Remote Configuration

  • Laurence Moroney


Firebase Remote Configuration (aka Remote Config) is a technology that allows you to change the behavior and appearance of your app without publishing an app update. It’s a cloud service that can store variables on your behalf. The magic is when these variables can be set using Analytics. So, for example, consider the scenario in which you have an e-commerce application where you provide a standard discount to your end users. You have a lot of customers in the USA, but very few in the UK. So you decide to offer a 10% discount to people in the UK, while keeping it at 0% in the USA. While you’re at it, you also want to grow in Ireland, so you offer them a 10% discount, too. Think about how you would do this in an app – you’d likely have code that says something like the following


Remote Config Firebase Console Default Configuration Values Public Void onCompletion TextView 
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© Laurence Moroney 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • Laurence Moroney
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  1. 1.SeattleUSA

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