Categories : All, Case Study, Retail / E-commerce
Client caters to a VVIP customer base that highly emphasizes on exclusivity, privacy and quality. With this in mind, client required an application that would transform the way his consumers shop, while also enriching their travel experience. He expected an iPad application that would serve his consumers with shopping catalogs, from topmost brands and merchants, and entertainment magazines. Client expected an application that:
|Ope rating System & Server Management||iOS, Multi-Server Architecture with Staging & Production Environment through Version Controlling releases, Server Optimization, Security & SSL Implementation, Scheduler for Back-ups, Alert Monitoring System Integration, Server Performance Tuning at regular intervals, Software Firewall Configuration & Maintenance|
|Development Tools & Environments||Xcode 4.2.1, Storyboard, SQLite Framework, iOS SDK 5.0, Objective C, Core Data Framework etc.|
|Database||SQLite Database Server, DB Clustering, DB Optimization, Master Slave Replication, Query Optimization, Scheduler for Backups|
|Quality Assurance Testers||1|
The following development approach was adopted to equip the site with numerous features and functionality mentioned before:
This application for iPad was built around objective C and SQLite framework. The design for each screen is implemented using the storyboard framework, which is newly integrated Apple’s iOS 5.0. Almost all the modules were developed using foundation, core graphics and UIKIT frameworks. All User Interface components were placed in view controllers using storyboard. All the view controllers were linked with controller files project along with the outlets, actions of the UI element. SQLITE framework was used to maintain and store all the details locally. The site was developed and fully functional within a span of 3 months.