Ranger4 DevOps Blog

Mobile in Your DevOps Toolchain

Posted by Tejinder Sehgal on Tue, Oct 7, 2014 @ 12:10 PM

Challenges in Mobile Development

The challenge encountered by mobile developers currently are the fragmentation of the mobile market; there are many different platforms (Windows, BlackBerry, Apple and Android) in addition to the variation of handset sizes with (mobile phones) screen sizes ranging from 3.5 to 5.7 inches. 85% of users expect better experience on mobile than desktop although desktop has much more technology integrated within it. Some of the other challenges are shown in the picture below:

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Topics: Mobile, Worklight, IBM

Building & Deploying Mobile Applications with UrbanCode and Worklight

Posted by Helen Beal on Wed, May 14, 2014 @ 14:05 PM

Hello to IBM UrbanCode

IBM UrbanCode is an Application Release Automation (ARA) tool consisting of two parts:

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Topics: Mobile, Worklight, UrbanCode, application release automation

DevOps and the M Word

Posted by Helen Beal on Mon, May 12, 2014 @ 14:05 PM

I recently stumbled across a piece of research from Vocalink on mobile payments which got me thinking more about the relationship between mobile and DevOps. We know that the massive uptake of mobile devices is a huge influence behind the key driver of DevOps - innovation - and this is reflected in our own work on DevOps trends and patterns in particular verticals (ThoughtPapers to be published soon on Finance and Retail which are particularly pertinent to mobile - and social) and our interest in the mobile components of the DevOps toolchain such as IBM Worklight  - but how can we use this knowledge and data to help our customers make better decisions in their DevOps projects?

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Topics: Mobile, DevOps

AppDynamics Goes Mobile

Posted by Tejinder Sehgal on Fri, Apr 11, 2014 @ 16:04 PM

Last Wednesday, April 2nd, AppDynamics announced their Spring 2014 release including (amongst lots of other fantastic enhancements) the launch of mobile application performance monitoring for iOS and Android.

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Topics: Application Performance Management, Mobile, Appdynamics