Programming Mobile Services for Android Handheld Systems: Communication

Course
en
English
64 h
This content is rated 0 out of 5
Source
  • From www.coursera.org
Conditions
  • Self-paced
  • Free Access
More info
  • 8 Sequences
  • Introductive Level

Their employees are learning daily with Edflex

  • Safran
  • Air France
  • TotalEnergies
  • Generali
Learn more

Course details

Syllabus

The course is organized into the following sections:

  • Section 0: Course Introduction
    • Part 1:Course Structure and Topics
    • Part 2: Course Prerequisites and Learning Strategies
  • Section 1: Android Services and Local IPC
    • Part 1: Overview of Started and Bound Services
    • Part 2: Activity and Service Communication
    • Part 3: Service to Activity Communication Using Android Messenger
    • Part 4: Programming Started Services
    • Part 5: Android IntentService
    • Part 6: Programming Bound Services with Messengers
    • Part 7: Overview of the Android Interface Definition Language (AIDL)
    • Part 8: Programming Bound Services with AIDL
  • Section 3: Android Remote IPC
    • Part 1: Overview of Hyper-Text Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
    • Part 2: Designing Mobile Applications with HTTP Communication
    • Part 3: Better Client-side Communication Abstractions for HTTP
    • Section 4:  Communication Patterns in Android
      • Part 1: Activating Services on Demand with the Activator Pattern
      • Part 2: Passing Commands to Services with the Command Processor Pattern
      • Part 3: Automating Marshaling and Demarshaling of Data with the Proxy Pattern
      • Part 4: Supporting Object-Oriented Remote Method Calls with the Broker Pattern

      Throughout the MOOC we'll focus on pattern-oriented software architecture, with an emphasis on concurrent and networked programming in the context of Android middleware systems programming mechanisms, such as synchronous and asynchronous concurrency models, background service processing, and local/remote inter-process communication (IPC) and networking. We illustrate by example how key pattern and framework concepts and relationships are applied in Android Services and various local and remote IPC mechanisms from both an application and infrastructure perspective. Many code examples are shown throughout using Java, with a case study project used to reify the key points throughout all the modules in this section.

      The PDF and PowerPoint versions of all the slides used in the course will be available online as the videos become available on the course website.

      Prerequisite

      None.

      Instructors

      • - Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

      Editor

      Vanderbilt University, located in Nashville, Tenn., is a private research university and medical center offering a full-range of undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees.

      Platform

      Coursera is a digital company offering massive open online course founded by computer teachers Andrew Ng and Daphne Koller Stanford University, located in Mountain View, California. 

      Coursera works with top universities and organizations to make some of their courses available online, and offers courses in many subjects, including: physics, engineering, humanities, medicine, biology, social sciences, mathematics, business, computer science, digital marketing, data science, and other subjects.

      This content is rated 4.5 out of 5
      (no review)

      What did you think of this course?

      Complete this resource to write a review