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IT Department Manager at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
Top 5
Functional and easy install but licensing structure confusing
Pros and Cons
  • "We were impressed with the functionality of the solution."
  • "The pricing structure needs to be improved, the current information is confusing."

What is our primary use case?

We are currently piloting the solution, we are checking it with our workflow.

What is most valuable?

We were impressed with the functionality of the solution.

What needs improvement?

The pricing structure needs to be improved, the current information is confusing.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using the solution for a few months.

How was the initial setup?

The install is not a problem at all, it did not take very much time.

What about the implementation team?

We did the deployment and we have a few employees for maintenance. 

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The pricing is too expensive and the licensing system is complicated. There are many pages of instruction on how to do the calculations for the price.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We are considering other products at this time because of the cost.

What other advice do I have?

We have just started using the product, it is unclear if we will continue to use it after taking into account the unclear pricing structure.

I rate Microsoft PowerApps a seven out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

Public Cloud
Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
IT Operations Section Head at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
Top 5
Generates reports quickly and is stable and scalable

What is our primary use case?

We migrated all the applications to the PowerApps Server and are sending some to other users.

What is most valuable?

Generating reports is very fast with Microsoft PowerApps. It's stable and scalable as well. Also, the technical support is good.

What needs improvement?

The price could be lower.

For how long have I used the solution?

We've been using it since last year.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Microsoft PowerApps is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

It is scalable.

How are customer service and technical support?

I am satisfied with the technical support for Microsoft PowerApps.

How was the initial setup?

The installation was very easy because it's already in the cloud. It…

What is our primary use case?

We migrated all the applications to the PowerApps Server and are sending some to other users.

What is most valuable?

Generating reports is very fast with Microsoft PowerApps. It's stable and scalable as well.

Also, the technical support is good.

What needs improvement?

The price could be lower.

For how long have I used the solution?

We've been using it since last year.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Microsoft PowerApps is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

It is scalable.

How are customer service and technical support?

I am satisfied with the technical support for Microsoft PowerApps.

How was the initial setup?

The installation was very easy because it's already in the cloud. It took about 20 minutes to install PowerApps.

What about the implementation team?

You can install Microsoft PowerApps by yourself.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The cost for licensing could be lower.

What other advice do I have?

I rate this solution at nine on a scale from one to ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

Public Cloud
Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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RahimKhowaja
Chief Information Technology Officer at BMC Solutions
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
Stable, scalable and easy to use and map

What is our primary use case?

We use the solution for making forms for Office 365.

What is most valuable?

The solution is easy to use and map.

What needs improvement?

The solution should have more integration with other platforms.  The licensing price could be better. 

For how long have I used the solution?

We have been using Microsoft PowerApps for five to ten years. 

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is definitely stable. 

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

For sure, the solution is scalable. 

How was the initial setup?

As the solution is deployed on-cloud, there is no need for installation. 

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The price for the license could be more…

What is our primary use case?

We use the solution for making forms for Office 365.

What is most valuable?

The solution is easy to use and map.

What needs improvement?

The solution should have more integration with other platforms. 

The licensing price could be better. 

For how long have I used the solution?

We have been using Microsoft PowerApps for five to ten years. 

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is definitely stable. 

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

For sure, the solution is scalable. 

How was the initial setup?

As the solution is deployed on-cloud, there is no need for installation. 

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The price for the license could be more cost-effective. 

Customers have the option of monthly and yearly subscriptions. 

What other advice do I have?

The solution is deployed both on-premises and in the cloud. 

I would recommend the solution to others. 

We deal with around 15 customers. 

I rate Microsoft PowerApps as an eight out of ten. 

Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: Partner
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Group Head of IT at a marketing services firm with 201-500 employees
Real User
Scalable and stable with good usability

What is most valuable?

The usability, in terms of low-code applications, is a feature we have found most valuable. We just do development and then distribution.

What needs improvement?

Improvements to the capturing of geographic locations and integration with maps would raise my score of the product from seven point five to its maximum of ten.

For how long have I used the solution?

We have been using Microsoft PowerApps for around two years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

So far, the product has shown stability.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

The product is scalable.

What other advice do I have?

I am making use of the product in my own company. I would rate it an eight out of ten. 

What is most valuable?

The usability, in terms of low-code applications, is a feature we have found most valuable. We just do development and then distribution.

What needs improvement?

Improvements to the capturing of geographic locations and integration with maps would raise my score of the product from seven point five to its maximum of ten.

For how long have I used the solution?

We have been using Microsoft PowerApps for around two years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

So far, the product has shown stability.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

The product is scalable.

What other advice do I have?

I am making use of the product in my own company.

I would rate it an eight out of ten. 

Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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