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Pros
"This solution works extremely quickly in terms of enabling an application in a production environment."

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"On the market, compared to everyone else, they're the top solution. They're the best solution out there that I could see."

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Cons
"It would be helpful to have additional assisted processing with training."

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"The problem that I faced was that the communication, the roles, and the responsibilities, weren't defined between Microsoft and Xamarin."

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Top Answer: This solution works extremely quickly in terms of enabling an application in a production environment.
Top Answer: It would be helpful if the company would provide additional assisted processing with training, more instances where you can find training.
Top Answer: Our primary use case of this product is for web development; solutions to provide web pages or web applications for our clients' customers. I'm the CTO and we are customers of GeneXus.
Top Answer: On the market, compared to everyone else, they're the top solution. They're the best solution out there that I could see.
Top Answer: The software itself was pretty good. The problem that I faced was that the communication, the roles, and the responsibilities, weren't defined between Microsoft and Xamarin, that's really where the… more »
Top Answer: I used this solution for three years. I am not using this solution anymore, but I had Visual Studio and Xamarin installed — we were using components of Xamarin. We were trying to integrate some… more »
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723
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646
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1
Average Words per Review
314
Rating
9.0
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2,296
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1,785
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1
Average Words per Review
868
Rating
9.0
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Overview

What is GeneXus? GeneXus™ is the best Low-Code Platform that you don't know yet.

It's a Software Development Platform that simplifies and automates the tasks of creating and evolving enterprise applications and multi-channel user-experiences. Great Advantages:

- Higher productivity, with automatic maintenance & evolution
- Multi-Experience, we continuously create new code generators
- Agile, incremental approach, with fully functional prototypes
- Easier to learn, one single language to cover all technologies
- Future-proof, we've been around for 30 years, evolving for you

Key Differentiators against the competition:

- No runtime fees, we charge by developer
- Best theoretical framework, which allows us to evolve
- Best coverage in the market: Most technologies, most languages, most markets and industries
- We run on-premise or on the cloud
- Multiple starting points depending on the type of company you work in, with products for Students, Startups, ISVs, Corporate Development, and SAP technologies

GeneXus uses Artificial Intelligence techniques to create software, enabling truly incremental development of apps, providing a low-code, future-proof development platform for the leading execution platforms and languages, and the most popular DBMS.

Develop native iOS, Android, Mac, and Windows apps in C#
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Sample Customers
Canal de Panamá, Gerdau, Coca-Cola, Mercado Libre, DHL, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, TECNISA, Mexican Polak Group, Ferrovalle, Canon, Azteca, KPMG, TURBUS, Santander, BBVA
Cinemark, MixRadio, Sqor Sports, Storyo, JetBlue, The World Bank, Cr_dito Agrcola, Applied Research Associates
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider38%
Computer Software Company27%
Media Company12%
Retailer4%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company32%
Comms Service Provider16%
Financial Services Firm8%
Construction Company5%
Company Size
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REVIEWERS
Small Business43%
Midsize Enterprise14%
Large Enterprise43%
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GeneXus is ranked 10th in Mobile Development Platforms with 1 review while Xamarin Platform is ranked 6th in Mobile Development Platforms with 1 review. GeneXus is rated 9.0, while Xamarin Platform is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of GeneXus writes "Works extremely quickly in terms of enabling an application in a production environment ". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Xamarin Platform writes "Provides the right tools and libraries needed for building apps". GeneXus is most compared with OutSystems, Oracle Application Express (APEX), Microsoft PowerApps, Mendix and Visual LANSA, whereas Xamarin Platform is most compared with Appium, OutSystems, Mendix, Ionic and Axway Appcelerator.

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