System and Custom Apps

Backend Application Types

System Applications

New application areas in Dynamics Mobile Platform comes with a set of preloaded backend apps. These preloaded backend apps are called SYSTEM applications.

The following system applications are preloaded in every application area:

  • Administration Allows the administrators to create and manage users , roles, apps and permissions to the application area.

  • Marketplace Allows the administrators to browse and search for backend and mobile apps and install them in the current application area

  • Development Allows the administrators and development to access application development tools to customize existing apps or develop new ones.

  • Billing Provides billing information for the current application area including spent credits, bills and invoices.

The SYSTEM applications can not be uninstalled or modified. They are developed and maintained by the Dynamics Mobile team and they are automatically updated to the latest version in each application area.

Custom applications

Custom apps are backend or mobile apps, different from the system apps. They may provide various functionality and can be either mobile or backend apps.

Dynamics Mobile team provides a set of ready applications available in the Marketplace. Dynamics Mobile partners can register as app developers and develop and publish apps in the Marketplace.

The system administrators may find specific apps from Marketplace and install them in the current application area.