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Critical Capabilities for Enterprise Low-Code Application Platforms

Published: 30 September 2020

ID: G00464323

Analyst(s): Paul Vincent , Yefim Natis , Kimihiko Iijima , Jason Wong , Saikat Ray , Akash Jain , Adrian Leow


Ever-increasing demand for productivity is increasing awareness and adoption of low-code application platforms. This trend is seen in central and business unit IT, and increasingly citizen IT. Application leaders should compare an array of capabilities when selecting a vendor for their use cases.

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What You Need to Know


  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • AgilePoint
    • Appian
    • AuraQuantic (formerly AuraPortal)
    • Betty Blocks
    • Creatio
    • Kintone
    • Mendix
    • Microsoft
    • Newgen
    • Oracle (APEX)
    • Oracle (Visual Builder)
    • OutSystems
    • Pega
    • ProntoForms
    • Quick Base
    • Salesforce
    • ServiceNow
    • TrackVia
    • Zoho
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Intuitive, No-Code App Development
    • Application User Experience
    • Data Model and Management
    • Process and Business Logic
    • Platform Ecosystem
    • API and Integration
    • Architecture
    • Quality of Service
    • Persona and SDLC
    • Governance
    • Security and Compliance
  • Use Cases
    • Citizen Development
    • Business Unit IT Application
    • Enterprise IT Business Process Application
    • Fusion Team Composable Application
    • Mobile and Web Application for SaaS and ISVs
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion Criteria

  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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