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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

Challenges in mobile app release management

As an app developer, it is crucial to understand the mobile app release management process to ensure smooth deployment and high user satisfaction.

Having a process in place for releasing apps is essential for businesses, from start-ups to enterprises, as it is the best way to ensure the app’s success in the long run. Not only does this help to keep users engaged but it also helps foster a strong relationship between the business and its customers.

Additionally, businesses can reduce the risk of user dissatisfaction and costly technical issues by ensuring that an app remains up to date and bug-free.

As a mobile-first company, customer feedback and ratings on app stores are very important because it gives us an indicator of the app’s quality, features, and overall performance – we can’t ignore them because this will help us improve our development and release process.

As discussed in the previous chapters...