This is an update to the previously delivered Beta with key enhancements across programming models, tools, and administration. The beta program provides an early view into the future of IBM’s industry-leading application server and developer tools.
Rational Application Developer (RAD) V8.5 and the WAS Developer Tools (WDT) V8.5 have landed!
RAD is our IDE built on Eclipse that helps you and your teams build high quality, innovative enterprise applications fast and efficiently for WebSphere Application Server (WAS), WebSphere Portal and IBM Workload Deployer.
Rational Application Developer has supported mobile web application development since 8.0.3 ifix1. Now with the 8.5 release, you can continue to build native-looking mobile web sites using improved tools in RAD, and more importantly, you can now build native mobile applications for the popular smartphone platforms (Android, iOS, Blackberry and Windows Phone) using IBM Worklight Studio 5.0, which is bundled with RAD 8.5.