Michael Facemire

Principal Analyst serving Application Development & Delivery PROFESSIONALS

Michael serves Application Development & Delivery Professionals. He is a leading expert on mobile software development, software development processes, and next-generation software architectures.

Previous Work Experience

Michael has more than 15 years of experience in the software development industry. He joined Forrester from IBM, where he delivered industry-leading applications in mobile, social software, content management, portal, and workflow. While there, he authored or co-authored 23 patents in the areas of mobile software, collaborative systems, content management, and media services that have been issued or pending.


Michael holds a bachelor's degree in computer engineering from Case Western Reserve University.

Michael Facemire's Research

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: The Dawn Of Enterprise JavaScript

    Adoption of JavaScript — and the Node.js runtime environment in particular — sets the stage for the biggest shift in enterprise application development in more than a decade. When bu...

    • Downloads: 168
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: Putting A Price On Mobile Strategy

    Application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals are not usually the driving force behind creating the business case for mobile — but that doesn't mean they don't play a part. At ...

    • Downloads: 841
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: Build Five-Star Mobile Apps

    There are millions of mobile apps out there, and they're all competing for the same consumers. Companies hoping to reach customers through the mobile channel need to ensure that their apps get h...

    • Downloads: 1469
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: Build Mobile Apps That Drive Engagement

    The mobile mind shift is driving application developers' business peers and customers to expect (and demand) support for a wide variety of smartphones and tablets. But building mobile apps is di...

    • Downloads: 1596
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: Choose The Right Mobile Development Solutions

    Traversing the mobile app development technology landscape is challenging — particularly in light of different mobile development approaches, the range of infrastructure capabilities, and ...

    • Downloads: 1326
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