Cloud Platform Webinar Series

Insider's Guide to Mobile Apps


Building mobile apps that can transform business is on everyone's 2015 to-do list, but how do you avoid common pitfalls?

In this webinar, Pivotal’s Dormain Drewitz asks Farhan Thawar, VP of Engineering at Pivotal Labs, what they have learned in their decade-long experience building great apps for all industries.


  • Common mistakes in mobile app development
  • Best practices of (and from) leading mobile app developers
  • About the secret weapons: PaaS and Agile development practices can support mobile app development

Dormain Drewitz
Director, Product Marketing, Pivotal Big Data Suite

Dormain Drewitz is Director of Product Marketing for Pivotal Big Data Suite at Pivotal. Prior to Pivotal, she was Director of Platform Marketing at Riverbed Technology. Prior to Riverbed, she spent over five years as a technology investment analyst, closely following enterprise infrastructure software companies and industry trends. Dormain holds a B. A. in History from the University of California at Los Angeles.

Farhan Thawar
Vice President, Engineering

As Vice President of Engineering, Farhan is responsible for engineering and client engagements in Pivotal Labs Toronto office where the company’s clients work closely with Labs to deliver mobile and server applications using highly disciplined agile development processes.