For up-to-date product documentation, see the IBM MobileFirst Foundation Developer Center.

Starting the MobileFirst Development Server

Follow this procedure to start the development server.

Before you begin

Make sure that the development server is installed. To install a development server, see Installing the IBM MobileFirst Platform Foundation Developer Kit.


  1. Open a command line window.
  2. Go to the server install directory.
  3. Depending on your system, run the following command:
    • In Mac and Linus, run the command ./
    • In Windows, run the command run.cmd.

Parent topic: Setting up the MobileFirst Development Server