The talk is structured on speaker’s learning from deploying mobile apps at scale in Flipkart and working on their current startup in the mobile space. The talk is about 5 key things:
- Server side controls
- Config management
- Device specific content downloads
- Logging, how to get the best out of available tools
- Dynamic, native, backend-driven hotfixes, without app updates
Hansel.io was founded in November 2015. It allows mobile developers to hotfix issues on live mobile app, at runtime, without the need for updates. It works out of the box, with exactly 0 lines of code required post integration of the 80 kB SDK.
It is funded startup in the mobile development space and has an office in Bangalore. The core team comprises of folks from IIIT-IIM with experience in building products that cater to millions of users a day, for companies like Flipkart, Zynga and Rediff.
With more than 13 years of mobile app and game development experience, Mudit has been a witness to the evolution of mobile technologies, right from the days of J2ME/Symbian, through Blackberry, iOS and Android.
Through his journey, he has been a part of ngpay, arguably the world’s first mobile-only commerce application, working on the company’s mobile app for multiple platforms. He has lead development on mobile games for various teams in Disney, working through C++, OpenGL, Cocos2dx and other cross-platform game engines to churn high performance, heavy-animation games. Marvel’s Avengers Alliance was one such hit game with huge world wide user base.
For the past couple of years he has been with Flipkart, churning high throughput libraries catering to both iOS and Android apps of Flipkart.
Currently, Mudit is enabling companies to take control of their mobile apps in production through Hansel.io. He is a co-founder and Vice President at Hansel.io
Parminder has worked on mobile platforms like Symbian, Android and iOS for over 7 years now. He is passionate about mobile technologies and the way it impacts billions of people around the world.
He is a co-founder and co-organizer of the iOS Bangalore group. Apart from being an active participant in the group, he is a strong advocate of growing the community and giving back to it. He has hosted over 20 meetups in the last four years.
He has led teams of mobile developers to create some of the India’s most used and downloaded apps including Flipkart’s retail app and eBooks app. While working at scale is definitely an exciting opportunity, when things go wrong, they affect millions of devices, he has spent sleepless nights working on resolving critical issues for damage control. The worst feeling is when you know that you’ve lost some of your hard-earned users, forever.
He is a co-founder and CTO at Hansel.io
Please note the venue details:
BHIVE Workspace HSR S4,
No.22, 15 cross,
4th Sector, HSR layout,
(near BDA Complex)
(Wednesday) 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm