Mobile for Non-technical Managers Training

Course #:WA2426

Mobile for Non-technical Managers Training

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This 1 day course is an overview of mobile development for project managers.

Audience

Project managers

Duration

1 Day

Outline of Mobile for Non-technical Managers Training

Chapter 1. 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 2. Risks and Challenges

  • Introduction
  • Security is Security
  • Five Aspects of Security
  • It's all about the Data
  • Physical Device Security
  • User Accounts
  • Data Entry Challenges
  • Radios
  • Emerging Mobile Security Solutions
  • User Friendliness Problems
  • Understand How Users Interact With the Application
  • Consider Real User Needs
  • Consider the Environment
  • Internationalization (i13n)
  • Consider the Battery
  • Consider the Connection
  • Not Meeting User Expectations
  • Choices
  • Change at the Speed of the Internet
  • Review Sites
  • Too Late to go to Market
  • Quick Response
  • Mobile Adoption Path
  • Modern Development Methodologies
  • Summary

Chapter 3. Introduction to Android

  • What is Android?
  • A Short History
  • Advantages of Android
  • Disadvantages of Android
  • Android Version Distribution
  • Android Market Share
  • References
  • Summary

Chapter 4. Accessing Enterprise Data and Services

  • 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 5. Introduction to Responsive Web Design

  • What is Responsive Web Design?
  • Mobile Browsers Quirks
  • Other Mobile Web Considerations
  • Primary Responsive Design Techniques
  • Elements of Responsive Design
  • Example of Responsive Design
  • Responsive Page Design Schematic
  • Alternatives to Responsive Design
  • 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 Testing Overview

  • Native Architecture
  • Mobile Web Site Architecture
  • Hybrid Apps
  • Unit Testing
  • The Architecture
  • Function Testing Applications
  • Testing Disk Storage
  • Testing Network Access
  • Testing Location Based Services
  • Testing Telephony Services
  • Summary
We regularly offer classes in these and other cities. Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Calgary, Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Jacksonville, Miami, Montreal, New York City, Orlando, Ottawa, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Seattle, Toronto, Vancouver, Washington DC.