Demystifying iOS Provisioning: Profiles, Certificates & XCode!

Provisioning is the process by which you can get your apps outside of the iOS simulator and move them onto production devices through direct installation or App Store distribution. Provisioning is an art and for new developers, this process can be a bit overwhelming.

Check out this 2 part series of articles which really dig deep into the concepts and provide you with step by step instructions to get started.

Source: Demystifying iOS Provisioning Part 2: Creating and assigning certificates and profiles