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Low-Code Development


Low Code - Das Beste aus zwei Welten

1. Low-code – The best of both worlds

In the fast-paced digital age, the fast eat the slow. Effective and powerful solutions are required to make work more efficient and digital.

The perfect tool for this is low-code. It harmonizes speed and individuality – and can even meet high demands in the process. This whitepaper provides tangible tips and real-life use cases to demonstrate how your company can achieve this as well.

Get your company ready for the future with low-code and gain a decisive competitive advantage thanks to the new-found speed and efficiency!

  1. Digitalization: What needs to change
  2. Why low-code is the clever tool for digital processes
  3. How low-code builds bridges between developers and users
  4. Use cases: Three low-code success stories
  5. Five recommendations for a successful digital future
Seeing and utilizing digital transformation as an opportunity

2. Seeing and utilizing digital transformation as an opportunity

First the intranet, then smartphones, now Industry 4.0 – the economy is subject to a fundamental change: digital transformation.

This is most clearly shown by our extremely fast communication, but other areas are changing as well: Machines are working more and more autonomously, completely new markets are emerging online and therefore new business models as well.

This whitepaper presents examples of success and explains where SMEs stand and how your company can benefit from digital transformation.

  1. Digitale transformation – What is that?
  2. Status quo: How digital is the German economy?
  3. Get to grips with digitalization: 7 tips for companies
  4. Examples of success: What digitalization can look like

3. Digital transformation with low-code development

No company can hide from the challenges of digitalization.

More and more business processes need to be digitalized, and new business applications should simplify working and organize it more efficiently. But how can the growing demands of customers, employees and partners be met with justifiable outgoings?

Implementing a low-code development platform accelerates and simplifies the creation of business applications. This relieves the development and IT departments.

This whitepaper presents low-code development as an important tool for digital transformation and explains what you should consider when choosing an appropriate solution.

  1. Low-code development and the challenge of digitalization
  2. Why do we need low-code development now more than ever?
  3. What makes low-code development better?
  4. What should companies consider when choosing a solution?
  5. Do you need low-code development?
crisp Research - Low-Code Development

4. crisp RESEARCH Study: Low Code Development

How is low-code currently being used in the market and what are the areas of application?

The new Crisp Research Study, which was produced in cooperation with Intrexx, provides the answers to these questions. An empirical survey of 150 IT and business decision-makers was conducted to investigate to what extent the current trending topic has already taken root.

The use of a good digital solution can secure the economic and competitive survival of a company through greater efficiency or new sources of revenue.

The release and development frequency of new digital applications and platforms is steadily increasing. Speed, functionality, and design are the most important decision-making features as far as users are concerned. As a result, cutthroat competition is already here when it comes to digital assets.

What businesses need is a platform that enables them to create a valuable digital asset quickly and with an advanced set of features, a great user experience and as much development freedom as possible.

Thanks to low-code development platforms, this is no longer a problem.

Table of contents:

  • Why businesses need low-code platforms
  • The digital whirlwind reaches the application landscape
  • The price of good applications – development outsourcing vs insourcing?
  • Next chapter low-code – businesses initiate the development paradigm
  • Low-code development will be integrated deeply into the app development process
  • How do businesses want to use low-code development?
  • What is required for implementation?
  • Low-code becomes part of corporate DNA
  • Outlook and recommendations
  • Methodology, sampling, and study information


Social Intranet: No more productivity killers

1. Social Intranet: No more productivity killers

In this whitepaper, discover which benefits a social intranet can offer your company, what needs to be considered during the introduction and which functions a modern social intranet has to have today. Step-by-step, this whitepaper describes how to find the right social intranet for your company, how to prepare for the launch and get a clear project management on its feet. Furthermore, discover which connected measures you definitely shouldn’t ignore after the launch.

With a modern social intranet, provide your employees with framework they need to complete their tasks quickly and securely. This allows you to strengthen your employee satisfaction and employer branding incidentally. Get your hands on 24 pages of compact knowledge now!

  • Collaboration rethought
  • The 11-point plan for a successful launch
  • Study results: Internal communication and social intranet
  • Modern functions of a social intranet
  • Turn your social intranet into a digital workplace
Social Intranet - Teamwork makes the dream work (englisch)

2. Social Intranet – Teamwork makes the dream work

A social intranet has the goal of facilitating collaboration and knowledge exchange. The direct communication across hierarchies, processes and locations is simplified noticeably thanks to this. Social business encourages the creation of new ideas and innovations. Locational and time-based limitations are removed by implementing social software in the business context.

By creating dialog-oriented and target-oriented networks in the social intranet, companies can become more efficient and more capable to react and improve.

  • Good insights into the world of social intranets
  • Reveals the status quo of a social intranet
  • Overview of the most important functions
  • Tips for successful implementation


Today, the Social Intranet is one of the most important tools in the company to simplify and improve internal communication. And it awakens the joy of collaboration. A new study by the School for Communication and Management (SCM) and United Planet GmbH makes this clear.

More than 110 communication experts took part in the survey and show how internal communication is doing in their companies.

In addition to the results of the survey, this Social Intranet Study also includes trends, topics and tips on the introduction of a Social Intranet solution, as well as exciting technical articles and a 7-step plan to get your company off to a good start.

  • Study results on the topic of Social Intranet 2018
  • How your Social Intranet offers real added value
  • The 7-step plan to your Social Intranet Social Intranet Guidelines – First aid for community managers
  • Outlook: The future of work
  • Trend Monitor Internal Communications 2019
  • The Direct Link: Social Intranet as an instrument for management
  • Screenshots von Intrexx Share

1. Discover the Digital Workplace

Mobility, flexibility and networked collaboration play a central role in today’s working world. But how can companies manage to meet these challenges? The digital workplace is the solution! Discover why it is becoming increasingly important for companies and their employees.

  1. The classic office vs. the digital workplace
  2. Collaboration as a success factor
  3. The importance of a digital workplace
  4. Steps towards a digital workplace

2. The Digital Workplace in 7 steps

The Digital Workplace is a central working environment where employees can find all of the information and processes they need to work successfully. Data from diverse software systems can be integrated problem-free. Employees can work more agilely and are more satisfied in their work, regardless of whether they are in the office, working from home or travelling on business. The multifaceted possibilities, which the digital workplace provides, go way beyond what the usual intranet systems have to offer.

  1. Back end – The basic framework for the digital workplace
  2. Front end – Simple integration of data and processes and their central provision
  3. Service orchestration – Development of individual processes and connection to integrated systems
  4. Personal dashboard – All the applications and information needed to work in one place
  5. Social collaboration features – Teamwork makes the dream work
  6. Simple and secure access from wherever you are
  7. Extranet – Link to customers, partners and suppliers

3. The Digital Workplace in practice

Office workers spend a lot of valuable time everyday searching for information. But how does a company manage to provide their employees with all the information and processes they need to work successfully? And how can they share their knowledge and provide reciprocal support?

In this whitepaper, discover how you can implement a digital workplace with a real-life practical example. This has a positive impact not only on your everyday procedures but also on the satisfaction of your employees.

  1. The importance of modern IT
  2. The idea behind the digital workplace
  3. The digital workplace with successful real-life examples
  4. The benefits of a digital workplace at a glance
Kick-start your digital transformation

5. Kick-start your digital transformation

Digitalization affects us all. It is changing products, companies and our society. And your company won’t be spared either. The right approach to the digital world is increasingly becoming the deciding factor in a company’s competing power.

This whitepaper shows you how you can protect the future viability of your company with the digital workplace.

  1. Digital transformation: importance and impediments
  2. How should you specifically approach this topic?
  3. Where to start and how to take people with you?
  4. The digital workplace as a basis for digitalization
  5. Kick-start: How to save valuable time

1. From the intranet to the digital workplace

In this whitepaper, you will discover which benefits a modern digital workplace has to offer in comparison to a classic intranet. This whitepaper has two goals: To answer the question as to why you can’t ignore the digitalization, and to demonstrate the solution to the chaos of digital processes and applications – the digital workplace. What is the Digital Workplace? How does it work? And most importantly, how does my business benefit from it?

  1. The chaos is crying out for order
  2. Social media breathes new life into the intranet
  3. Goodbye intranet, hello digital workplace!
  4. The digital workplace is the most important IT topic
  5. Which components are found in the digital workplace?
  6. The right tool for your digital workplace
  7. Summary: Why the digital workplace is worth it
  8. Your benefits with the digital workplace

2. How to create (more than) an intranet

This whitepaper takes you from the intranet selection process, via the structure and features, and through to the return on investment. Discover how to win acceptance for the intranet and also how to integrate data from other systems. A checklist helps you to simplify your planning.

  1. Backend – How do I create an intranet?
  2. Frontend – What are the most important features of an intranet?
  3. Service orchestration – How do I configure my intranet?
  4. Extranet – How do I convince my employees?



1. Next-level extranet – Cleverer communication thanks to data integration

When it comes to communicating with external stakeholders, many companies still have room for improvement. An extranet enables you to tackle this issue and provide your customers and partners, as well as your own employees, with a state-of-the-art, efficient platform for collaboration. As a result, you save time and especially money.

Get even more out of your extranet with data integration: Connect existing systems to your extranet and consolidate everything you need on one platform. This makes work easier for everyone involved and opens up completely new possibilities for you to become more digital and more efficient. Find out how this works and whether it is worthwhile for your company in this whitepaper.

The contents at a glance

  • Why you should have an extranet
  • How to build a strong extranet quickly and easily
  • How data integration works
  • When data integration is worthwhile
  • Real-life examples
A bridge to the future The 10-point plan a successful B2B portal

2. A bridge to the future – The 10-point plan a successful B2B portal

Today, customers and partners expect that companies handle their processes efficiently and digitally. The answer to these demands is an effective B2B portal. Deployed properly, it can create a decisive competitive edge by consolidating communication and making processes more efficient.

This whitepaper sets out a 10-point plan for creating an individual extranet. With the strategy, you B2B portal can become a decisive competitive advantage and guarantee a successful digital future.

The contents at a glance

  • How digitalization is changing collaboration
  • What really matters in a B2B portal
  • How to make your extranet a success
  • Real-life examples

3. Smells like team spirit – Digitalization as a requirement for modern teamwork

Companies have to digitalize. Everybody knows this but still the process often only goes at a snail’s pace, even though digitalization has so many benefits to offer. Whether they are working with an intranet, B2B portal or social software, employees want to communicate with their colleagues, customers and partners quickly and easily – even cross-location. It has to be uncomplicated and accessible by all.
Digitalization helps you create a basis for modern teamwork in your company.

  1. Understanding digital transformation as an opportunity
  2. Not just inwardly: Digital communication is also setting the tone outwardly
  3. The right platform for integrating business partners
  4. In a nutshell: Your benefits with digital teamwork
B2B portals as a catalyst for growth

4. B2B portals as a catalyst for growth

Information exchange, effective processes, and teamwork are becoming increasingly important for success in business. On the one hand the need to coordinate with business partners in the B2B environment is increasing all the time, and on the other hand technical developments are simplifying cross-company collaboration. This provides companies with opportunities to connect with customers and improve customer satisfaction.

  1. What exactly are extranets and B2B portals?
  2. … and why do I need it?
  3. Just for large enterprises? B2B portal for SMEs
  4. How do we approach it?
Extranets and B2B portals - Tips from experience

5. Extranets and B2B portals – Tips from experience

In times of greater connectivity, smooth information exchange is becoming increasingly important. And this doesn’t stop at the company gate: The cross-company collaboration is also being influenced by the technical developments.

B2B portals and extranets enable companies to exchange information with business partners in a standardized and smooth manner.

  1. Application fields and basis of B2B portals
  2. Tips and tricks from experience
  3. Requirements
  4. Your benefits with extranets and B2B portals

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