Opportunities for mobile development are still growing at an accelerating rate!
Sencha Touch is one of the hidden frameworks for developing mobile apps for IOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch), Android and BlackBerry.
The industry calls this cross-platform mobile development and it's all done with HTML5.
Sencha Touch is the closest you can get to a true mobile native experience, while leveraging your existing skills, yet the learning curve for this framework could be very steep and at times intimidating.
In this talk, you are going to learn:
- How to get started with Sencha Touch.
- The life cycle of a Sencha Touch app.
- How Sencha Touch uses models, views, controllers and stores.
- How to test your app on IOS devices.
- How to test your app on Android devices.
- The easiest and fastest way to be productive with Sencha Touch.
- And if time permits, how to package your mobile app for submission to the App Stores.
About Jorge Garifuna:
Jorge Garifuna is a Professional Software Developer and Consultant with over 15 years of industry experience. His portfolio of technologies include but are not limited to various programming languages, Web 2.0, a diverse number of Frameworks, countless of databases and the latest and greatest in Mobile for popular platforms such as IOS, Android and BlackBerry, among many.
Over the years, Jorge has successfully Designed, Developed and Deployed (DDD) software in the areas of E-Commerce, Project Management, Content Management Systems (CMS), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) to name a few. His technologies have been used by many consumers, employees and businesses.
Jorge prides himself as a happy contributor to various Open Source Projects, including the ATK Framework and vTiger CRM to name a few. He has also given various presentations in the topics of: Joomla CMS; ATK Framework; Wordpress; ELGG Social Network Framework; Integration of Linux, Apache, MySQL, SQLite with Mkahawa Cyber Manager and PHP; and Mobile Development for Web, IOS Native and Android Native.
Jorge joined LAMPsig over six years ago and is currently serving as the president of this dynamic LAMP community group.