Major developments are happening within the Apple and Cisco partnership as discussed by Susie Wee, VP and CTO of Cisco Devnet in her blog posted on June 5. The partnership started with iOS 10 and included the higher-quality Wi-Fi connections and the ability to extend the prioritization of business-critical apps within enterprise networks. With the release of iOS 11, announced on June 5, macOS apps can also take advantage of app prioritization on a Cisco Wi-Fi network!So how does this relate to developers you may ask?
First of all, if you are still not aware of what Fast lane does, check out this demo to understand what higher-quality Wi-Fi connections mean in today’s video-savvy world. Imagine having worked hard to develop an app that uses voice and video, but your network administrator isn’t aware that your app is business critical and thus bandwidth issues cause poor app performance. Essentially, your app would be treated like any other streaming video or social media software, and with any congestion or bandwidth issues, the quality of your app is impacted!To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here