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Topics

  • Requirements Management
  • Use cases concepts
  • Mobile Application Development Strategies
  • Mobile Device Management
  • Device Capabilities
  • Usability
  • Network Connectivity
  • Permissions
  • Device Security
  • Best Practices for Mobile Requirements

Audience

This course is intended for everyone involved in the requirements gathering aspect of a software project. This includes System and Business Analysts, Managers, Information Developers, Software Designers, QA Professionals, and Sales and Marketing.

Prerequisites

None.

Duration

2 days

Outline for Introduction to Requirement Gathering for Mobile Applications Training

Chapter 1 - Introduction to Requirements

  • What is a Requirement?
  • Types of Requirements
  • Important Requirement Concepts
  • Quality
  • Requirement Levels
  • What is Requirements Management
  • The Cost of Requirement Errors
  • A Game Plan for Building Quality Software
  • The Rational Unified Process
  • Inception Phase
  • Refine the System Definition
  • Examples
  • Elaboration Phase
  • Example Use Case Diagram
  • Construction Phase
  • Software Development Life Cycle with RUP
  • A Requirements Capture Workflow
  • Step 1. Analyze the Problem
  • Step 2. Understand User Needs
  • Step 3. Define the System
  • Step 4. Manage the Scope
  • Step 5. Refine the System Definition
  • Step 6. Manage Changing Requirements
  • Summary

Chapter 2 - Use Cases

  • Use Cases
  • Benefits of Use Cases
  • Classifying Use Cases
  • Levels of Use Cases
  • Prefer User Goal Level
  • Use Case Modeling
  • Use Case Modeling Steps
  • Step 1 – Scope
  • In/Out Matrix to Determine Scope
  • Step 2 – Actors
  • Actor Notation
  • Finding Actors
  • Finding Actors – continued
  • Step 3 – Goal List
  • Step 4 & 5 – Finding Use Case
  • Section of a Use Case
  • Documenting Use Cases
  • Use Case notation
  • Action Sequence
  • Use Case Relationships
  • Use Case Relationships
  • Limitations
  • Summary

Chapter 3 - Mobile Application Development Strategies

  • Mobile Applications
  • Devices Types
  • Smartphones
  • Tablets
  • Device Convergence
  • Platforms
  • Platform Comparison
  • Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
  • The Reality
  • Types of Mobile Applications
  • Native Mobile Applications
  • Mobile Web Applications
  • Responsive Web Design
  • Building Responsive Web Applications
  • Hybrid Mobile Applications
  • The Future?
  • HTML5 — 9 New Features
  • Cascading Style Sheets — CSS
  • JavaScript
  • Libraries
  • Common Features
  • Mobile Web Development
  • Apache Cordova (PhoneGap)
  • Building with Cordova
  • 10 Questions
  • Summary

Chapter 4 - Mobile Device Management

  • The Need for Mobile Device Management (MDM)
  • MDM in Customer Facing Applications
  • Mobile Device Policy for Internal Apps
  • Mobile Device Policy Considerations
  • MDM in Internal Applications
  • Bring Your Own Device
  • Commercial MDM Solutions
  • 10 Questions
  • Summary

Chapter 5 - Device Capabilities

  • Mobile Evolution
  • Form Factors
  • Screen Sizes
  • Example: Master-Detail on a Phone
  • Example: Master-Detail on a Tablet
  • Input Mechanisms
  • Requirements Related to Input
  • Sensors
  • Requirements Relating to Sensors
  • Radios
  • Near Field Communications (NFC)
  • The Battery
  • Battery Requirements
  • Functional and Non Functional Requirements
  • 10 Questions
  • Summary

Chapter 6 - Mobile Usability Patterns

  • Introduction
  • Usage Pattern Based UI Design
  • Tabbed Interface Pattern
  • Tabbed Interface in Android
  • Vertically Scrollable List Pattern
  • Master Detail Navigation Pattern
  • Example Navigation
  • Split View Pattern
  • Device Dimension Specific UI Pattern
  • Handling Orientation Change
  • Toolbar Pattern
  • Search Interface Pattern
  • Pagination Pattern
  • Detail Iteration Pattern
  • Loading Images from the Internet
  • 10 Questions
  • Summary

Chapter 7 - Mobile Connectivity Requirements

  • Mobile Device Connectivity
  • Types of Connections
  • Reversing a Trend
  • Cellular
  • Wifi
  • Bluetooth
  • Near Field Communications (NFC)
  • NFC Tags
  • Varying Connection Quality
  • Connection Costs
  • Data Transfer
  • SOAP Web Services
  • RESTful Web Services
  • Websockets
  • Offline Strategies
  • No Offline Operations
  • Limited Offline Operations
  • Full Capability Offline
  • 10 Questions
  • Summary

Chapter 8 - Mobile Security Requirements

  • 5 Aspects of Security
  • Too Much Security?
  • Security is a Business Decision
  • Security is Security
  • Transport Layer Security (TLS)
  • How TLS Works
  • Mobile Security Challenges
  • Physical Device Security
  • Lack of User Accounts
  • Data Entry Challenges
  • No Device Password
  • Data at Rest
  • App Permissions Android
  • App Permission iOS
  • Android App Permissions – A Cautionary Tale
  • A Cautionary Tale Conclusion
  • Radios
  • Emerging Mobile Security Solutions
  • Biometrics
  • Two-factor Authentication
  • NFC Tokens
  • LoJack®
  • 10 Questions
  • Summary

Chapter 9 - Mobile Requirements Best Practices

  • Mobile Requirements Best Practices
  • Requirements Gathering is an Iterative Process
  • Requirements Should be SMART
  • Specific
  • Measurable
  • Achievable
  • Relevant
  • Time-Bound
  • Subject Matter Experts Drive Requirements
  • Start with the functional requirements
  • Use UI prototypes
  • Mobile apps have unique non-functional requirements
  • Summary