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Accurate Mobile Device Emulation Moves Towards a More Standards-based Approach

Clearly a big focus these days is understanding how to deliver the optimum performance of a mobile website and how customers are truly experiencing it over a wide range of smartphones and networks. The development and testing phases of a mobile site’s lifecycle require the use of emulated and real devices to assure excellent user experience. And when you move to monitoring a mobile site in production, device emulation can be a good, cost-efficient approach.

Emulated device monitoring solutions offer the most detailed, network-level view of how well a site is working on real wireless carrier connections, but to download content accurately with an emulated device you’ll need more than just a simple user agent string.

In fact what we are seeing is a rallying around some key standards so, herewith, a primer on how to monitor mobile the right way taking advantage of the latest and greatest standards.

Related Links

1. Emulation Technologies and Mobile Device Monitoring 

2. Mobile device simulator

3. Mobile web readiness

April 9, 2013 Posted by | Mobile Monitoring, Mobile Quality, mobile testing | Leave a comment