IBM announces Citizen Developer Tool to build situational Apps: BlueMix RapidApps

At IBM Impact 2014 IBM announced BlueMix RapidApps Beta.

Check out the announcement and the description of RapidApps. There is also a new IBM developerWorks landing page for RapidApps.

“BlueMix RapidApps is a BlueMix runtime and service whose goal is to broaden the field of participants who can engage in application development by empowering the Business Developer. It is this pool of business developers that we want to tap in support of “80-20-10″ solutions:
– Solve 80% of the business application requirements,
– With 20% of the function with simple, intuitive, visual tools and app platforms,
– By 10X the number of developers developing the apps 10X faster”