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Perspectives

Building Bolts Versus Buying Spaceships:
How CP Kelco Found the Right Tool For Their App Development Needs

CP Kelco needed extensions for its ERP to improve efficiency and spur innovation. Plan A was to buy them. Plan B was to hand-code them. Mike Cahoon, CIO of CP Kelco, explains their dilemma and why they went with plan C - low-code.

Successful Agile Adoption: What’s the Secret Sauce?

With the whole world talking about agile, how prevalent is it in enterprises? We asked 3,300+ IT pros to rate agile maturity in their organizations. Learn what they said in Nigel Warren's latest post about the state of app dev in 2019.

Dev Zone

How to Automate BDD Testing in OutSystems, Part 2: The BDDFrameworks Test-Execution REST API

This blog post shows you how to test your applications' behavior with the BDDFramework in OutSystems. With Gherkin syntax, design executable specifications, for behavior-driven development, and behavior-driven test scenarios in OutSystems. In this post, we look at how to use the BDDFramework's Test-Execution REST API.

How to Manage Database Resources in OutSystems: SQL Server Resource Governor

Database resource management can be tricky, so Resource Governor simplifies SQL Server workload and system resource consumption management. Ensure an excellent end-user QoS with OutSystems applications that are never unresponsive or slow.

People and Culture

OutSystems and CrossFit: The Power of Culture

People usually think "New year, new you" means becoming a more physically fit or finding a new job, but not both. In this blog post, CrossFit enthusiast and OutSystems quality owner Pedro Santos explains how this disruptive and effective form of fitness and our innovative and creative culture are not mutually exclusive. Resolve to explore the correlation now.

The Culture Book - Part 7: The Excel Rule

What does it mean to excel at OutSystems? In this blog post about the seventh big rule in our small culture book, Senior Account Executive Jeff Piszczek shares his definition and how it applies to sales.