Mendix Announces Premier Sponsors for Mendix World 2016 including Amazon Web Services, IBM and Pivotal
Cloud Platform Leaders Join Capgemini, First Consulting and KPN as Premier Sponsors of Global Digital Innovation Event
BOSTON – May 10, 2016 – Mendix, a leading application Platform-as-a-Service (aPaaS) provider, today announced Premier Sponsors for Mendix World 2016, the premier global event for innovation and digital transformation taking place June 7-8 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Mendix’s vision for an open, innovation platform is supported by the additional sponsorships from leading cloud platform providers Amazon Web Services (AWS), IBM and Pivotal, who join Capgemini, First Consulting and KPN.
- What: Mendix World 2016
- Who: Premier sponsors include AWS, Capgemini, First Consulting, IBM, KPN and Pivotal
- When: June 7-8, 2016
- Where: Van Nelle Fabriek, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
At Mendix World 2016, Mendix will showcase its open platform ecosystem, which offers the fastest and easiest way to build new user experiences on top of best-in-class IoT, big data and machine learning services from AWS, IBM Bluemix, Pivotal and others. Attendees will discover how Mendix’s Digital Innovation Platform enables developers to rapidly build innovative Smart Apps without technical complexity. More information about Mendix’s vision for Smart Apps and how they enable companies to put their connected things, devices and algorithms to work, can be found in the following announcement: https://www.mendix.com/press/smart-apps-era.
Amazon Web Services to Support 24-Hour, IoT-Themed Hackathon
Mendix also announced that AWS joins KPN in sponsoring the Mendix World 2016 Hackathon, which is challenging small teams to build working Smart Apps in just 24 hours. To facilitate rapid connectivity and deployment, Mendix developers will have access to the KPN LoRa Network, a long-range network for connecting low-energy, low-data devices, plus one-click deployment on AWS. There will be several IoT use cases to choose from, including an event app that leverages sensor data collected at Mendix World.
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Mendix, a Siemens business and the global leader in enterprise low-code, 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.