Deploying Raincatcher on Red Hat Mobile Application Platform

Introduction The Feedhenry Raincatcher project provides a framework for building Workforce Management (WFM) solutions that includes a mobile hybrid app, a management portal web app and a server that manages synchronization of work orders between the portal and the mobile apps. The synchronization technology is built on the Feedhenry Datasync framework. Deploying the mobile, portal … Read moreDeploying Raincatcher on Red Hat Mobile Application Platform

Protecting your Red Hat Mobile Apps with Red Hat SSO

This post demonstrates how you can protect your mobile apps and adding Open ID Connect based single sign on by integrating Red Hat Mobile with Red Hat SSO. The adapters provided by the Keycloak upstream project can be used for handing over user authentication to Red Hat SSO instead of building your own OIDC clients. … Read moreProtecting your Red Hat Mobile Apps with Red Hat SSO

Building an Ionic v2 App for Red Hat Mobile

Introduction Around 3 months ago I was approached by a customer who was interested in building Ionic v2 Apps for Red Hat Mobile Application Platform (RHMAP). At the time I just limited to say “that shouldn’t be a problem, the SDK is JS” but, as a devoted programmer I had to be sure. Below these … Read moreBuilding an Ionic v2 App for Red Hat Mobile

Socket.io based quiz built on Red Hat Mobile Application Platform

Introduction When I was first approached to create an application for an event involving an interactive quiz I immediately got excited because it sounded both cool and challenging. The idea evolved to a hybrid app were attendees to the event could see the agenda of an event and participate in an interactive quiz. After the … Read moreSocket.io based quiz built on Red Hat Mobile Application Platform

A Red Hat Mobile hybrid app boilerplate

Introduction In this post I’m presenting a boilerplate for Red Hat Mobile hybrid apps that can help developers getting started with Red Hat Mobile. This boilerplate contains web user interface components together with Red Hat Mobile framework components such as sync and push notifications and is based on the AngularJS Material framework and Apache Cordova … Read moreA Red Hat Mobile hybrid app boilerplate

Building an Alexa skill with Red Hat Mobile Application Platform – Part III

Moving on to the enterprise space: Enterprises often have the requirements to host their services themselves. Those requirements could be driven by: – Legal restrictions – Stay in control of who accesses a service – Protect intellectual property – Leverage existing on-premise infrastructure and resources Red Hat Mobile Application Platform (RHMAP) enables you to develop … Read moreBuilding an Alexa skill with Red Hat Mobile Application Platform – Part III

Building an Alexa skill with Red Hat Mobile Application Platform – Part II

Continuing our journey to build Alexa Skills, we’ll leverage the Alexa Skill SDK (ASK) to create a Custom Skill providing news towards our end-user. Let’s recap the first part of this article series: Skills come in different flavours: Flash Briefing: These skills provide original content for users’ flash briefings Smart Home: With these skills, users … Read moreBuilding an Alexa skill with Red Hat Mobile Application Platform – Part II

Building an Alexa Skill with Red Hat Mobile Application Platform – Part I

Amazon’s Alexa enabled devices, such as the Echo, Dot and most recently Tap provide a hands-free voice controlled environment, to make calls, send and receive messages, provide information and more — instantly. Alexa is the cloud-based voice service that powers this category of devices. All the user has to do is ask Alexa to perform … Read moreBuilding an Alexa Skill with Red Hat Mobile Application Platform – Part I

Red Hat MAP – JBoss BPM Suite Integration using Sync Framework

Introduction For mobile users who require tasks, information or status updates asynchronously without requiring to explicitly request it, by for example pressing a refresh button, Red Hat MAP provides a very useful built in MBaaS service for this purpose – the Sync framework. This framework makes it possible to keep a mobile app in sync … Read moreRed Hat MAP – JBoss BPM Suite Integration using Sync Framework