Mendix Ranked Top in ‘Current Offering’ and Named ‘Leader’ in Comprehensive Low Code Assessment Conducted by Independent Research Company
BOSTON, May 12, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Mendix, a Siemens company and a global leader in low-code enterprise application development, today announced it has been named a Leader in Forrester Wave ™: Low-Code Development Platforms AD&D Pros, Q2 2021.
Forrester’s latest report highlights the convergence of digital process automation and low-code as the COVID-19 crisis has increased the need for process automation and a wider range of developer characters are automating and digitizing a wider range of use cases than ever before. In the report, Forrester recommends that companies look for low-code development platforms that:
- Address data-centric and process-centric development models
- Provide tools to suit a range of developer personalities
- Meet specific infrastructure, architecture and development process requirements
This report recognizes the convergence of two major technologies, process automation and low-code, driven largely by organizations realizing that low-code is the most comprehensive approach to automation.
In Forrester’s review of Low-Code Development Platforms for Professional Developers, Mendix received the highest score of any platform reviewed in the “Current Offering” category and was among the top three scores in the “Strategy” category. In the report, Forrester notes that “Mendix is an elegant and collaborative platform for many characters and use cases. Mendix continues to set the tone for the low-code market and credibly execute its vision. a platform for development and collaboration between business and IT. “
“I am delighted that Forrester has once again named Mendix a Leader,” said Derek roos, Co-founder and CEO of Mendix. “Our recognition in this assessment validates our strong track record in technology leadership, as well as our clients’ success in using our platform to fuel their digitization agenda. We’ve always strived to allow business and professional developers to contribute and participate in the software development process together, and it’s great to see our strategy recognized by Forrester. “
Mendix is the industry’s first low-code all-in-one platform
More than just a visual development tool, Mendix offers an all-in-one low-code platform. By extending abstraction and automation to include a low-code approach to technologies such as deployment, artificial intelligence, and data integration, Mendix provides a platform that effectively addresses a range of business challenges. application development and process automation. With Mendix, organizations can easily connect to registration systems; model the human and automated steps of a workflow or process; use AI to improve decision making; and deploy to any cloud.
Mendix is particularly suited to low-code development at the enterprise level by enabling organizations to:
Apply low-code principles to process automation: Mendix 9, the latest generation of the flagship low-code platform, includes a low-code approach to process automation. With the new Workflow editor, Domain experts and sales engineers can drag and drop activities to model business workflows. These workflows can be leveraged by internal and external users, integrated into more sophisticated process automation applications, accessed from a variety of desktop, mobile, and next-gen interfaces, and deployed across the board. any cloud. Given the critical role data plays in process automation, developers can also find, explore, and use organized data from the Mendix Data Hub in their process modeling. Only an all-in-one platform can allow this type of approach.
Increase developer efficiency: Developer productivity is a key driver of low-code adoption, and with Mendix, developers of all skill sets can collaborate to build sophisticated applications through a full collaboration platform and IDEs. competency-based. The latest version of Mendix includes several features that increase the productivity of all developers:
- Complementing Mendix Assist, the industry’s first low-code AI capability that was introduced in 2019, the new AI performance bot identifies and fixes performance anti-patterns, increasing the speed at which developers can deliver successful applications.
- Resolving visual conflicts addresses the time-consuming tasks associated with differentiating and merging parallel development workflows by offering a point-and-click method to resolve granular differences.
- The update Atlas user interface The Design Framework provides developers with an out-of-the-box design system that enables them to build modern applications that meet today’s consumer expectations, without tedious design work.
Provide applications on flexible deployment models: With Mendix, development teams can deploy applications according to their existing application deployment standards. Mendix applications can be deployed with one click on Mendix Cloud or on virtual private clouds (hosted on AWS, Azure, GCP or other public providers). Organizations that have invested in CI / CD frameworks (like Jenkins or Azure DevOps) and / or quality and testing platforms can also integrate these technologies with Mendix to continue to manage a single deployment pipeline.
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In a world disrupted by a pandemic, software is the new lifeblood of our daily lives and the connective tissue that sustains the global economy. However, traditional software development takes far too long and very often fails to deliver the results businesses need and users value. Even before COVID-19, there simply weren’t enough professional software developers in the world to create all the software that is currently needed. The global pandemic accelerated and exacerbated what was already software and trade crisis. Enter low code software development. Low-code from Mendix is a powerful approach to enterprise-level visual development citizen and professional developers to build cloud-native apps more than 10x faster for web and mobile using drag-and-drop components and model-driven logic, all through an intuitive graphical user interface.
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Mendix, a Siemens company and the global leader in enterprise low-code, is fundamentally reinventing the way applications are built in the digital enterprise. With the Mendix platform, businesses can “do with more” by expanding a company’s development capacity to overcome the bottleneck of software development; “Make it Smart”, by creating applications with rich native experiences that are intelligent, proactive and contextual; and “Make at Scale”, to modernize core systems and create large application portfolios to keep pace with business growth. The Mendix platform is designed to promote intense collaboration between business and IT teams and dramatically accelerate application development cycles while maintaining the highest standards of security, quality and governance – in short, to help companies to confidently embark on their digital future. Mendix’s “Go Make It” platform has been adopted by more than 4,000 leading companies around the world.
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