Mendix was cited as a visionary leader at Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Low-Code Enterprise Application Platforms, at Magic Quadrant for Multiexperience Development. The company is meeting a groundswell of interest in low-code technology from businesses around the world that aim to accelerate the time-to-impact of digital solutions and transform software development from a cost center to a foundation. enterprise innovation. Ellison joined Mendix’s senior leadership team in its efforts to center Mendix at the center of the enterprise software stack.
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A native of Vincennes, Indianawith an MBA from Indiana University in BloomingtonEllison is based in Europe for the past fifteen years leading financial teams for American and European technology companies. “Coincidentally, my own career journey has led me to work for organizations that compete with Siemens in three different areas,” he said. “As a member of Mendix’s senior management team, I may be curious about that.”
Ellison joined Mendix directly from ServiceNow, where he spent four years Amsterdam as senior director of finance. Previously, Ellison has worked at other high -growth technology companies including Dassault Systemes, Hutchinson 3G, and Nortel.
Ellison’s experience will be invaluable as the next phase of Mendix’s journey unfolds. Its approach to ‘ecosystems solutions’ includes partnering with integrated software vendors (ISVs) and target industry verticals to leverage the Mendix Solutions Platform and Mendix Marketplace to expand new business lines and adaptive solutions.
According to Gartner analysts, 70% of new applications developed by organizations will use low-code or no-code technology by 2025. These findings, along with his SaaS experience, have sparked interest. by Ellison on low-code software development. “I see the complexity and challenges in changing the digital business. It’s a huge eye-opener for me,” Ellison said. “Mendix has positioned itself in the sweet spot where the future of enterprise software development plays out. Low-code is an equalizer. As someone who believes in unlocking potential for employees and customers for success, I’m excited join Mendix at such an important point in the company’s journey. ”
Ellison added, “In the past, digital transformation was within the domain of IT departments and every technological development created a massive backlog of digitalization projects. But with proper management, low code empowers everyone. employees who help drive business-critical software projects in line with larger IT-driven change projects.Additional capacity and business expertise opens up new sources of revenue and customer engagement in an accelerated speed.Market pressures are driving businesses to accelerate their digital innovation efforts.Mendix delivers collaboration, agility, speed, integration with emerging technology, and laser focus on employee requirements and customers that businesses need to succeed. ”
According to Mendix CEO Tim Srock“We are pleased to add Tom to our leadership team and believe he will be an integral part of the next phase of the journey to Mendix. We have outlined our strategy for the future, which includes building a comprehensive ecosystem that puts of Mendix at the center of enterprise application development. Tom’s experience with organizations going through this stage of growth will be an asset for our entire team. “
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In a digital-first world, customers want to be able to meet their every need, employees want better tools to do their jobs, and businesses know that massive digital transformation is the key to safety and success. . Mendix, a Siemens business, is fast becoming the engine of the enterprise digital landscape. Its industry-leading low-code platform and comprehensive ecosystem incorporates the most advanced technology to support solutions that strengthen engagement, streamline operations, and simplify IT logjams. Built on the pillars of abstraction, automation, cloud, and collaboration, Mendix dramatically increases developer productivity and empowers a legion of less technical, ‘citizen’ developers to create apps guided by their specific domain expertise, facilitated by Mendix’s engineered-in collaborative capabilities and intuitive visual interface. Recognized as a leader and visionary by industry-leading analysts, the platform is cloud-native, open, extensible, agile, and proven. From artificial intelligence and augmented reality to intelligent automation and native mobile, Mendix is the backbone of digital-first businesses. The Mendix enterprise low-code platform has been adopted by more than 4,000 leading companies in 46 countries.
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