Parse is a go-to solution to provide you with a strong and reliable backend service
for all the major desktop and mobile platforms such as iOS, Android, Windows
Phone 8, JavaScript, OS X, and Windows 8. Parse provides you with the SDK for all
platforms, which helps you to provide a strong and reliable backend in no time.
The Parse SDK provides you with an independent way to create your application,
without having any dependency on server-side code, and a huge web-service code.
Parse emphasizes rapid application development. It significantly accelerates the
development process. The Parse platform is easy-to-use, scalable, and reliable.
This book will teach you the fundamentals of how to get started with application
development using the Parse SDK. As this book is meant to quickly get you familiar
with all the important aspects of the Parse SDK, it will cover lots of subjects very
quickly. Throughout the book, we will be dealing with the direct implementations
using effective examples and code. This approach will help you to run the example
code and integrate the same thing to your project quickly.
Working with the Parse SDK is easy; this will allow you to create your application in
no time. The book explains all the topics using code and lots of useful tips explaining
every little part.
One of the greatest key points is the Cloud code, where you can place all your code
that requires heavy operations. It's useful for multiplatform app development as
well, which allows the entire platform to use the same set of code. The Parse Cloud
also allows you to host your website, and along with that Parse provides you with
prebuilt e-mail verification and reset password mails. Using these services you
can send verification mails to a user to verify their e-mail address and reset their
passwords respectively.