Mendix adds 'no-code' Rapid Application Development to HP Helion

Rotterdam, 3 December 2014 - Mendix today announced a partnership with HP to expand the HP Helion cloud portfolio with no-code Rapid Application Development (RAD) capabilities from Mendix. This results in a solution that seamlessly connects to modern 'application delivery'. This allows customers and partners on the HP Helion Development Platform to quickly build multi-channel and elastically scalable applications with a visual development approach and integrated one-click deployment

Rotterdam, 3 December 2014 - Mendix today announced a partnership with HP to expand the HP Helion cloud portfolio with no-code Rapid Application Development (RAD) capabilities from Mendix. This results in a solution that seamlessly connects to modern 'application delivery'. This allows customers and partners on the HP Helion Development Platform to quickly build multi-channel and elastically scalable applications with a visual development approach and integrated one-click deployment.

No-code RAD from Mendix is ​​a logical addition to the HP Helion Development Platform ecosystem. This enables visualization, model-driven development, business process design, workflow and integration of web services. This is complementary to runtimes based on traditional development languages, and the development, deployment and management features of the HP Helion Development platform. This enables developers, business analysts and non-technical domain experts to deliver business solutions six times faster than through traditional programming methods * .

Open, highly scalable PaaS with fast application development for companies
Mendix is ​​part of the HP Helion ecosystem through the HP Helion Ready Program for Solution Providers. In this collaboration Mendix adds visual, model-driven application development tools to HP Helion Development Platform, a scalable cloud application platform built on the open standards of Cloud Foundry® software and OpenStack® technology. This enables companies to develop multi-channel business applications much more quickly, implement them directly and scale them automatically to accommodate the peaks in demand that characterize the current digital economy.

IT new style
The combination of Mendix and HP Helion allows CIOs to accelerate towards IT new style by removing typical technical barriers, directly involving business users and actually enabling business innovation.

"IT organizations are under pressure to find faster and more flexible ways to deliver new applications. Only then can organizations cash in on opportunities, promote innovation and achieve sustainable growth ", according to Derek Roos, CEO and co-founder of Mendix. "Our partnership with HP is changing the way of multi-channel application development and deployment in the cloud."

Mendix is ​​one of the first HP Helion Ready certified ISV partners and also an HP Helion Early Adopter Forum participant. Mendix provides an integrated development experience with one-click application deployment in the HP Helion Development Platform.

"With a view to realizing fast and relevant bussines value, organizations are looking for new ways to build applications, " says Bill Hilf, HP's senior vice president, Product and Service Management, HP Cloud. "The addition of Mendix helps HP Helion customers to quickly develop business applications."

Mendix and HP highlight Rapid App Development and Auto-Scale, One-Click Deployment on HP Discover 2014
Johan den Haan, CTO of Mendix presents today at HP Discover 2014 in Barcelona during the keynote of Marten Mickos, senior vice president and general manager of HP Cloud, how fast multi-channel applications can be built with the help of Mendix and how to build them. implement and scale automatically with HP Helion.