OutSystems vs. Appian

OutSystems is a modern application platform with a focus on enterprise and advanced application development.

  Development Without Constraints
  Integrate With Everything
  Great CX by Default

OutSystems vs Appian

From departmental applications to mission-critical core systems with millions of users, you get the business process, business logic, mobile and web capabilities that are powering banks, factories, and satellite systems. Because OutSystems is more than a low-code platform, you can develop innovative applications for all areas of your business. You never have to worry about a narrow focus.

Use our evaluation guide to discover how OutSystems enables enterprises to develop applications with low-code.

Development Without Constraints

With OutSystems, it’s easy to create and extend your applications without being limited by no-code or low-code. Because OutSystems is an independent provider with an open, standards-based platform, there is no lock-in, which means no proprietary data models, interpreters, or runtime, so you can count on a worry-free future-proof and stable product.

Integrate With Everything

Use your data to create applications that engage your customers and empower your employees. Integrate with your data no matter if you are using ready-made connectors, industry-standard protocols, API implementation web services, or any third-party business tools like SAP and Salesforce. Don’t limit yourself to standards; integrate with non-standard systems with the extensibility that only OutSystems provides.

Great CX by Default

From self-service customer and agent portals to commerce mobile apps, you can create new digital experiences that run on any device in a matter of weeks. Take advantage of CX accelerators to deliver core functionality, and the speed of visual development to create differentiating capabilities that meet your unique customer needs. Don’t limit yourself to templates; design your CX as your unique signature.

Modern Application Platform vs. Low-Code Platform 

Low-code and no-code platforms are designed entirely with the business analyst or simple departmental applications in mind.  Many organizations that invest in no-code platforms get push-back from IT and developers due to the inherent limitations enforced by no-code architecture, forcing the IT devs to re-write the applications.

The OutSystems modern application platform is geared for the enterprise. When it’s time to build the software that makes the difference to your business, OutSystems is there.

A Recognized Industry Leader

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Low-Code Application Platforms (LCAP)

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Low-Code Application Platforms, 2020

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Multiexperience Development Platforms

The Forrester Wave™:
Low-Code Development Platforms For AD&D Pros

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OutSystems has different pricing levels so you can get started for free, grow, and then scale to a full digital enterprise.

Learn More From Peers

Developers

 
 
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Justin James, Sr. Director (and a developer) at FICO, talks about his early experience with a low-code application development platform.

IT and Business Leaders

 
 
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When the CIO/CTO of the City of Oakland left the private sector to work in local government, he knew he needed to address challenges around the way applications were developed and the business value being delivered. 

Business Users and Partners

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See how Americares uses OutSystems to get life-saving medical supplies around the world when, wherever, and as fast as they’re needed.

Pricing and Editions to Meet Your Needs

OutSystems has different pricing levels so you can get started for free, grow, and then scale to a full digital enterprise.