. We were thrilled to have the opportunity to be interviewed by Kevin Benedict, Senior Analyst at Cognizant's Center for the Future of Work, about current trends in the enterprise and consumer mobility markets and how digital transformation is driving the marketplace.

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Sapphire Now + ASUG Annual Conference ›

Kony will be at Sapphire Now, will you?

Next week is Sapphire Now, the world’s largest global technology event, and Kony will be there. Stop by our booth (#1089) for demos of all of our new product releases, including our brand new field services app. We’ll also have giveaways, Kony experts, and leaders in the mobile technology space.

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10 tips for creating secure mobile apps ›

Everyone is using mobile these days, from the registration form at your doctor’s office to the cable technician in the field to the mom and pop shop at the farmer’s market. While mobile has definitely opened up a world of possibilities for large and small businesses alike, it’s also opened those businesses up to increased security threats.

Fun fact: Gartner predicts that by 2017, 75% of mobile security breaches will be because of app misconfiguration.

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Kony MobileFabric Emerges as a “Leader” with the Highest Overall Score for Strength of Offerings in New Forrester Research Report ›

At Kony, we’ve worked hard to not only keep up with mobile technology and trends, but to help drive them. That’s one of the reasons that we’re thrilled with the recognition by Forrester Research of Kony’s leadership in the Forrester Wave for Mobile Infrastructure Services report that was just released.  Not only was Kony named a “Leader”, but Kony MobileFabric also received the highest overall ranking for strength of current offerings scoring higher than IBM, Microsoft, Oracle and SAP. Very excited to drive mobile innovation for our customers and proud of our entire product team!

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Gartner recognizes Kony as the most visionary “Leader” in the MADP Magic Quadrant Report ›

The new 2015 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms report was officially released this week, and we’re thrilled that Kony was named a Leader for the third year in a row.

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Forbes ranks Kony #1 in top 100 enterprise software start-ups ›

When I joined Kony a year ago, I strongly believed in the company’s vision, technology, and strategy. It's been fantastic to see all of those pieces grow, and watch the amazing things that our customers have done with them. Recently, several analysts and industry leaders have published reports and rankings that validate those beliefs as well.

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