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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

Testing tools, frameworks, and services for mobile apps

There are numerous testing tools, frameworks, and services available for developers and testers to assist them in testing their mobile apps rapidly.

But first, let’s begin by discussing the factors to consider when choosing a test automation framework or tool for mobile applications.

When selecting a mobile test automation tool, there are several factors to consider:

  • The tool should integrate with other tools in your test automation ecosystem, such as CI and test management tools, so that you can use it in CI/CD pipelines
  • The tool should be compatible with the different mobile devices and operating systems you plan to test
  • The tool should be easy to set up, configure, and use
  • The tool should provide clear, detailed reports on test results
  • The tool should have a robust support system and a large community of users who can provide help and guidance
  • The tool should be able to handle large...