We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"Seurity features - unauthorized individuals are unable to access certain applications."
"The solution is stable."
"We find it intuitive and easy to use."
"There are free online learning and certifications if a user would like to learn more and better understand the solution."
"The most valuable features are the integration and UI customization."
"The features that I have found most valuable with Mendix are its business process management and its minimal low code, both from an interface perspective and from a process perspective."
"Difficult to assess how pricing is managed."
"You need experienced programmers and developers to understand this solution."
"There are not enough developers who are using Mendix. The knowledge base available online and in the market is not as rich as other competitors."
"There's no direct tech support."
"There needs to be an increase in the number of the UI components."
"Mendix is slightly less scalable than I'd like."
"Licensing costs are similar to those for all other IT technology, but they vary by region."
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Google App Engine is a Platform-as-a-Service (Paas) provider that equips web application developers with all the resources and tools that they need to develop, test, and run their applications on Google's infrastructure. Everything is built into the kit, so with one download of the SDK, you'll be well on your way to first-rate apps.
Google App Engine is ranked 11th in PaaS Clouds with 1 review while Mendix is ranked 3rd in Mobile Development Platforms with 5 reviews. Google App Engine is rated 8.0, while Mendix is rated 7.4. The top reviewer of Google App Engine writes "Ability to test before deployment and security authorization are key features". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Mendix writes "Responsive with a straightforward setup and good online training". Google App Engine is most compared with Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, Pivotal Cloud Foundry, Amazon Lightsail and Heroku, whereas Mendix is most compared with Microsoft PowerApps, Appian, OutSystems, Thinkwise and Pega BPM.
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