Choosing the Best Backend for Your Mobile App
If you build mobile apps for a living, you know how many decisions can impact development time and app performance. One of the biggest: the backend you pick. This 18-page Microsoft white paper provides a concise yet thorough overview of backend option pros and cons—from building and hosting your own backend to using one from a public cloud provider. Drill into all the popular cloud-based “as-a-service” options—infrastructure (IaaS), platform (PaaS), and backend (BaaS)—untangling the terminology and teasing apart the differences.