Gartner Research

How to Determine the Right Mobile Architecture

Published: 26 November 2013

ID: G00257619

Analyst(s): Richard Marshall

Summary

Most enterprises are selecting mobile architectures as a result of development tool decisions. This leads to a lack of uniformity in integration, authentication and service exposure. Development managers should pick the best mobile back-end architecture for each project before starting development.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • See the Long View
  • Know Your Architecture Choices
    • Direct Integration
    • Middleware Integration
    • Mobile-Specific Middleware
    • Best-of-Breed Approach
  • Create Architectures That Adapt

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