"The security is the most valuable feature, in particular, the way I can give different access to different areas to different people, so you can really fine-tune access for different users."
"If you want something that you can use for cellphones, multiple tablets, and things like that, you can use PowerApps for the front end. It gathers all the information, and the information goes somewhere else."
"It's very easy to build an app using this solution."
"I have found the technical support to be helpful."
"The solution allows you to use data to create excellent UI and quickly deliver an app. It speeds up production time."
"The solution is stable and reliable."
"It uses a lot of AI, which is helpful, especially during the setup process."
"The solution works great and is stable."
"We get feedback on a real-time basis, which is actually very useful for us."
"The user interface for the systems that you build can use some improvement because as it is now, you have to do a lot of HTML and CSS to make it look modern."
"The user interface is pretty good, although it is a little bit clunky and can be improved."
"As far as dealing with SharePoint, it'll allow you to ha manage up to 2000 rows, however, performance-wise, they're recommending that you just keep it at the default of 500 rows."
"We'd like to see more integration capabilities in the future."
"Microsoft PowerApps is not intended for customizing what's generated in a major way."
"You can't add too many filters onto anything you build, otherwise, it will be very slow and it will affect your performance."
"PowerApps is still a bit new compared to a slightly more mature product such as OutSystems."
"Most of my training for what I do has been by watching or learning in the community. There needs to be better training on either one of these."
"We're not in production yet, so we're still working through some issues."
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Knack helps non-programmers easily build beautiful, data-driven web apps. Data can be imported from spreadsheets and converted to an online database. Tools like search, forms, and tables are used to build web apps that work with the data. Apps can be published to any site and adapt to the surrounding design. Multiple versions can be published to different sites and for different audiences. Developers can extend these apps with a RESTful API, custom CSS, and JS event handlers.
PowerApps enables a broad range of app scenarios to be created that infuse digital transformation into manual and outdated processes. Use both canvas and model-driven apps to build PowerApps that solve business problems for task and role-specific scenarios like inspections, field sales enablement, prospect to cash, and integrated marketing views.
Knack is ranked 15th in Rapid Application Development Software with 1 review while Microsoft PowerApps is ranked 2nd in Rapid Application Development Software with 45 reviews. Knack is rated 9.0, while Microsoft PowerApps is rated 7.8. The top reviewer of Knack writes "Flexible and granular security options, good filtering, and the pricing model is cost-effective". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft PowerApps writes "Low-code, low learning curve, and reduces manpower". Knack is most compared with Microsoft Azure, Caspio, AppSheet, Zoho Creator and Mendix, whereas Microsoft PowerApps is most compared with Mendix, Oracle Application Express (APEX), ServiceNow, Microsoft Azure App Service and OutSystems.
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