Buyer's Guide to Low-Code Development Platforms

A Comprehensive Guide to Evaluating Web and Mobile App Development Products

Buyer's Guide to Low-Code Development

The backlog of required business apps is exploding and low-code development is a promising solution to meet the demand. But with more than 150 no-code and low-code vendors to consider, a myriad of complex enterprise requirements, and a variety of licensing models  - there's a lot of critical questions buyers must ask as they navigate the marketplace and select a solution.

This Buyer's Guide to Low-Code Development Platforms outlines some of the pros and cons of low-code development, and offers practical guides for evaluating, negotiating and successfully implementing low-code development platforms. Claim your copy today.

4-Part Buyer's Guide to Low-Code Development:

Part 1: Democratizing App Development with Low-Code Development

Part 1 of your Handbook offers the latest research on the changing face of business app developers in the next few years, pragmatic examples of IT-led citizen development, and a list of requirements to ensure successful democratization of app development at your organization.

Part 2: 7 Capabilities to Test When Evaluating Low-Code Platforms

As you determine the right platform for your organization, Part 2 of the handbook offers a list of the most critical enterprise-grade capabilities that your team should evaluate to ensure that both IT teams and line-of-business users can be successful with the platform in the long-run. Does the low-code development platform you're considering have what it takes to succeed at enterprise app development and deployment?

Part 3: Evaluating Platforms – One Developer’s Journey

There are key lessons to learn from other buyers' evaluation experiences. Part 3 of the guide read how one developer:  
  • determined the top 8 low-code development platforms to evaluate
  • set a methodology with 11 criteria to compare and test
  • what he learned
  • and which product came out on top for enterprise app development.

Part 4: Low-Code Platform Licensing Models and How They Affect TCO

If the low-code development platform you select does not have the right combination of licensing, hosting, services and training, you could find scaling app development very painful and costly. Part 4 of the guide will help you negotiate the best price for your low-code development platform by providing insight into:
  • types of licensing models and how they affect TCO
  • new services and training offerings that save BIG money
  • negotiating the best price and package with a software vendor. 
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Buyer's Guide to Low-Code Development

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