With the pressure from Digital Transformation and Adoption of Agile, Application Development and Delivery has just started to change rapidly. New job roles such as product managers, Scrum masters, test engineers, data scientists, rapid developers working on low-code platforms, and business experts taking on all or part of application delivery resulting in destrupting the traditional roles: project managers, manual testers, database administrators, and average developers delivering familiar business apps.
Low-code platforms speed up developers’ work with the aid of visual application designers and talented workflow process modelers and eliminate repetitive tasks through automation. These platforms also offer robust and competitive-edge technology by combining best-of-class open source components or APIs served by Cloud Service Providers with elegant integration. With technology and speed at hand, the new age of developing the applications on Low-code platforms will ease development and delivery of many digital business applications including digital process automation, dynamic case management, content management, e-Commerce, business intelligence and analytics. Therefore, having a strategy to adopt low-code platforms in application development portfolio and embracing non-traditional development talent working on low-code platforms will be inevitable.
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