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We performed a comparison between Betty Blocks and Microsoft Azure App Service based on real PeerSpot user reviews.

Find out in this report how the two Rapid Application Development Software solutions compare in terms of features, pricing, service and support, easy of deployment, and ROI.

To learn more, read our detailed Betty Blocks vs. Microsoft Azure App Service report (Updated: September 2022).
633,184 professionals have used our research since 2012.
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  • "The pricing structure that we have been working with was based on a number of blocks."
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  • "We have no complaints about the pricing."
  • "Azure App Service is expensive compared to its competitors, especially its cloud-only version."
  • "Where there are different customer sizes, some customers consume $5,000 US dollars per month. I have some customers who pay and consume more than $20,000 US dollars per month, for example. It is determined by customer sizes and requirements, which vary from month to month."
  • "The pricing and cost of this solution depends on the use and needs of a business."
  • "On a scale of one to five, with one being expensive and five being competitive, I would rate this solution as a four."
  • "The pricing for this solution is set in tiers, with the overall cost depending on the features that are required. I would advise organizations to have a detailed look at the functions they need, to ensure that they are in the correct pricing tier."
  • "The cost depends on the App Service plan that you choose. There are a number of tiers available."
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    Questions from the Community
    Top Answer:Licensing is on a yearly basis. There are several pricing structures at the moment. The pricing structure that we have been working with was based on a number of blocks. (A number of blocks, is a… more »
    Top Answer:In my opinion with all platforms, you will have to make a consensus, because not every functionality will work for every client perfectly well. In many cases, they make choices where flexibility is a… more »
    Top Answer:We are implementors. We advise our clients on building applications and doing innovation. We have a strong belief that no-coding is the future. Betty Blocks is a Dutch no-code platform provider, with… more »
    Top Answer:Microsoft Azure App Service is helpful if you need to set up temporary servers for customers to run their programs in locations that other cloud providers do not cater to. When servers are closer to… more »
    Top Answer:I highly recommend Microsoft Azure. We have been using it for nearly four years. We mostly use it for creating and maintaining websites, such as content management systems like WordPress sites, which… more »
    Top Answer:Debugging using Application Insights is a valuable feature.
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    Also Known As
    Azure App Service, MS Azure App Service
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    From mobile apps to (customer) portals to back office management and everything in between. The Betty Blocks platform’s ease of use supports every size or complexity of your app. Go as far as you like, the easiest way possible.

    Microsoft Azure App Service is an HTTP-based mobile application development platform and solution. It is designed to enable organizations to completely control their application development and hosting processes.

    Microsoft Azure App Service Benefits

    Some of the benefits that come from using Microsoft Azure App Service include:

    • A high level of security. Microsoft Azure App Service comes with enterprise-level and industry-standard SLAs through the use of PCI security standards. Users can go about developing their applications without having to worry about exposure to security risks. Microsoft Azure App Service keeps the application development process secure so that all that users have to worry about is creating their application.
    • Collaborate and develop applications from anywhere. Teams that are spread out across the globe can collaborate and build applications from anywhere that they happen to be. Microsoft’s global data center is a cloud hub that developers can take advantage of to connect their teams if they are located in disparate locations. It can handle all of a developer's application hosting needs.
    • Multi-format and multi-lingual support. Microsoft Azure App Service supports both physical machine and virtual machine formats. In addition, it also supports a variety of different programming languages.
    • Utilize pre-fabricated templates. Microsoft Azure App Service gives developers access to an extensive list of templates. These can both ease the process of planning the development of applications by providing developers with ideas and make it easier for the developers to build them.

    Microsoft Azure App Service Features

    Some of the many useful features Microsoft Azure App Service has to offer include:

    When users choose to employ the Microsoft Azure App Service solution, they gain access to many different capabilities. These features include:

    • Manual or automatic auto-scaling capabilities. Microsoft Azure App Service enables developers to control how their applications auto-scale. Developers can employ the auto-scaling feature by hand or set it so that it automatically rescales according to their needs.
    • IDE integrations. Microsoft Azure App Service can easily integrate with various IDE software solutions. This gives developers access to many analytic, debugging, and monitoring options.
    • Deployment slots. These are virtual spaces where developers can test and deploy new versions of their applications while working on them. This feature allows developers to resolve any issues before the new version of the application is put into production.

    Reviews from Real Users

    Microsoft Azure App Service’s versatility offers organizations that use it a great deal. It is a very complete, ready-to-use, out-of-the-box mobile development solution that gives users the capabilities that they need to design their mobile applications with the greatest level of ease. In addition, users can employ the cloud to scale operations so that their applications have the proper amount of space to run at the time that they need it.

    Andriy L., the Azure practice leader at a computer software company, writes, “I like that it's a ready-to-use, out-of-the-box solution that provides all of the necessary functions for customers, such as codes that can be quickly switched from the production version, or test and DEV versions to production.”

    Yasir M., a solution architect at Komatsu, writes, "The best feature is scalability, which allows you to target potential clients worldwide by connecting the application to a local server. This makes the application readily accessible, and the response time will be much better."

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    Sample Customers
    KPMG, TELE2, Sligro Food Group, Ymere, Flexpoint Group
    Real Madrid, Absolut, AccuWeather, Heineken, NBC News, Paramount
    Top Industries
    Comms Service Provider18%
    Computer Software Company15%
    Media Company13%
    Financial Services Firm13%
    Energy/Utilities Company22%
    Consumer Goods Company11%
    Construction Company11%
    Mining And Metals Company11%
    Computer Software Company17%
    Comms Service Provider13%
    Manufacturing Company6%
    Company Size
    Small Business34%
    Midsize Enterprise14%
    Large Enterprise52%
    Small Business27%
    Midsize Enterprise9%
    Large Enterprise64%
    Small Business15%
    Midsize Enterprise14%
    Large Enterprise70%
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    Betty Blocks is ranked 18th in Rapid Application Development Software with 1 review while Microsoft Azure App Service is ranked 9th in Rapid Application Development Software with 13 reviews. Betty Blocks is rated 8.0, while Microsoft Azure App Service is rated 8.6. The top reviewer of Betty Blocks writes "A good integration layer and responsive support". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft Azure App Service writes "Good backup and restore, with vertical, horizontal, and DEV scaling options". Betty Blocks is most compared with OutSystems, Mendix, ServiceNow Now Platform and Microsoft Power Apps, whereas Microsoft Azure App Service is most compared with Microsoft Power Apps, Oracle Application Express (APEX), Pega BPM, ServiceNow and Adobe ColdFusion.

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