We performed a comparison between HCL Domino and OutSystems 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.
"The most valuable feature of HCL Domino is how robust it is."
"This solution can be used for workflow application so that applications can be easily developed."
"The full-text searching capabilities are great."
"HCL Domino is an application development and collaboration platform with strong stability and security. Deployment of this platform is easy and takes only 10 minutes."
"We have been able to set up a portal using a special XPage application that gives our customers access to this system."
"They offer good support and provide a roadmap."
"The pricing is excellent."
"I find the HCL Domino server scalable."
"The scratch coding is useful. The solution is easy to understand."
"I like the mobile features the most, and there are also various features around the portal we created that I enjoy."
"The flow editor is the most valuable feature. It is simple and intuitive, and it can guide you step-by-step."
"The technical support is perfect."
"The drag-and-drop feature is very valuable."
"We used almost all of the features, themes, styling guide, and approach components. They are useful in our applications."
"OutSystems is easy to use."
"The scalability of OutSystems is very good, it scales automatically very useful for us."
"HCL Domino could improve by having integration with other solutions, such as Microsoft 365."
"HCL Domino needs to be more user-friendly."
"The solution could improve Kubernetes or Dockers migration to new environments in the cloud."
"From the Domino side, it should support DKIM and DMARC."
"Recently, IBM sold the product to HCL. Since Pakistan and India have some problems on a domestic level, we were actually considering replacing it with Indian products from the organization. We're just facing some regulatory issues."
"The client version of this solution could be faster and be made simpler for non-IT users. You will need to have some knowledge of Notes to correctly install this solution."
"When you compare with Microsoft Exchange, the UI could be more user-friendly."
"Since we first started using OutSystems, they switched their language support from Java and .NET to .NET only, which was a bit of a surprise. Their language support could be better in this sense, although on our resource side it is now a bit more flexible."
"In my opinion, the support and the pricing could be better."
"The tutorials for the solution should be updated."
"The dashboards in OutSystems could improve. There are a lot of tabs in the service center that can be confusing."
"The solution is costly."
"Currently, in mobile applications, we don't have push notifications."
"We'd like OutSystems to add stronger workflow-based automation similar to what Appian offers. It needs more workflow modeling and RPA features."
"The prices should be lower. It is a little bit too high for a small market."
HCL Domino (formerly IBM Domino) is a secure, enterprise-grade, application development platform. From IT to business, HCL Domino is the only low to pro-code application development platform that allows your business to build robust applications to solve workflow and process challenges fast. HCL Domino powers businesses around the world with 15,000 customers and 10 million apps built on our platform. HCL Domino has always been a secure, rock-solid, and proven solution.
OutSystems is a platform for low-code application development that unites design, code, and deployment to simplify development so any business can create innovative solutions in a timely manner. There are various use cases an organization can employ with OutSystems, including:
OutSystems offers faster development and deployment times than hand-coding while delivering unique and personalized solutions to its customers. The main focus of OutSystems is high-performance low code which enables businesses to create functional products that answer their needs. It offers clients the ability to develop enterprise-grade applications with a high level of security.
The product stands out from its competitors as it offers:
It ensures its clients that the applications built using this platform are as scalable as hand-coded ones while increasing workspace productivity and evolving applications’ capabilities.
OutSystems has various features through which users can develop and deploy highly efficient applications and other products. Some of the features include:
The solution offers a wide array of benefits to companies that utilize it in their application development. Some of these benefits include:
Reviews from Real Users
Harikrishnan R., a technical lead at Netlink Software Group America Inc, likes OutSystems because the tool helps with validation, offers good features, and is reliable.
An owner at a consultancy thinks OutSystems is versatile with great scalability and great technical support.
HCL Domino is ranked 13th in Rapid Application Development Software with 8 reviews while OutSystems is ranked 10th in Rapid Application Development Software with 16 reviews. HCL Domino is rated 8.6, while OutSystems is rated 8.2. The top reviewer of HCL Domino writes "Stable with good security and great integration capabilities". On the other hand, the top reviewer of OutSystems writes "Helps with validation, offers good features, and is reliable". HCL Domino is most compared with HCL Notes, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Power Apps, Microsoft Exchange Online and Appian, whereas OutSystems is most compared with Microsoft Power Apps, Mendix, Appian, ServiceNow and Oracle Application Express (APEX). See our HCL Domino vs. OutSystems report.
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