LCNC: The Future of App Development

Low-Code-No-Code: The Future of App Development?

Digital transformation has surpassed buzzword status. To respond to the opportunities and circumstances presented by the new digital era, businesses today are waking up to the fact that they need to start making their digital transformation plans a reality. But IT teams are being stretched to the maximum, as they spend a lot of their time just keeping current systems working. And there simply aren’t enough people with the right (IT) skill set to step up to the plate.

So, what if there was a way to empower people in every department to be able to create their own internal applications and to automate their own processes, while simultaneously relieving the pressure on their IT department? This is where low-code and no-code software comes in. It enables various staff in the company to create applications without the need to code. It provides users with prefabricated tools that they can drag and drop onto the interface to create the robust applications they require. All of this is possible in a safe, scalable environment that has all of the tooling and procedures needed to ensure appropriate security, testing and sign-off.

Say Again? What Exactly is Low-code/No-code Software?

So, what exactly is low-code/no-code software? In short, it is a visual integrated development environment (IDE). Rather than spending enormous amounts of time coding, LCNC offers you ready-made solutions that allow you to drag and drop application components, connect them together, and then integrate them to make your desired app. Using this software, you can design and build powerful (mobile) applications that can be scaled up or down for any organization—without having to write any code.

What are the Uses of LCNC?

Whether it’s business users creating an app themselves or coders simplifying the development process by automating manual processes, low-code development makes it easier than ever to create flexible apps for completing specific tasks. This platform enables developers to come up with applications in a short time. It can be used to make all kinds of both mobile and web applications. Aside from that, the implementation of LCNC in artificial intelligence can make it easy to distribute several services by automating processes.

With these low-code benefits, organizations are better equipped to quickly adapt and respond to fast-changing business conditions.

And the Potential Benefits of LCNC for Your Organization?

The current wave of digital transformation means that organizations are faced with quite some challenges. End users, either clients or employees, expect a seamless and integrated user experience, and businesses require faster delivery cycles to stay ahead of the game.

LCNC provides an instantaneous development option that will significantly reduce the amount of time spent developing software. Creating a smooth, user-friendly application or automated process now takes days, even minutes, rather than months. The IT guru in your company understands the aspects of online activity and customer interaction that add value to your organization. As such, they can validate the application to make it even more efficient for your users while automating your business processes.

Potential benefits of low-code/no-code for your organization:

Improved Agility
A platform that supports a drag-drop-and-configure approach to software development simplifies the work of building business applications in any department or industry. The ability to rethink or refine your business processes at the drop of a hat ultimately empowers innovation and agility at every level of your organization.

Decreased Costs
One of the most obvious benefits of low-code/no-code is the significant savings in costs and resources you realize due to the significant reduction in application production. Additionally, your newly automated business processes give you a competitive advantage, resulting in increased profits.

Higher Productivity
Low-code/no-code development allows more apps to be built in less time. What used to take months can be reduced to days…even minutes. Now that you spend less time developing, and more time innovating, you can experience productivity at its best. With low-code development, organizations can adapt quickly to market changes or customer needs.

Faster Transformation
In today’s digital world, transformation is key. Low-code/no-code development significantly reduces the complexity of building great, modern business apps. With these low-code benefits, organizations are better equipped to quickly adapt and respond to fast-changing business conditions, making your digital transformation plans a reality.

How Can LCNC Benefit your Team and Business Process?

Now that you spend less time developing, and more time interacting with your clients, you can experience productivity at its best. Your competitors may not have considered implementing LCNC into their operations, so with LCNC you gain a competitive advantage over them. And when you need to make a few adjustments to capitalize on the current business conditions, Low-code/no-code platforms provide the flexibility you need to adapt the necessary aspects so your organization can lead the pack.

The Low-code/No-code Result?

By empowering business users to start building applications themselves, a low-code/no-code platform can make an organization and its teams more self-sufficient. Instead of being placed on IT’s waiting list, tech-savvy business users (also known as citizen developers) can start experimenting with finding the right solution themselves. This way low-code becomes an integral part of the organization-wide digital transformation.

Curious how low-code/no-code can help your organization? Have a look at our case during which we helped the Salvation Army to finally turbo-charge its digital transformation.

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