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Americares Builds Mobile App to Deliver Aid to Disaster Areas

Did you know that Hurricane Matthew left more than a million people in Haiti in need of aid after the storm’s devastating destruction? Fortunately, Americares is there to help. When disasters like Hurricane Matthew strike, Americares sends in emergency response teams to work with local partners. These partners are best placed to distribute the medicine and other supplies to the people who need them most.

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How Pacific Cross Delivered Its Mobile App in 30 Days

Based in Hong Kong, Pacific Cross provides health insurance and health care services across Asia. The company has been growing for more than 25 years, and today it offers worldwide coverage for medical, life, dental, personal accident, and travel insurance, among other areas.haelthtech quote

But serving Asian customers isn’t always easy. That’s because they tend to be very tech savvy and to have exceedingly high expectations. So when Pacific Cross was in danger of losing its biggest client to a competitor with a mobile solution that Pacific Cross didn’t offer – it had to act fast. In fact, unless the company could build its own mobile application in just 30 days, the client planned to take its business elsewhere. (more…)


The Hack for Surviving the Second- System Syndrome

Our mission was clear: We wanted OutSystems Platform 10 to generate awesome mobile apps. The platform generated (server-rendered) web applications, so we had to do a major system redesign, which included changing not only the runtime, but also large parts of the visual programming language, the compiler and the IDE.We called it “The New Runtime Project.”

How TDG Rebuilt an Aging HR System with OutSystems


Over the past 40 years, Transnational Diversified Group (TDG) has transformed itself from a shipping agency into a diverse group of businesses. Today, the organization is made up of 35 distinct companies that are engaged in activities ranging from logistics to travel and tourism to information and communications technology, among others. Collectively, those companies employ 4,000 professionals across the Philippines. (more…)


A View from 36,000 Kilometers Up: How SES Uses OutSystems to Build Its Mobile Apps

SES, the world’s leading provider of satellite-enabled communications, has aggressive goals for growth. To meet those goals, the company is always looking to expand into new verticals and to transform its business with innovative IT solutions. SES also knows that one of the keys to its growth is being able to serve its diverse customer base of government agencies and multinational corporations with IT applications that are tailored to the unique needs of each individual market it serves. Of course, creating those solutions with its existing resources would be no small feat. Read more about SES and their use of a low-code platform for application development and delivery.

How EMC Built and Scaled TheHub to Serve 12,000 Engineers

OutSystems: Low Code for High-Performing Engineering Teams

As the “low-code” platform market explodes, many non-technical employees of today’s organizations are able to build enterprise-class applications by assembling pre-built components using simple, drag and drop capabilities.

This “citizen developer” movement, however, is only a part of the low-code story. In fact, the platforms in this market fall on a spectrum from true “no code” environments suitable for non-technical users on the one hand, to platforms that help bona fide developers accelerate and simplify the creation and deployment of applications that require custom coding. (more…)


Enterprise Solutions with RAD – Connecting the business

This article was originally posted on LinkedIn Pulse on December 15, 2015.

diogohThe world is changing at a fast pace and generating more information than ever before, so we want our clients to keep up, in order to take the lead and overcome the challenges that present to our organizations everyday. (more…)


The Ultimate Guide to Understanding OutSystems

Do you want to really understand the “why and how” of OutSystems Platform to determine if it is right for your organization? Today, that discovery process became a little bit easier with the launch of our new OutSystems Platform Evaluation Guide. (more…)


From Channel9: Speed of RAD Meets the Simplicity of Azure


The following is a post by Miguel Lopes, Vice President of Product Management for OutSystems. This article originally appeared on Microsoft’s Channel9 Blog.


If you like the benefits of simplicity and scalability you get with Microsoft Azure, you’ll love the speed you can get with OutSystems Platform, an advanced, complete Rapid Application Delivery (RAD) platform that’s now available on Azure. (more…)


Creating Custom Apps on Top of SAP? Well, Your Life Just Got Easier.

SAP customers can finally breathe a sigh of relief when it comes to digitizing the increasingly mobile customer journey. Our new enterprise edition of OutSystems for SAP enables organizations to quickly and easily build advanced, end-to-end applications that make the most of your custom SAP implementation and that run across all devices and screens – including web. (more…)