Mark Abrams has been developing all layers of n-tier applications professionally since 2000. He has worked in a variety of industries including e-commerce, healthcare, financial services, video games and geo-spatial. Mark was a founder and CEO of the online services marketplace HelpGuest. Mark recently joined Apprenda as a Senior Customer Service Architect.
Whether you are building the application from scratch or deploying a mobile UI for an existing application, making an enterprise grade application into a mobile app can be challenging on many levels. Enterprises tend to require functionality above and beyond the utility of a basic mobile app. Integrating authentication, authorization, multi-tenancy, scaling, failover, etc… are requirements regardless of the application. This talk will briefly discuss some the challenges facing enterprise mobile development and demonstrate how the use of a well-developed PaaS can enable teams to keep focused on the business rules specific to the application, and still deliver all the requirements of the Enterprise with little to no overhead.