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Pros
"The security is the most valuable feature, in particular, the way I can give different access to different areas to different people, so you can really fine-tune access for different users."

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"Learning materials, such as online courses, are readily available.""The workflow feature really has a lot of value because you can create complex workflows in a simple, intuitive way with only a few clicks.""This is a development platform that provides us with a strong database and a low code environment.""The level of automation within the platform is great.""The main reason that people use ServiceNow is that performance is very good.""We work on it directly to send out tickets. It enables us to work seamlessly, we don't need to send them out manually. We can create a ticket and assign it in the system.""ServiceNow offers a lot of features when it comes to IT service management and IT operations management. What interested me in ServiceNow was that a lot of service management."

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"The user interface for the systems that you build can use some improvement because as it is now, you have to do a lot of HTML and CSS to make it look modern."

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"The licensing for this solution, with respect to the user, needs to be improved.""The pricing model is complex and needs to be both lowered and simplified.""The basic reporting system is rather static.""The integration towards other ERP systems could be improved.""This platform is used more by large companies because it is a little bit expensive.""The cost has room for improvement. It is currently expensive.""The programming language is currently limited to JavaScript. So I would like to see more programming languages available, especially since they have come up with the machine-learning features. Some more languages would be an additional improvement."

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"This product has really good value, as it doesn't have a per-user cost, there's a flat fee."

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"Pricing is based on the number of users and user licenses, but the product is 20% to 30% more than the competition.""It's expensive and if you need some analytical views of your activity, there is an additional cost."

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Top Answer: The security is the most valuable feature, in particular, the way I can give different access to different areas to different people, so you can really fine-tune access for different users.
Top Answer: This product provides really good value, as it doesn't have a per-user cost, there's a flat fee. So, if you have 100 users or 200 users accessing the system that you build, there's no difference in… more »
Top Answer: The vendor does a really poor job of marketing this software because it should be more popular. This is something that I have pointed out to them. It's a super piece of software, but very few people… more »
Top Answer: ServiceNow offers a lot of features when it comes to IT service management and IT operations management. What interested me in ServiceNow was that a lot of service management.
Top Answer: As for what can be improved, the licensing and the pricing models are confusing. At least I found it a bit confusing. There are a lot of hidden costs in all these. It's a bit costly. But as a cloud… more »
Top Answer: Our primary use cases for ServiceNow Now Platform include use incident management, problem management, case management, and our asset management. It's not used much for the business management part of… more »
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Overview

Knack helps non-programmers easily build beautiful, data-driven web apps. Data can be imported from spreadsheets and converted to an online database. Tools like search, forms, and tables are used to build web apps that work with the data. Apps can be published to any site and adapt to the surrounding design. Multiple versions can be published to different sites and for different audiences. Developers can extend these apps with a RESTful API, custom CSS, and JS event handlers.

ServiceNow is the fastest-growing enterprise cloud software company in the world above $1 billion (2018 revenue was $2.6 billion, up 36% year over year). We deliver digital workflows that create great experiences and unlock productivity to approximately 5,400 enterprise customers worldwide, including almost 75% of the Fortune 500.

As a purpose-driven company, making work, work better for people guides everything we do.

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Sample Customers
Siemens Kaiser Permanente VMware SunChemical C.R. England Philips The Salvation Army United Way U.S. Green Building Council Cambridge University Press
experian, beachbody, health partners
Top Industries
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Computer Software Company32%
Comms Service Provider16%
Government8%
Financial Services Firm6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company37%
Comms Service Provider15%
Government7%
Financial Services Firm7%
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Small Business20%
Midsize Enterprise10%
Large Enterprise70%
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Knack is ranked 15th in Rapid Application Development Software with 1 review while ServiceNow Now Platform is ranked 9th in Rapid Application Development Software with 7 reviews. Knack is rated 9.0, while ServiceNow Now Platform is rated 8.2. The top reviewer of Knack writes "Flexible and granular security options, good filtering, and the pricing model is cost-effective". On the other hand, the top reviewer of ServiceNow Now Platform writes "Agile and robust tool; needs some improvements". Knack is most compared with Caspio, Zoho Creator, Microsoft PowerApps, Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS, whereas ServiceNow Now Platform is most compared with Microsoft PowerApps, OpenText AppWorks, AWS Honeycode, Pega BPM and Oracle Application Express (APEX).

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