Low Code Rocks!
Fast, precise and cost-efficient, low-code development tooling is on the rise
In fact, between 2020 and 2021 every major cloud vendor has updated their low-code tooling. The reason is simple: low-code, drag-and-drop development works well and it works fast!
What is Low-Code?
A Development Methodology and Tooling
According to Wikipedia's definition, a low-code development platform (LCDP) provides a development environment used to create application software through graphical user interfaces and configuration instead of traditional hand-coded computer programming. In other words, you can do things faster and cheaper, with less specialized resources.
It's on the Rise!
Gartner Forecasts Worldwide Low-Code Development Technologies Market to Grow 23% in 2021
The worldwide low-code development technologies market is projected to total $13.8 billion in 2021, an increase of 22.6% from 2020, according to the latest forecast by Gartner, Inc. The surge in remote development during the COVID-19 pandemic will continue to boost low- code adoption, despite ongoing cost optimization efforts.
Sample Vendors in Our Analysis
Some of the major vendors in the low-code space have been very active strengthening their offerings in order to capture the market. They have been active signing up new customers too, solving business problems. The list below presents a sample, not comprehensive list of some of the major vendors, pointing you straight to their reference pages. We are independent and not affiliated and this information is presented only for your information.
Oracle APEX is a powerhouse in low code, closely related to their market leading database
Another specialist company with consistent leading reviews
One of the leaders in Gartner's MQ and a major brand in this space
Several powerhouses with strong offerings in low-code
Each with their own strengths, all in leading positions!