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Low-Code Development Takes the Main Stage at Cloud Foundry Summit


on June 29, 2017

Mendix was invited to host a keynote panel at the recent Cloud Foundry Summit in Santa Clara, CA. Our customers Georgetown University, Solomon Group, and MIT took the stage along with Mendix CTO Johan den Haan and veteran IT journalist Mike Vizard for a spirited discussion about

The main advantages of Cloud Foundry are that it applies abstraction and automation to deployment and operations.” – Johan den Haan, CTO, Mendix

The value in low-code is speed, reuse and repeatability, and support for a cloud-first principle.” – Beth Ann Bergsmark, Georgetown University

It’s easier to find people who know the business processes and let them figure out how to build an app, than the other way around.” – Jonathan Foucheaux, Solomon Group

If you want a non-stick pan, you’re not necessarily checking to see if it’s Teflon. You just want it to work. What Cloud Foundry gives Mendix is portability and the ability to dynamically scale apps to support cyclical peaks.” – – Beth Ann Bergsmark, Georgetown University

MIT has built 15 apps with Mendix, shrinking the development process from 1-2 years to just 3-4 months.” – Olu Brown, MIT

To learn more about low-code development platforms and how Mendix uniquely supports Cloud Foundry, download “The Forrester Wave™: Low-Code Development Platforms, Q2 2016.”