Symbian Signed launches new initialives to make application signing faster.
â€œThis is good news for all developers but particularly those who have the ability to see a gap in the market for a particular application and want to ensure their product gets to market before potential competitors,â€ said Bruce Carney, Head of Developer Marketing, Symbian. He added, â€œSymbian Signed has come a long way since it was established in 2004 and we will continue to look for ways to help developers innovate and take advantage of the business opportunity Symbian OS presents.â€
Fast track signing, DevCert request plug-in for Carbide and automated test tools for UIQ and S60 are the main headlines. Fast track signing allows developers to get results in one day for a reasonable price. Carbide plug-in allows signing within Carbide without a 3rd party tool and automated test tool allows developers to test their software before submitting and it’s freely available.