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Solution Path for Developing Great Mobile Apps

Published: 13 October 2016

ID: G00311514

Analyst(s): Kirk Knoernschild

Summary

The constant evolution and increasing complexity of tools, platforms and frameworks make mobile development expertise more important than ever. Technical professionals responsible for mobile app development should use this Solution Path to navigate the process of delivering great mobile apps.

Table Of Contents

Problem Statement

Solution Path Diagram

Solution Path

  • Step 1: Ensure Your Development Strategy Aligns With Your Mobile Strategy
  • Step 2: Map Requirements to the Optimal App Architecture
  • Step 3: Prototype and Design the App
  • Step 4: Choose Development Frameworks and Infrastructure
  • Step 5: Build and Test the App

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