Compare Adobe ColdFusion vs. Microsoft PowerApps

Adobe ColdFusion is ranked 15th in Rapid Application Development Software with 2 reviews while Microsoft PowerApps is ranked 12th in Rapid Application Development Software with 5 reviews. Adobe ColdFusion is rated 9.0, while Microsoft PowerApps is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of Adobe ColdFusion writes "A mature, reliable, consistent platform, which offers outstanding customer service and product support". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft PowerApps writes "Affordable, customizable, and easy to set up ". Adobe ColdFusion is most compared with Microsoft Azure App Service, OutSystems and Oracle Application Express (APEX), whereas Microsoft PowerApps is most compared with Oracle Application Express (APEX), OutSystems and Mendix. See our Adobe ColdFusion vs. Microsoft PowerApps report.
Cancel
You must select at least 2 products to compare!
Most Helpful Review
Find out what your peers are saying about Adobe ColdFusion vs. Microsoft PowerApps and other solutions. Updated: March 2020.
407,538 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Quotes From Members

We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:

Pros
Apart from providing a mature, reliable, consistent platform, Adobe also offers outstanding customer service and product support.No need to import libraries from outside the environment.

Read more »

The most valuable feature is the simple data connectivity components.The initial setup was very easy.There are a lot of different applications; you can connect PowerApps, or Flow, or Power BI to many different types of applications to interchange data.It's a very workable solution because it's an automated way of making applications. You have a template, you have the application know-how,I can have a SharePoint list and connect with users through PowerApps to present the information.

Read more »

Cons
Need to be able to Be able to inject Python, Java, Groovy, or PHP code into a CFML page.

Read more »

Integration with databases and other tools needs to be improved.I have always felt that you need an IT background to use this solution.The solution is evolving very fast and every month new features are introduced. Sometimes it's difficult to catch up with all the evolution that's happening. I had to focus on Power BI for a while and left PowerApps at the side for a couple of months and when I came back, it had changed its interface and moved components around.The product could be improved by making it a production application and enabling the export of apps.The editor in the Web browser could be improved because it can be difficult to implement the commands in the buttons.

Read more »

Pricing and Cost Advice
If you really want to save money, there is a free open source CFML engine (former Railo, now Lucee) out there.

Read more »

Information Not Available
report
Use our free recommendation engine to learn which Rapid Application Development Software solutions are best for your needs.
407,538 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Ranking
Views
1,150
Comparisons
520
Reviews
2
Average Words per Review
530
Avg. Rating
9.0
Views
4,817
Comparisons
4,050
Reviews
4
Average Words per Review
590
Avg. Rating
8.0
Top Comparisons
Compared 14% of the time.
Compared 20% of the time.
Compared 10% of the time.
Also Known As
PowerApps
Learn
Adobe
Microsoft
Overview

Get a tried and tested application server that simplifies complex coding tasks. Rapidly develop robust, scalable, secure applications. Use the all-new API Manager to implement your API strategy faster, and get unprecedented control over PDF generation and manipulation

PowerApps enables a broad range of app scenarios to be created that infuse digital transformation into manual and outdated processes. Use both canvas and model-driven apps to build PowerApps that solve business problems for task and role-specific scenarios like inspections, field sales enablement, prospect to cash, and integrated marketing views.

Offer
Learn more about Adobe ColdFusion
Learn more about Microsoft PowerApps
Sample Customers
Inspirus, Promisan, Webapper, Giva, Frontech Solutions Inc, Digicon, ITX Corp, Wall Street Magnate, SimulTV, ten24 Digital Solutions, Prospective Medical Data International Inc, Alcatel-Lucent
Information Not Available
Top Industries
No Data Available
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company36%
Government10%
Comms Service Provider9%
Insurance Company5%
Find out what your peers are saying about Adobe ColdFusion vs. Microsoft PowerApps and other solutions. Updated: March 2020.
407,538 professionals have used our research since 2012.
We monitor all Rapid Application Development Software reviews to prevent fraudulent reviews and keep review quality high. We do not post reviews by company employees or direct competitors. We validate each review for authenticity via cross-reference with LinkedIn, and personal follow-up with the reviewer when necessary.