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

To get the most out of this book

It is essential to have an understanding of mobile app development, including the development life cycle, coding practices, and mobile platform considerations. Familiarity with agile methodologies and CI/CD principles is also crucial. Additionally, a working knowledge of mobile app testing and release management processes will be beneficial.

I assume readers have a basic understanding of mobile development concepts, DevOps principles, and the tools and technologies commonly used in the field.

The best way to ensure an understanding of the process and the steps required is to implement the mobile DevOps framework in your company or team after reading this book.

Software/hardware covered in the book

Operating system requirements

Java +8

Windows, macOS, or Linux (Ubuntu)

Node.js and npm

Windows. macOS and Linux



Android Studio

Windows, MacOS and Linux


Windows, MacOS and Linux

React Native

Windows, MacOS and Linux


Windows, MacOS and Linux

Apple Developer account


Google Play Store account

Windows, MacOS and Linux

If you are using the digital version of this book, we advise you to type the code yourself or access the code from the book’s GitHub repository (a link is available in the next section). Doing so will help you avoid any potential errors related to the copying and pasting of code.