Companies are increasingly investing in mobile applications because smartphones and tablets have become fundamental in our daily lives. Those of us who use, for instance, apps to buy tickets agree that this is convenient and time-preserving.
Traditional development processes mainly focused on functional aspects. Performance elements were often completely ignored, which resulted in unsatisfied users and miserable end-to-end response times. In the worst cases, users did not use the slow-performing and not reliable application.
Whether you are developing a mobile App from scratch or not, consider performance and usability first in your application lifecycle.
Here are tips you can use right away. You'll make your mobile customers happy if you consider the steps below in your development chain.
Simplify your mobile use cases
Specify meaningful performance requirements
Consider performance best practices
Establish continuous performance testing
Check your App on different devices, connection speeds, and WAN locations
Setup user experience monitoring and performance management on test and production stages
Mobile performance excellence is crucial in today's fast-paced digital landscape, where users expect seamless and efficient experiences on their smartphones. Don't waste money, and consider performance testing from day 1 in your mobile App development pipeline.
Happy Performance Engineering!