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John Bratincevic

Senior Analyst

John's research focuses on citizen developers, low-code development platforms, and digital process automation.

Previous Work Experience

Prior to joining Forrester, John was co-founder and principal at Calabash, a Lean process consulting firm, where he used low-code development platforms to deliver transformational process improvement projects in over 20 industries and for some of the world’s largest companies. Before that, John was a program manager and solutions engineer for XPO Logistics, where he led projects for Fortune 500 clients applying best practices to the supply chain.

Education

John double-majored in music and business management and holds a BS from Elmhurst College.

John's research focuses on citizen developers, low-code development platforms, and digital process automation.

Previous Work Experience

Prior to joining Forrester, John was co-founder and principal at Calabash, a Lean process consulting firm, where he used low-code development platforms to deliver transformational process improvement projects in over 20 industries and for some of the world’s largest companies. Before that, John was a program manager and solutions engineer for XPO Logistics, where he led projects for Fortune 500 clients applying best practices to the supply chain.

Education

John double-majored in music and business management and holds a BS from Elmhurst College.

John Bratincevic's Most Recent Research

Research

The Forrester Wave™: Low-Code Development Platforms For Professional Developers, Q2 2021

The 14 Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up
May 11th, 2021 | John Bratincevic , Rob Koplowitz

In our 27-criterion evaluation of providers of low-code development platforms for professional developers, we identified the 14 most significant ones ...

21 min read
Research

Forget About Build Versus Buy; Your Choice Is Customize Or Compose

Reframe Build-Versus-Buy Choices For The Digital Era
April 6th, 2021 | Joe Cicman , John Bratincevic , John Rymer

When acquiring business software, AD&D pros still commonly frame their choices as build vs. buy, an outdated and inaccurate notion. Traditional build-vs.-buy...

14 min read
Research

Now Tech: General-Purpose Low-Code Development Platforms, Q1 2021

Forrester's Overview Of 42 General-Purpose Low-Code Development Platform Providers
March 9th, 2021 | John Bratincevic

General-purpose low-code development platforms allow application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals and their business partners to automate...

4 min read
Research

Don't Ignore Security In Low-Code Development

Low-Code Mitigates Some Security Risks — But "Citizen Developers" Bring New Challenges
December 23rd, 2020 | Sandy Carielli , John Bratincevic

The low-code movement can turn anyone into a developer, but it can't turn anyone into a security-aware developer. Low-code platforms abstract away some...

6 min read
Research

Prescriptive Low-Code: The New Quest To Marry The Best Of Packaged And Custom Apps

A Promising Approach To Obtain Custom Business Solutions
October 30th, 2020 | John Bratincevic , John Rymer

Prescriptive low-code platforms blend packaged application components and low-code development platforms to speed delivery of bespoke business apps. Low-code...

10 min read