There will be numerous roadblocks as you build your next cross-platform mobile app—Xamarin.Forms helps you out in many ways. Your goal is to ensure a smooth user experience that keeps inviting the user back to your app, over and over again.
Xamarin.Forms developers need to strategize about some key aspects of mobile apps – like data management, cloud integration, page organization, navigation and visualization. This whitepaper delves into the common roadblocks from a developer’s perspective and offer a solution on how to solve them.
In any organization with ambitions of growth, standardization is non-negotiable. Well implemented standards allow you to do everything in less time. That extra time is what you reinvest into growth activities.
Still, standardizing removes decisions from the individual and puts them in the hands of the organization, which can be harmful to employee creativity and self-drive. In situations where individual judgement creates inefficiencies and mistakes, standardization is a life-saver. In situations that require individual judgment, this is an impediment. Recognizing the difference is important, but hard.
Get this whitepaper for guidance on standardization strategy from software consultant Erik Dietrich and learn:
Planning an Angular (version 2 and above) application is something you may have already done, or will be soon attempting. This whitepaper documents a high-level outline of things to consider when planning an Angular application, from tooling choices during development all the way through to deployment and performance strategies. There’s certainly a lot more to it than meets the initial eye.
Are you an web developer who is intrigued by the stable, yet rapidly changing ASP.NET world?
Download this short e-book to find out more about the results of our September survey in which 360 of your peers revealed their ASP.NET technology of choice for the next 12 months. Learn more about the four main pillars in ASP.NET development:
Learn the answers to all these questions and more through the analysis and predictions of Progress Developer Advocates - Tara Manicsic, TJ VanToll and Burke Holland.
Have you wondered how the teams working on Telerik products test software? We launched a detailed guide, giving you deeper insight into our very own processes. We’ll share insights around the practices and tools our product development and web presence teams employ to confirm we ship high quality software. We’ll go into detail so that you can learn not only the technical details of what we do but why we do them. This will give you the tools to become testing experts.
Mobile applications have quickly become vital tools for businesses and can play a pivotal role in their success. Consumer-facing apps can bolster audience engagement and the customer experience, while internal apps can significantly improve productivity and operations. While there is no secret formula for building a successful app, nearly every developer will agree that choosing the appropriate development environment is a pivotal first step in the process. For many companies, Xamarin has become an attractive option. Because Xamarin uses a C# shared codebase, teams can use Xamarin to build cross-platform mobile apps with native performance, all while using the skills and expertise they’ve already developed.
This whitepaper will help you kick-start your Xamarin app development process by walking you through your initial steps. After reading this starting guide, you should have a better understanding of the essential tooling for Xamarin development and a clear path for building an elegant user interface for your cross-platform apps.
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Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a rookie interested in C#, you should know how it has matured and adapted as developer needs have changed over the past 15 years. In the latest version, C# 7.0, you’ll find a plethora of new features designed to make it easier for you to read and write code. This whitepaper discusses the history of C#, provides an overview of what’s new in C# 7, and answers the following questions:
Get the answers and dive into the world of C# with our exclusive whitepaper.
Modern .NET and web development embraces CLI tooling and as an ASP.NET developer you might have been caught by surprise. This whitepaper celebrates the resurgence of CLI tools and provides insight into how modern development platforms cater to application development through CLI—for web, desktop and mobile channels. Key takeaways include:
SharePoint is changing so much that the traditional SharePoint developer may start becoming a little frustrated. On the flip side, these are exciting times: instead of learning the Microsoft version of a technology that’s rapidly becoming outdated, you can use the latest and greatest in jQuery and Angular (or Knockout.js, React.js, etc.) and create great SharePoint UI.
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This is a report by SharePoint Gurus, an award-winning consultancy based in Sydney, Australia, that specialize in improving productivity through configuring and developing Microsoft SharePoint technologies.
Don’t Reinvent the Wheel
Mobile backend as a service (MBaaS) offers sophisticated capabilities that you can use right off the bat in your mobile apps to make them more robust, versatile and fast—no need to redevelop your own backend every time. MBaaS solutions have evolved to a point that they provide scalability, security and reliability for your mobile apps through highly optimized backend infrastructure.
Why Telerik Platform MBaaS?
Recognized as a visionary in the 2016 Magic Quadrant for MADP by Gartner, Telerik® Platform by Progress offers best-in-class mobile backend services as part of its end-to-end mobile application development solution.
"In any business, some of the key leaders shaping the product’s growth story are Software Development Managers and Product Managers. Telerik Analytics is a great solution for helping Product Managers and Software Development Managers grow their products. Through usage insights and crash analytics, they can drive success for their products and, in turn, their organizations. With real-time analytics making sense of valuable data, they can make rapid, informed decisions to accelerate development and adoption, increase user engagement and build compelling roadmaps that resonate with end customers.”
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Developer views on key technologies and innovations across web, desktop, and mobile
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Time-to-market, reliability and positive brand representation are fundamental to commercial success.
IDG Connect interviewed 150 IT decision makers engaged in mobile app development. Their responses provide a detailed picture of how companies across the four territories currently approach mobile app development and offers insight into changes to the way they plan and manage the development process to help overcome the challenges they face.
Key findings include:
-Hybrid and responsive web mobile approach top of mind
-Mobile security, timely delivery and staff resourcing are focus of IT leaders
-Speed, reliability of mobile apps correlated with success