Today we release a free version of DeviceAtlas Cloud for web developers who need an easy and reliable way to identify device type (mobile, tablet, desktop, TV etc), OS and browser in their web applications. It's available to your web application as a web service built on the DeviceAtlas Cloud infrastructure and it’s completely free to use.
News from dotMobi, Internet made mobile. Anywhere, any device.
The huge popularity of browsing from mobile devices—tablets and phones—has changed the way we access the web forever. To keep pace with these changes, businesses now need to cater to all screens that their customers use to engage with them. We've always known this, which is why we launched goMobi back in 2010 to help customers cater to the upsurge in mobile traffic. Since then, we have continued to invest in developing a fast, easy, reliable and flexible way for businesses to bypass costly development and to help them engage with their customers on the mobile channel.
Last week saw goMobi's newest Partner, web hosting provider HostGator Brazil, launch the goMobi mobile website publishing tool into the Brazilian market. HostGator and goMobi have kicked off this launch by offering a 90 day free trial to thousands of HostGator's existing customers. Using goMobi's Configuration API, it was possible to take a database of HostGator's existing customer information and automatically create goMobi mobile sites for these businesses.
Targeting mobile devices has become increasingly important for user experience, regardless of the web server technology in use.
Device Detection Intelligence on Windows
When it comes to detecting mobile devices visiting a website, you can choose to implement best practice device detection server-side or at application level. DeviceAtlas for IIS solves 3 key challenges by providing device intelligence at the server level: