Security and Scale :Game Developer Needs to Understand At early Stage

Mobile App Gaming 20th April, 2017   |   by Joshua Anderson

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In mobile application world, mobile gaming application constitutes a major part in terms of revenues. Mobile gaming applications were the pioneer in application world, in the beginnings gaming applications were the only thing that considered the as big thing in smartphones. With time and continuous evolution of technology, mobile app development has transformed the gaming experience on mobiles. From a developer point of view building, a game application isn't an easy task involves sleepless night and immense hard work. But the most important points need to be considered in order to assure the global success of your app are scale and security.

There are few questions you must ask yourself from the very first day of app development

  • Is my infrastructure is capable enough to support my game efficiently?
  • What are assuring aspects in terms of security of my product and player?
  • Do my game have the capacity to expand and adapt in future?
These are the questions many organizations or people ask themselves but only then after their gaming server have gone offline or while they are fending off a DDoS attack. But these points will save you from any glitch or attack in future if you keep in mind from the first day of app development. You should consider the scalability and adaptive infrastructure from the get -go.

Reason to make Scalability an early development priority

Due to instant connecting technology and lightning fast internet service more and more gamers will join your game around the world. These gamers joining your game have very high expectations from the game and will examine the game in a very detailed way. Thanks to social media, internet news and online provided information, these gamers are totally aware of the security issues and also have good knowledge about chronic disconnects and poorly planned or implemented updates or patches.It's not good for players to know more than you. According to a survey from EDDAR, about 40% of the players rejected the game due tits time taking loading, 93 % were concern about the hacks and 86% were afraid of DDoS attacks and these are enough to hesitate in purchasing a game. It's already been accepted by the game developers and app owners regular interesting updates and patches to fix bugs keeps the user intact for a longer time.For achieving the trust of maximum players you need to deliver fast install. Hassle free and quick loading, faster sideloads and as well as lag-free multiplayer connectivity as millions of user going to join across the globe.

Assured Security should be you first challenge

You need to protect you gaming server and keep it safe and live all the time. Hackers can mess up with you gaming server and losses can reach to the millions. Hackers attack not affect the company but also annoy the players and it leads to abandoning your app by them.Unshakable security features and measure will save you gaming server and players from any kind of hindrance. You need to consider all the possibilities of attack and take actions accordingly for longer sustainability of your app. For the latest tech news and reviews, follow MobileAppDaily on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIN

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