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Build custom operations software in minutes

With Budibase, it’s easy to build operations software to cut costs, increase productivity, and reduce admin workloads. Create custom tools to manage complex workflows, with our innovative low-code platform. With Budibase, you can build everything from scheduling tools to resource planning and service management apps, in as little as five minutes. .

"Those same apps, with Budibase, are now here in less than an hour. Colleagues were stunned by the data import functionality, seeing a spreadsheet turn into a web app in minutes was the cherry on top."

Davide Lenzarini, IT manager

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Budibase for operations teams

Budibase gives operations teams the power to create fully customized digital operations workflows. Our low-code platform is the ideal way to create fully functional and deployable solutions for operations teams.

Cut operating costs

Budibase is built for efficiency. Eliminate manual admin tasks with a range of custom automations and third-party integrations.

Streamline processes

Create custom tools around your existing processes. Budibase is the fast, cost-effective solution for digitalizing operations workflows.

Maximize oversight

Use Budibase to oversee even the most complex business processes. We offer advanced data visualization, searchability, and dynamic filtering across all app data.

Maintain security

Budibase is the smart choice for security. Use custom RBAC and optional-self hosting for full control over how users interact with internal or customer data.

Custom tools for effective operations teams

Our low-code platform offers unrivaled functionality, with fast and intuitive developer experiences. With Budibase, you can build operations software with unparalleled customization, functionality, and developer experiences.

Custom solutions

Build fully custom operations software, in as little as five minutes.

Responsive design

Budibase tools work perfectly on desktop and mobile devices.

Self-hosting & cloud deployment

Choose self-hosting or our Budibase Cloud platform.

Public & private screens

Grant permissions to users, based on seniority, job title, location, and more.

Security and access control

Budibase is the smart choice for creating secure operations systems. With optional self-hosting, our platform offers the flexibility to implement the exact security standards your business needs. We offer fully customizable role-based access control. Take control over how different classes of users access and interact with your operations tools, for maximum security.

Design and UIs

We offer a suite of intuitive low-code design tools. Use our simple builder interface to add, remove, rearrange, resize, and style different design elements. Add branding and build intuitive navigation in just a few clicks. Budibase components are also fully responsive and tested for key accessibility standards. We even provide a built-in CSS editor for each component, as well as menus for creating custom conditionality rules.

Self-hosting or cloud-based deployments

Choose self-hosting or our Budibase Cloud platform for your operations tools. Budibase gives you total control over how you host and deploy your apps. Create web applications or internal tools in one intuitive platform. Deploy Budibase tools to your own infrastructure using Kubernetes, Docker, Docker Compose, Digital Ocean, and more.

Business process automation

Budibase is built to automate business processes. Use any in-app action to trigger our wide range of built-in automations. We’ve also provided a JavaScript editor to build advanced custom automations. Use our range of integrations to trigger external app automations. With Budibase, it’s easy to build highly automated operations workflows. Automate approvals, work orders, delegation, process management, and more, at the press of a button.

External database support

Connect your operations software to a range of existing datasets. With Budibase, you have complete flexibility to call, query, and manipulate a range of external databases. Use MySQL, MSSQL, Postgresql, CouchDB, Airtable, MongoDB, REST API, and more to connect to existing data. We’ve also provided a proprietary database, with support for direct CSV uploads.

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4 steps to more efficient operations management

Budibase is the smart way to build operations software. With our intuitive low-code platform, you can build feature-packed, deployable apps in minutes.

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Connect your data

Budibase supports a wide range of external data sources.

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Create UIs

Use our low-code builder to create incredible user experiences.

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Digitize workflows

With Budibase, it’s easy to make custom operations tools that match your business processes.

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Deploy and scale

Choose how to host your Budibase tools. Scale your operations software as your needs change.

Create streamlined operations with Budibase

Our open-source, low-code platform offers fast developments, without compromising on functionality. In minutes, you can easily create totally bespoke tools for managing business processes and operations.

Multi-screen apps

Create beautiful, multi-screen operations apps.

RBAC

Use permissions to control what information users have access to.

Conditionality

Set conditions to display different design elements.

Responsive apps

Create operations systems that work seamlessly across all devices.

Customize design

Choose from a number of beautiful and fully customizable themes.

Email integration

Add your SMTP credentials and trigger automated emails.

Accessibility

Budibase tools are fully accessibility tested.

Free SSO

SSO is free for Budibase users.

Deploy your apps

Deploy your apps via Kubernetes, Docker, Digital Ocean. Or choose the Budibase Cloud and let Budibase manage everything for you.

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Budibase Cloud

Host with Budibase and let us manage everything for you - easiest and quickest way.

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Docker

Deploy Budibase to your own infrastructure using Docker and Docker Compose.

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Kubernetes

Use the Budibase helm chart to deploy Budibase directly into your Kubernetes cluster.

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Digital Ocean

The simplest and quickest way to self-host Budibase on your own infrastructure - 1 click install.

Free operations software templates

We’ve built several free, deployable app templates to solve the most common challenges for operations teams. Use our templates to get started with Budibase, and build your perfect tools in minutes.

FAQs

Here’s everything that operations teams need to know about transforming workflows with Budibase.

What is operations software?

Operations software is used to plan, manage, streamline, and coordinate different kinds of business workflows. This might mean the daily tasks of individual team members, departmental processes, or the business as a whole. These days, almost every department and business vertical includes an operations management function. Digitalization aims to reduce costs, minimize risk, cut admin time, improve oversight, and deliver more effective workflows.

Why build a custom solution?

Many businesses use off-the-shelf tools for managing operations. These often lack specific features, carry excessive costs, or make it difficult to properly map internal workflows. Custom tools are used to fill gaps in off-the-shelf solutions or replace them entirely. Every business is unique. This means that the most effective operations tools vary from business to business.

How do I deploy Budibase tools?

We empower our users to choose the hosting and deployment options which best fit their needs. Deploy Budibase tools to your own infrastructure, or use our cloud-based hosting platform. Self-host your operations software using Kubernetes, Docker, and Digital Ocean.

Is Budibase secure?

Enterprises, international organizations, and security-conscious businesses around the world choose Budibase to keep their data safe. Use custom RBAC and self-hosting to take control over who accesses your app’s screens, features, and data. We also offer free SSO across all of your Budibase apps, and support for authentication tools, including OAuth and OpenID.

What kind of tools can I build with Budibase?

Build everything from inventory management apps, to maintenance management software, goal trackers, project quotation tools, and more. Budibase is the fast, easy way to build CRUD applications for managing a huge range of business processes. We offer extensive external data support, autogenerated screens, custom automation, and a huge variety of professional app components, perfect for a wide range of operations solutions.

How fast can I build Budibase tools?

Developers choose Budibase for maximum efficiency and minimal lead times. Say goodbye to repetitive, time-consuming, and expensive custom builds. Use Budibase to build deployable operations software, in minutes, not months To get started quickly, check out our range of free, fully customizable app templates today.

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