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A non-technical look at mobile app development
Presented by The Jed Mahonis Group

7: The Server

Published February 16, 2018
Run time: 00:15:03
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Most mobile applications (especially on-demand apps) require a server to keep everything running smoothly. In this episode, Tim and Rob explain what a server is and the role it plays in your mobile software system.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • Why the server is "The One App To Rule Them All"
  • How "the cloud" plays into your server
  • What is the "front end" and "backend" of an app
  • Enough about databases and APIs to make you dangerous

This episode is brought to you by The Jed Mahonis Group, who builds mobile software solutions for the on-demand economy. Learn more at

Recorded January 11, 2018
Edited by Jordan Daoust