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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

Understanding the Mobile Ecosystem

The mobile ecosystem of an app encompasses all the elements it requires to function correctly on a mobile device, including the hardware, software, operating system, network, and services that make it work. To successfully implement Mobile DevOps and meet the needs of your customers, it is imperative to understand the mobile ecosystem in order to know the challenges and how to overcome them to deliver successful mobile applications.

In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:

  • Mobile apps are like icebergs
  • The greatest things about mobile apps
  • The different mobile OSs, frameworks, and platforms in the market
  • Mobile app functionalities such as monetization, push notifications, state management, deep linking, and more
  • Mobile app architecture