Communication, Mobility & Collaboration

The Mobile First Approach to Application Development (Technical Briefing)

Course Overview
To help cope with the seemingly insatiable appetite for new mobile applications, as well as reduce development backlogs, enterprises are now looking toward a new process, Mobile First Application Design and Development. Mobile First offers a significant advantage over traditional application design processes. The idea behind the process is simple; a developer’s first priority is designing for the small mobile screen. Larger screen formats will need to go to the end of the line. In this report, expert, Mark Goedicke, presents a detailed look at the benefits and challenges that Mobile First brings to the table. By watching this program, viewers will gain valuable knowledge and insight into this new and fast rising development process.

Track: Technical Briefing
In-depth information on new technologies, techniques and solution providers

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Understand today’s mobile application development landscape;
  • Discuss the rising trends in mobile application development;
  • Recognize the challenges organizations experience with mobile design and development;
  • Identify best practices for mobile screen design

Content Partner:


Speaker / Author:

Mark Goedicke has worked as a Senior Strategist for ArcTouch for two years, and has successfully guided dozens of mobile projects to market for some world-class media and entertainment clients, along with a variety of startups. Serving as the product lead, Mark has expertly balanced the needs of his clients with the unique technological and design challenges that each project brings. He has managed each project and its team members from start to finish -- from strategy, through design, engineering, and go to market. Prior to joining ArcTouch, Mark worked at Apple for six years and helped prescribe custom software and hardware B2C/B solutions for clients including Aruba Networks, Appurify (now part of Google), Evernote, and Storm8.

Software & Hardware Requirements:

  • 56k or Greater Internet Connection
  • Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
  • Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
  • Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
  • Ram: 256 MB minimum
  • Sound card with speakers/headphones
  • Windows or Mac OS


Price (USD)

Standard Rate: $29.00
Subscribers: $29.00
Pillsbury U Online: $29.00
Metro State Univ: FREE


Course Code : WIT-1945

Release Date : 11/01/2016
Expire Date : 12/01/2018

Course Level : N/A

Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible

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