Software Practices

W07 Overcoming the Challenges of Mobile Development in the Enterprise


9:30am - 10:45am

Level: Introductory

Roy Cornelissen

Lead Consultant


Mobility has taken flight in recent years and is becoming prevalent in the enterprise. Suddenly organizations are faced with many choices, ranging from a choice of devices/platforms to support, enabling Bring Your Own Device policies, development strategies and management/governance issues. This session will cover some of these issues, and more specifically, how some aspects may bite each other. You'll learn about some pitfalls experienced when building cross platform applications with Xamarin in combination with Enterprise Mobility Management platforms.

You will learn:

  • About building enterprise mobile apps for multiple platforms
  • Patterns for integrating with legacy back office systems
  • About having to deal with rolling out apps in an enterprise environment using an EMM platform such as InTune, AirWatch, and so on
  • About the choices that need to be made when building apps in an enterprise setting