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.

Education

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

Michael Facemire's Research

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: Market Overview: Mobile Infrastructure Services Aid Developers

    Application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals have many technology choices when it comes to building mobile apps that win, serve, and retain customers. One of the principal challenge...

    • Downloads: 8
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: The Future Of Mobile Security Development

    Mobile developers are, by definition, people that write code for mobile devices. While the job often requires attention to other parts of a mobile-enabled business process (e.g., developing mobi...

    • Downloads: 148
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: Quick Take: Google Woos Developers With Platform Advances At Google I/O 2015

    It's the heart of the developer conference season; a time when major platform vendors like Amazon, Apple, Google, and Microsoft all compete to attract application development and delivery (AD&D)...

    • Downloads: 94
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: Quick Take: Microsoft Attracts Developers Through Choice, Scale, And Imagination

    Developer conferences are among the hottest technology events these days, selling out in days if not hours. Developers willingly queue up to get the latest information on core platform technolog...

    • Downloads: 126
  • 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: 264
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: The Future Of Mobile Application Development

    With the worldwide population of smartphone users approaching 2 billion, and tablets numbering in the hundreds of millions, the scope of the mobile computing revolution rivals that of the move f...

    • Downloads: 2914
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: Web, Hybrid, And Native Mobile Apps All Have Their Place

    In the past few years, we've handled hundreds of client inquiries regarding which technology approach best suits mobile app development needs. The most common question: "Should we go with a nati...

    • Downloads: 2734
  • 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: 1667
  • 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: 1586
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: Mobile Needs A Four-Tier Engagement Platform

    Mobile is pushing aging web architectures to the brink. The three-tier architecture built for a browser-led PC world can't flex, scale, or respond to the needs of a good mobile experience or the...

    • Downloads: 1404
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