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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)
1
Part 1: Introduction to Mobile DevOps
5
Part 2: Implementing the Mobile DevOps Environment
9
Part 3: Monitoring, Optimizing, and Securing Mobile DevOps
13
Part 4: Moving Beyond Mobile DevOps and the Future of DevOps

The difference between platform engineers, Mobile DevOps engineers, and site reliability engineers for mobile

With more organizations adopting Mobile DevOps, it is becoming increasingly important to understand the differences between three related roles—Mobile DevOps engineer, site reliability engineer, and platform engineer.

Each of these roles requires automation and infrastructure to deploy, maintain, and monitor software. In spite of this, each role is unique in terms of responsibilities and focus.

Site reliability engineers, DevOps engineers, and platform engineers all play crucial roles in mobile app development. The specific focus of each role depends on the needs of the organization, and each role plays a crucial role in the success of a mobile app.

Platform engineers for mobile apps

Mobile app platform engineers build and maintain the platform that runs mobile apps, as we mentioned previously. Among their responsibilities are the following:

  • Building...