Spreadsheet users will likely feel the platform’s limitations when compared to Excel.
Database builders will certainly wonder where the power of the database is hiding.
UI enthusiasts will at first be enticed by the palette of app components…only to find that using those components is far more complicated than they bargained for.
In short, Honeycode is lightweight, immature and sorely in need of polish.
The conclusion: for now, Amazon Honeycode will not change the market dynamics in low-code development platforms. In fact, the decision to release the product in its current state causes us to question Amazon’s understanding of this market and its direction.