Rapid micro application development

What is rapid micro application development?

Rapid micro app development tools are emerging to address the need organizations have to quickly build small, task-specific applications that delivers highly targeted functionality. Like rapid mobile application development tools, they provide a drag-and-drop app builder that can be used by less technical staff, such as business analysts or process experts, so that more people can create micro apps. They offer compatibilities such as the ability to connect directly to back-end data, visual development tools to build an app interface and define workflows, and simple cross-platform support that leverage native features of a device.