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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

Keeping Mobile Apps and DevOps Secure

From the previous chapters, we have understood that mobile apps have become a crucial part of our daily lives in the digital age, necessitating ongoing innovation and refinement. Organizations increasingly implement Mobile DevOps approaches to accomplish this goal, allowing development, testing, and releasing teams to work together seamlessly.

However, the quick development and rollout of releases can result in mobile app security vulnerabilities. In order to protect your mobile applications and DevOps processes, in this chapter, we will examine the fundamentals of mobile app security, automating security testing, and DevSecOps fundamentals. We will also explore the reasons behind the significance of security in mobile app development and Mobile DevOps, including the following topics:

  • Importance of security in mobile development
  • Mobile app security threats
  • Architecting secure mobile apps
  • The traditional way of doing security...