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Cloud Mobile Development: Enabled By Back-End-As-A-Service, Mobile's New Middleware

August 30, 2012

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Successful mobile apps, especially enterprise mobile apps, typically need to interact with a well-architected set of back-end services, but most mobile app developers are more skilled at client-side front-end development. Enter mobile back-end-as-a-service (BaaS), a new set of hosted platforms that addresses the gap between front-end development proficiency and back-end infrastructure requirements. Enterprise-class back-end-as-a-service addresses scalability while providing an integration platform into existing enterprise services. Use this research as your guidebook to navigating the emerging BaaS landscape.

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Table of Contents

  • Five-Star Mobile Apps Are Like Sports Cars: Sexy Inside And Out
  • Back-End-As-A-Service: Your Ultimate Mobile Driving Machine Is Here
  • New Players Dot The BaaS Market — How Do You Choose?
  • RECOMMENDATIONS

  • Ensure Your Mobile Success By Leveraging BaaS For Scale
  • WHAT IT MEANS

  • BaaS Accelerates And Industrializes Great Mobile App Development
  • Supplemental Material
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