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Mobile DevOps Playbook

By : Moataz Nabil
Book Image

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 mobile app testing

Mobile app testing involves testing different aspects of the application, including functionality, performance, security, usability, and compatibility. In addition, testing should be done on various devices, operating systems, and network configurations to ensure the app works seamlessly across all possible scenarios. Mobile apps should be tested before and after they have been launched to identify and fix any bugs and new features that might improve the user experience.

First, let’s discuss the different testing levels in software development and mobile development specifically.

Testing levels

The field of software development is constantly evolving, particularly in the realm of mobile development. This is because we are always striving to introduce new and improved features and technologies that can better assist our customers in their daily tasks. Therefore, all mobile developers need to adopt testing as a necessary practice to ensure...