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Mobile DevOps Playbook

By : Moataz Nabil
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Mobile DevOps Playbook

By: Moataz Nabil

Overview of this book

To build mobile apps, you need to understand mobile-first features, tools, and processes that help you build, test, and release robust apps faster and more efficiently. The multitude of challenges stemming from mobile development's inherent complexities, including native iOS and Android app creation, cross-platform frameworks, and the implementation of scalable architectures within extensive teams, collectively contribute to a substantial number of obstacles that can significantly prolong the release process. This book will help you understand and implement the best practices of mobile DevOps for continuous integration, testing, delivery, deployment, and monitoring. You’ll explore different challenges faced by developers due to varied OSs, the unforgiving nature of mobile applications, and continuous updates to mobile phones and learn how to maneuver through these challenges. You’ll also get to grips with the latest trends while discovering the potential future of mobile DevOps, with valuable insights and guidance about integrating mobile development teams into your organization. By the end of this book, you’ll be well-equipped to successfully implement mobile DevOps and build fast, qualitative, and efficient mobile apps for your team or organization.
Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Part 1: Introduction to Mobile DevOps
Part 2: Implementing the Mobile DevOps Environment
Part 3: Monitoring, Optimizing, and Securing Mobile DevOps
Part 4: Moving Beyond Mobile DevOps and the Future of DevOps

What is monitoring?

Monitoring for mobile apps refers to continually tracking and analyzing the performance, reliability, and overall stability of mobile applications to ensure a seamless user experience. It involves collecting data on app crashes, errors, freezes, and other performance issues, which helps developers identify and resolve any problems that might negatively impact the user experience.

The goal of monitoring is to identify and resolve any issues that may affect the quality of the user experience, such as crashes or slow load times.

The following diagram focuses on different key components in monitoring, such as app crashes, error tracking, and app performance:

Figure 7.1 – Monitoring components

Figure 7.1 – Monitoring components

To ensure optimal application performance and user satisfaction, development teams must prioritize addressing these key components. By analyzing and solving potential issues, teams can guarantee a superior user experience. Let’s...