StackMob Selected for Facebook Technology Partners Program Integration enables developers to embed popular Facebook features into their mobile apps PR Newswire SAN FRANCISCO, April 18, 2013 SAN FRANCISCO, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --StackMob, the leading cloud-based mobile platform provider, today announced it has been selected as a charter member of the Facebook Technology Partners Program, a group of technology providers that will help developers build mobile applications integrated with Facebook. StackMob was selected for the program along with 10 other developer-centric technologies that are easy to use and help to increase developer productivity. The StackMob platform provides a user-friendly environment with all of the necessary tools and plug-ins that allow developers to focus on customizing and deploying their mobile app, and getting it in the hands of Facebook members quickly. StackMob eliminates or reduces many of the backend challenges associated with building, deploying and growing a mobile business. Leveraging StackMob's integration with Facebook, developers can use StackMob for rapid datastore API creation and user management, and secure their users' data by enabling Login with Facebook in their apps. To help developers be more successful, StackMob is also showcasing its mobile app building capabilities through Scrumptious, a sample app bundled with Facebook's mobile SDKs. For developers, Scrumptious demonstrates how to integrate Facebook features in mobile apps. With StackMob's additions to Scrumptious, developers can now save any data to StackMob's cloud-based data store, restrict access to that data using authentication via Login with Facebook, run customer business logic in the cloud with StackMob's custom code, and easily send push notifications to app users. StackMob has also added a web app on its HTML5 hosting service to provide cross-platform accessibility. "The need for integrations with today's most popular social media channels is a must when building and bringing a mobile app to market," said Ty Amell, CEO and Co-Founder of StackMob. "With the explosive growth of Facebook, it's critical that developers include Facebook features in their mobile apps. StackMob is empowering developers with the tools they need to create industry-leading apps that meet consumer social media demands." StackMob is now featured in the Facebook Technology Partners directory, where developers can learn more about StackMob's platform, watch screencasts, download sample code and walk through tutorials. For more information, visit https://developers.facebook.com/docs/facebook-technology-partners/. About StackMob StackMob provides an easy to use, reliable, cloud-based backend for mobile applications allowing companies to accelerate their time to market, reduce costs, and deliver outstanding mobile user experiences. The StackMob platform provides a flexible and scalable open solution to support the most mission critical apps. Developers can easily create APIs to store and retrieve data in the cloud, add custom code to enhance those APIs with advanced business logic and easily add functionality through the StackMob Marketplace. StackMob was listed as a leader in the GigaOM Pro report, What Developers Should Know When Choosing an MBaaS Solution, and named an "enterprise ready" provider in the 2012 Forrester Research report, Cloud Mobile Development: Enabled By Back-End-As-A-Service, Mobile's New Middleware. For more on StackMob, visit http://www.stackmob.com. Media Contact: Nina Velasquez North 6^th Agency 212.334.9770 firstname.lastname@example.org SOURCE StackMob Website: http://www.stackmob.com
StackMob Selected for Facebook Technology Partners Program
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