Nokia Asha SDK 1.0
The Nokia Asha software platform offers you the choice of two industry standard development options: Java ME and web technology. Java ME is ideal for apps and games where rich functionality and high performance are needed, while web technology can be used to deliver on-line content in an engaging, data efficient way.
Java apps development
The Nokia Asha SDK 1.0 (beta) delivers a powerful set of tools to simplify development. The SDK includes plug-ins to support LWUIT, Nokia Ad Exchange, and HERE maps. It also comes with the Nokia IDE 2.0 for Java ME, a tailored version of the Eclipse IDE, that delivers powerful tools specifically design for Nokia Asha platform app development.
Web apps development
Nokia Asha web app tools 3.0 (beta) delivers a suite of applications that assist in the development, testing, packaging, and deployment of Nokia Asha web apps, including preparing them for distribution through Nokia Store. The key components of Nokia Asha web app tools are Web Developer Environment (WDE) and Web App Simulator (WAS).