Meet our Speakers
Binwell Ltd., Russia

Slava Chernikoff

Head of development team, focused on architecture (MVVM + DDD), Mobile DevOps process and UX design, Microsoft MVP, Xamarin Certified Developer. Started coding at 12 and prefer cross-platform tools now. In the past was honored as Qt Certified Specialist, Qt Ambassador and Nokia Champion. In 2005-2008 worked as a manager on smartphones related web projects (, iPAQ Choice on behalf of HP). Since 2008 he participated in more than 40 mobile projects for iOS, Android, Windows, Symbian, Maemo/Meego as a developer, analyst, UX designer and architect. Focused on Xamarin since 2012, team lead since 2013. Author of popular articles about Xamarin and Mobile DevOps, speaker at many conferences. Also have strong Xamarin iOS expertise.


Painless Mobile DevOps for iOS and Android

Experienced iOS and Android developer already knows all pitfalls of mobile ecosystem:

  • Fragmentation, all apps should be tested on many different real devices to prove the quality.  It requires a lot of physical devices and man-hours to test is all
  • “Dancing with builds”, proper build require security keys/certificates and build infrastructure. And it always fails to build when you desperately need a build for AppStore
  • Real word app crashes and exceptions are not acceptable for developers

You can use Mobile DevOps tools we’ll describe in our talk for making high quality applications and happy customers. Main topics:

  1. What is Mobile DevOps and DevOps can help with mobile
  2. Pains of mobile development and how to avoid them with automation
  3. What can or can’t be automated with Mobile DevOps
  4. Multi-purpose DevOps pipeline with Bitrise, Xamarin Test Cloud and HockeyApp
  5. What is Automated UI Testing and what kind of bugs it reveals
  6. Brief review of Mobile DevOps tools market