The development of applications in the mobile platform is ever-changing. If you're looking for the latest news and advice on developing mobile platforms, you'll find it in this topic. Get a better understanding of application development, platform deployment and mobile app techniques. Experts in the mobile application development field bring their knowledge about platform security and sustainability.
Expert insights on the challenges of mobile DevOps and cloud based testing
25 Aug 2014
Feature - The big vendors in the mobile DevOps space have been slow to move, which has allowed a number of niche players to lead the way in the world of mobile software ALM and cloud based testing. Here's how Perfecto Mobile is making a name for themselves in this...
HTML5 now rules the desktop, but shortcomings make it a hard sell for mobile
18 Aug 2014
Feature - HTML5 is changing the game for both mobile and desktop developers, but that doesn't mean HTML5 is a panacea. Performance problems, a lack of tooling and missing features are causing a roadblock for some organizations, especially in the mobile space....
Template based web design with JSF Facelets: ui:insert versus ui:include
20 Jul 2014
Tutorial - When creating a web page template with JSF, a developer needs to know the difference between ui:insert and ui:include. They're actually quite different, but the similar sounding names can create confusion. Here's a great example of when to use ui:insert...
Amazon's AppStream: Solving the high-definition media delivery problem for mobile apps
02 May 2014
Feature - As handheld devices become capable of handling higher resolution images, organizations are finding the task of streaming HD data to micro devices to be a real challenge. Amazon's AppStream is designed to help simplify the task of high resolution device...
Motorola moves to make mobile and embedded development easy
05 Jan 2014
Feature - Much has been written to address the challenges of developing applications for common Android and iOS devices, but there is a world of embedded devices that run less popular operating systems like Windows CE. Who is serving this market? Would you be...
Can Java and JSF on the server-side make mobile on the front end easier?
05 Jan 2014
Feature - While many software developers are learning new programming languages to deliver native mobile solutions to users, companies like ICEsoft with their ICEmobile solutions are solving the mobile development problem with HTML5 on the front end, with Java and...
Proven strategies for avoiding mobile development pitfalls
21 Oct 2013
Feature - Many organizations are building their mobile platforms, but mistakes can be costly. Here are some proven strategies for avoiding mobile development pitfalls.
No denying productivity benefits of enterprise device consumerization
13 Oct 2013
Feature - AS BYOD and BYOC mentalities abound in this age of cloud computing and mobile devices, there is no denying the productivity benefits to be gained by following enterprise device consumerization trends.
Getting the most out of JavaOne: Sage advice from an OracleWorld alumni
22 Sep 2013
Feature - Getting the most out of JavaOne means planning your time accordingly. Here is some sage advice from an OracleWorld alumni on how to best manage your time and get the most out of the conference.
Defensive design becomes a security requirement when SOA meets mobile
01 Sep 2013
Feature - The enterprise landscape has changed significantly since many enterprises have implemented their SOA based systems. One reality is that when SOA meets mobile, taking a defensive approach to security becomes a requirement.