A Complete Guide About Mobile App Architecture


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Searching for an acceptable mobile app design has become tough nowadays because it needs to be very particular with the nature of an application to be designed. It gives us knowledge about improvisations required in the proper directions. It also assists you to know problems and patterns in line with the growth of code. It has been proved beneficial for the iPhone users due to MVP architecture and android users get a bit disappointed with Google as no provision of the properly guided article.

What is mobile app architecture and what it consists of?

The mobile app architecture consists of usually 3 layers and has its flow accordingly. These three layers are namely presentation layer, Business layer, Data layer we have briefed the layer accordingly.

  • Presentation layer – In this layer, the team mainly focuses on the user interface. That is how the page will be shown to the user including the minor components like font size, type color as well as the themes and many more things.
  • Business layer – This layer focuses on the business front with the two different service layers which are service and the domain layer. Mainly the service layer focuses on the elucidation of the common features and the domain focuses on displaying knowledge, expertise, and experience in the particular field also a problem-solving ability of the organization.
  • Data layer – The final layer includes the data components like data utilities and the data agents. This data is stored in persistent data storage spaces or backend options. These elements are responsible for further usages like networking of the calls and many other primary and secondary tasks.

Building mobile app architecture

Here are a few points to keep in mind during the mobile app development process.

  1. Determining the device
  2. Determining the device is quite an important part of the process it needs to have the information of certain device features like screen size, CPU characteristics, resolution (DPI), storage space and memory, and availability of proper development tools. This is a very important aspect of making an app architecture and it’s very imperative to keep a note of it during the app development process.

  3. Considering bandwidth
  4. Any web development company should work keeping the worst scenario in their mind like considering the internet speed and making the architecture such, that it works in unreachable areas where the internet speed is low although it supports a fast connection to the server. Enhancing the caching, data access mechanism, and state management systems which will help in the times of intermittent connectivity.

  5. Defining user interface
  6. Keeping the user interface simple and user friendly will help the app to spur better. As it has proved sometimes that complex user interfaces have led to the failure of the whole app system.

  7. Navigation methods
  8. This is a crucial part of the design front. It becomes quite important to analyze and then put a step forward towards implementation. Here are the Some navigation tools–

    -Single view
    -Stacked navigation Bar
    -Tab controller
    -Scroll views

    And many others. Will help you understand the customer requirement better.

    Why you need app architecture?

    The app architecture help to increase the platform to such an extent such that it increases in the following features and help to enhance it in a better way and a better platform

    • Mobile Gaming
    • Enhancing mobile generations
    • Video optimizing
    • Monetization

    Along with this increase in the activities of the m-commerce, paid ads, apps IAP’s, iOS has a great advantage at the audience of the android and Programming languages, development tools and cost of development are additional factors that give a certain benefit to a particular platform.

    Final Words

    These were some tips that will definitely help you to make an effective mobile app architecture and have a high customer base with a 100% success ratio. If you are also interested in building your mobile app architecture you can have a quick consultation with mobile app developers & designers for the best results.

Gaurav Singh, Mr.
A Technical graduate, Entrepreneur full of enthusiasm, founder and CEO of iGlobsyn Technologies - a leading mobile app development company. He loves to write about Softwares, web & mobile app development topics and thereby sharing his knowledge and research via related articles.


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