Indian software companies have always been quick to profit from new developments in technology. Offshore web development helped several Indian IT startups to flourish. Smartphone app development boosted the value of quite a few IT stocks. Quite a few software companies made a fortune developing innovative apps for Apple iPhone. Now it is iPad application development in India that is helping Indian software companies fuel their growth.

The unparalleled success of the new iPad has demonstrated that the iPad is here to stay. Furthermore, with over 70 million people using iPads, the demand for iPad apps is sky high. Not only does the iPad sport a wide range of revolutionary features, but it has also managed to break the barrier of age. While iPhones are still seen as mobiles for the young people, the iPad are used by toddlers as well as the elderly. Just like the iPhone, iPad too derives most of its value from apps.

While some iPhone apps work well on the iPad, others have to be redesigned to fit the larger iPad screen. Also, iPad has several features that iPhone doesn't have. Apps for iPad can benefit from these exclusive features too. Apart from the success of the iPad device and the increasing demand for iPad apps, the following are the main reasons for the success of iPad application development business in India:

1. Ability to Deliver Quality at Attractive Rates

Just a few year ago, companies from US, UK and Europe chose India simply for the cost advantage. However, reputed IT companies in India have succeeded in producing quality solutions for affordable costs. As a result, more and more companies are choosing Indian iPad developer for their project.

2. Clients from Several Industry Verticals

The need for an iPad app is not felt just by a handful of businesses. All types of businesses can profit from an iPad app. Indian companies develop iPad app for healthcare, realty, finance, business, entertainment, music, sports, education, fashion and several other business sectors. The iPad developers in India are capable of understanding different business models and develop apps for that fulfill their specific business requirements.

3. Growing Demand for iPad Developers

Companies across the world are waking up to the marketing and sales opportunity provided by iPad apps. As a consequence, there is a high demand for iPad developers. Indian IT firms have thousands of developers who know the ins and out of the iPad device and Apple iOS. Also, iPad application development in India offers a major cost advantage.

4. Relatively Simple Development Process

Developing apps for iPad may seem immensely complex to non-technical people, but for seasoned designers it is not such a difficult task. Also, for Indian developers who've already developed dozens of iPhone apps using the iOS, it is not too tough to develop effective and efficient apps for the iPad. Even when they have to develop complex apps, their years of development experience help them build apps that meet the specifications.

5. Prior Experience of Offshore Software Development

Offshore software development firms in India have been working for international clients for almost fifteen years. The communication channels, hiring packages, payment options, and physical infrastructure are already in place. It has not been difficult for Indian developers to gain command over technologies that help develop iPad apps. Consequently, iPad application development in India has grown to become a big and successful business.

Author's Bio: 

David Aldrich is an Apple developer working for a reputed iPad application development company in India. He has worked on dozens of iPad app development projects for clients belonging to diverse industrial verticals. When he's not developing iPad apps, he likes to voice his opinions through articles and reviews.