REST and SOAP web services: Choosing the best option
SOAP and REST offer different methods to invoke a web service. Learn the variations between the two approaches, including integration concerns and client choices.
Web services overview – SOAP and REST… Continue reading
The digital transformation of business with a mobile application
Today, the mobile application has become a critical channel for customer outreach, partner access, and new business opportunities. In fact, they have become the strategic initiative for all digital organizations looking to drive the… Continue reading
IT’s options for developing mobile apps and deploying them to users
Everyone wants apps, but it isn’t always so simple to get them into users’hands. Read through to learn about developing mobile apps for the enterprise.
There are so many options… Continue reading
Checklist for mobile app testing: 12 gaps to look out for
The mobile software introduces its own unique set of failure modes. So many that even the most effective automation tools and emulators can’t replicate the conditions of every single… Continue reading
Design thinking ensures a better mobile user experience
The best IT shops know how to apply design thinking to the mobile app development process, keeping the mobile user experience at the forefront.
Delivering a strong mobile user experience is critical… Continue reading
Mobile Application Delivery: The Next Frontier
With the influx of mobile devices and applications entering enterprises, IT departments have a new mandate: to securely and efficiently deliver reliable applications to end users.- Mobile Application Delivery
App Delivery Poses Mobile Management, Security Challenges
The consumerization of IT, including the bring your own device trend, has forced enterprises to reexamine how they provide access to corporate applications and data. Employees are more comfortable finding and using apps and storing data in the cloud, but IT administrators still need to maintain proper control and regulatory compliance.
Application and desktop virtualization, BYOD and the cloud all promise to make admins’ lives easier, but IT must first determine how applications will be delivered, how mobile apps and devices will be managed, and how to maintain security amid a diversifying IT landscape. This updated handbook looks at the best approaches to take when delivering mobile applications.
In this blog post, consultant Robert Sheldon examines options for mobile application delivery. App stores, private clouds, Web apps and desktop virtualization each offer different pros and cons, but you’ll have to weigh ease
of management and security for your own environment. Continue reading
Buying mobile app development tools
Expert, Matthew David goes over key factors to consider when buying mobile application development tools, like security, testing, and hosting.- Mobile App Development
Purchasing mobile solutions is made complex by the increased support for multiple operating systems, a broad selection of hardware choices and the rapid evolution of the core operating systems themselves. With that said, there are several clear metrics you can leverage when making a choice to buy tools to enable the development of mobility within an enterprise:
- Development environment
- Ease of use
It does not matter if you are building native Android, iOS, or Windows apps or hybrid, cross-platform solutions using HTML, these seven touch points will inform your decision as to what mobile app development tool you should buy.
The highest concern for any mobile solution is security. A mobile device is designed to be highly portable, always connected and easy to use. These traits are inherently insecure, which is why security should be a top priority when selecting a mobile application development tool. Continue reading
Mobile application delivery: How to do it and what to beware of
Mobile application delivery is a tough nut to crack. Every delivery option has drawbacks, such as cost, connectivity, and user experience.Determining how to deliver mobile applications all depends on… Continue reading