For up-to-date product documentation, see the IBM MobileFirst Foundation Developer Center.

What's new in operating system support

IBM MobileFirstâ„¢ Platform Foundation V8.0.0 introduces support for Windows 10 Universal apps as well as Apple watchOS 2.

Support for universal applications for Windows 10 Native

With IBM MobileFirst Platform Foundation, we can now write native C# Universal App Platform applications to use the MobileFirst SDK within your app.

To get started with writing native C# Universal App Platform applications for the MobileFirst SDK, see the following topics:

Windows 10 UWP support for Windows hybrid environments

Windows 10 Universal Windows Platform (UWP) support for Windows hybrid environments.

BlackBerry end of support

The BlackBerry environment is no longer supported in IBM MobileFirst Platform Foundation.


Bitcode builds are now supported for iOS projects. However, the MobileFirst application-authenticity security check is not supported for apps built with bitcode.

Apple watchOS 2

Apple watchOS 2 is now supported and requires bitcode builds.

Parent topic: What's new in V8.0.0