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Feature Set Ratings

    Low-Code Development

    8.5

    Appian

    85%

    Appium

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    Appian ranks higher in 6/6 features

    Visual Modeling

    8.4
    84%
    71 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Drag-and-drop Interfaces

    8.5
    85%
    70 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Platform Security

    8.6
    86%
    69 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Platform User Management

    8.1
    81%
    70 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Reusability

    8.8
    88%
    73 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Platform Scalability

    8.6
    86%
    71 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Attribute Ratings

    • Appium is rated higher in 1 area: Likelihood to Recommend

    Likelihood to Recommend

    8.7

    Appian

    87%
    138 Ratings
    9.0

    Appium

    90%
    9 Ratings

    Likelihood to Renew

    9.0

    Appian

    90%
    19 Ratings

    Appium

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Usability

    8.6

    Appian

    86%
    96 Ratings

    Appium

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Support Rating

    8.1

    Appian

    81%
    174 Ratings

    Appium

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    In-Person Training

    9.0

    Appian

    90%
    1 Rating

    Appium

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Online Training

    6.0

    Appian

    60%
    2 Ratings

    Appium

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Implementation Rating

    1.6

    Appian

    16%
    9 Ratings

    Appium

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Likelihood to Recommend

    Appian

    Appian works great for automating manual processes and integrating multiple systems through its toolset. It gives great flexibility for establishing rules for approvals, routings, escalations, and the like. Because of the low code toolset, it's very easy to deploy and make changes as needed as processes evolve and as the organization learns to utilize the system better. Minimal maintenance is required to support the applications build on the platform. Some of the automated testing integration with tools like Jenkins is limited so that may be an issue for some.
    Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Appium

    1. It's open source which supports range of languages, operating systems and languages. Well suited for Android and IOS mobile automation. Supports all kinds of apps, which makes it flexible and robust mobile testing tool2. It is less appropriate where we need intercept network call to verify the API calls. Extensive coding experience is required to work Appium
    Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Pros

    Appian

    • Allows at a glance workflow documentation which assists in the need we have for information readiation.
    • Drag and drop interface for workflow development greatly speeds our apps time to market.
    • Using the advanced features of Appian, we are able to create working sites in a fraction of the time it would take to do so using "traditional" development.
    Richard Owens | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Appium

    • It uses WebDriver API so it makes it easy to use for former web test automation engineers.
    • It can be managed via the command line via an extensive set of parameters.
    • It handles implicit waits at the server side that is especially valuable in distributed infrastructure.
    Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Cons

    Appian

    • Search issues when type ahead and database search are used in the same field.
    • Buttons implementation where user is require[d] to click on the button description - if clicks on the button outside that text - button will not work.
    • Problems with using certain off-the-shelf performance tools like WebLoad or Neoload. That is because of different dynamic variables being used internally in Appian - which these tools are unable to correlate. We are still investigating using other tools like Jmeter to overcome dynamic correlation problem for performance testing.
    Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Appium

    • Element browser sometimes is unreliable and has sporadic fails.
    • Appium running is a bit slow, compared to tests written with Appium and with Espresso or XCTest.
    Javier Cardoso | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Pricing Details

    Appian

    General

    Free Trial
    Yes
    Free/Freemium Version
    Premium Consulting/Integration Services
    Yes
    Entry-level set up fee?
    No

    Starting Price

    $0

    Appian Editions & Modules

    Edition
    Free$0
    Standard60.002
    Flat FeeContact Sales3
    EnterpriseContact Sales4
    1. none
    2. per user per month
    3. one fixed price per app, unlimited users
    4. unlimited number of apps, priced by user
    Additional Pricing Details

    Appium

    General

    Free Trial
    Free/Freemium Version
    Premium Consulting/Integration Services
    Entry-level set up fee?
    No

    Starting Price

    Appium Editions & Modules

    Additional Pricing Details

    Likelihood to Renew

    Appian

    Appian 9.0
    Based on 19 answers
    We recently renewed our license with Appian. We are convinced that its flexibility, relative ease of use, the support they provide, there mobile advancements and their general willingness and desire to see us succeed all contributed to our reason to renew our agreement with Appian
    Michael Campbell, PMP,CSM | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Appium

    No score
    No answers yet
    No answers on this topic

    Usability

    Appian

    Appian 8.6
    Based on 96 answers
    Appian is a low code environment, because of this, a very good visual interface is required. Appian is providing a feature-rich dashboard [that] we can use for building the dashboards and other interfaces. Appian also provides patches and releases to enhance these features. A developer can start off development just by going through a basic course from the Appian learning community.
    Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Appium

    No score
    No answers yet
    No answers on this topic

    Support Rating

    Appian

    Appian 8.1
    Based on 174 answers
    Appian is one of the leading low code business automation platforms that support RPA, decision rules, case management, workflow automation, and machine learning all in a single bundle. But it is also harder to implement and replace the traditional business process.
    Nabin Poudel | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Appium

    No score
    No answers yet
    No answers on this topic

    In-Person Training

    Appian

    Appian 9.0
    Based on 1 answer
    As analyst I participated in a developer boot camp. At times it was hard to keep up but most of the time it made sense. Trainer took the time to explain and slowed pace down to answer questions etc.
    Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Appium

    No score
    No answers yet
    No answers on this topic

    Online Training

    Appian

    Appian 6.0
    Based on 2 answers
    Very boring; hard to get through quickly, but rather effective in demonstrating the use of the platform.
    Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Appium

    No score
    No answers yet
    No answers on this topic

    Implementation Rating

    Appian

    Appian 1.6
    Based on 9 answers
    It was really seamless. SaaS in the true definition of the word. We logged on and started using the product. Very easy.
    Peter Newnam | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Appium

    No score
    No answers yet
    No answers on this topic

    Alternatives Considered

    Appian

    Appian has enormously transformed and keeps on updating the product every quarter to meet the latest needs of the world with new innovations & technologies being integrated within the platform. What gives more pleasure than a product that keeps on continuous[ly] improv[ing]?
    Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Appium

    If you're an Apple developer, you use Xcode. It's practically a forced necessity. For system testing though, it doesn't have to be. You can have your development team focus on unit and integration tests in their platform and another team automate acceptance tests with a language they are more familiar with.
    Brian Smith | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Return on Investment

    Appian

    • I believe it has negatively impacted our release dates. There may have been a misunderstanding as to the learning curve, even though it is "low code."
    • The look and feel of the applications created using Appian have uniformity and it's easier to have "reuse" between applications.
    • There is less developer control when it comes to features. I think this mainly has to do with the amount of plugins available. I would think there should be many more available plugins. But again, our use case is probably different than most others.
    Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Appium

    • Appium is open source, so it's free. That's budget friendly right there.
    • The ability to write mobile automation tests has saved considerable time for our manual test team, but that is true with most automation tests.
    • We use Sauce Labs with our other automation, but Appium works great with Sauce Labs, as well, if I needed to run on emulators and simulators.
    Randall Kelley | TrustRadius Reviewer

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