Quickbase, Inc., provides a low code application development program called Quickbase. Headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the company was stripped of Intuit in March 2016. In January 2019, private equity firm Vista Partners announced the purchase of a majority stake in Quickbase of Wells, Carson, Anderson & Stowe for $1 billion. Quickbase is used by more than 6,000 customers, including half fortune 100, across a variety of industries and employment situations, including operations and project management, asset tracking and system, customer management and contracts, time and expenses, sales and human resources applications. Competitors include Abyan, Oracle APEX, Microsoft PowerApps, Mendex, and OutSystems. Quickbase is a low-code platform that allows non-technical developers to build, customize and connect scalable and secure cloud applications to set unique business challenges without compromising IT governance and control. The platform handles a wide range of business usage situations through its customizable application platform, which includes workflows and automation of processes, forms, charts, and personal reports driven by customizable business logic.