Mendix Launches Online Academy for Rapidly Growing Global Community
New users can take advantage of extensive and fun self-service training and then start building and deploying apps for free with the Mendix Community Edition
BOSTON – June 16, 2014 –Mendix, the enterprise application Platform-as-a-Service (aPaaS) company, today announced the availability of the Mendix Online Academy, an extensive set of free, self-service training videos to help new users and developers quickly get up to speed on the Mendix App Platform.
Mendix recently launched the Mendix Community Edition, a free, no-strings-attached edition of its enterprise app Platform-as-a-Service (aPaaS) that includes rapid development capabilities combined with instant, one-click cloud deployment. The Mendix Online Academy provides this rapidly growing global community with free access to self-service training, allowing new users and developers to quickly learn and deliver results with Mendix.
The Online Academy includes a self-service online program consisting of 41 fun and easy-to-use videos that guide users through a complete, 18-hour curriculum. It contains an overview of the Mendix App Platform, how to set up a new Mendix project, creating domain models and entities, user stories, microflows, multi-device layouts, security and much more. The videos are instantly available to all Mendix users via the Getting Started app on their Mendix Launchpad.
“Our goal is to make the process of learning and using Mendix as fast and frictionless as possible,” said Gottfried Sehringer, VP of Global Marketing at Mendix. “Free and easy access to self-service training is an important milestone in our efforts to help our global user community use, grow and thrive with Mendix, continually shortening their time to success.”
- To access the Mendix Online Academy and preview the training videos, visit: www.mendix.com/onlineacademy
- Mendix also offers classroom training and advanced workshops. To learn more and see a schedule of upcoming events, visit: https://academy.mendix.com
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Mendix, a Siemens business and the global leader in low-code and no-code application development for the enterprise, is fundamentally reinventing the way applications are built in the digital enterprise. With the Mendix platform, enterprises can 'Make with More,' by broadening an enterprise's development capability to conquer the software development bottleneck; 'Make it Smart,' by making apps with rich native experiences that are intelligent, proactive, and contextual; and 'Make at Scale,' to modernize core systems and build large app portfolios to keep pace with business growth. The Mendix platform is built to promote intense collaboration between business and IT teams, and dramatically accelerate application development cycles, while maintaining the highest standards of security, quality, and governance — in short, to help enterprises confidently leap into their digital futures. Mendix's 'Go Make It' platform has been adopted by more than 4,000 leading companies around the world.
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