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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

Monitoring, observability, and analytics tools for mobile apps

Developers can use tools to monitor app performance, receive real-time notifications, and integrate with alerting tools through SDKs. Let’s take a look at them together.

Monitoring and observability tools

As mentioned previously, monitoring and observability tools should be integrated with the incident management tools so that it is possible to handle on-call management or responses to incidents.

Observability tools are essential for mobile app development and maintenance. They provide valuable data and metrics that help identify bottlenecks, improve app stability, and enhance the user experience. Popular options include monitoring tools.

Let’s discuss different tools that can help us with this.

Firebase Crashlytics

Firebase Crashlytics ( is an excellent crash reporting tool for mobile app developers that offers real-time crash reporting, detailed...