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A fully-managed, cloud-based data and serverless compute service exposed through a GraphQL API.
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What is 8base?

A cloud service designed to power enterprise-grade web and mobile applications that require support for large numbers of users, complex data and transactional requirements, comprehensive role-based security and a modern look-and-feel.
8base is a tool in the Realtime Backend / API category of a tech stack.

Who uses 8base?


11 developers on StackShare have stated that they use 8base.

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Why developers like 8base?

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8base's Features

  • A simple but powerful data schema definition.
  • Fully redundant, secure and scalable relational database and file storage.
  • Built-in role-based security and user administration tools.
  • Native connectivity for Salesforce.com and other external data sources.
  • A serverless backend that supports event-driven logic written in Javascript and Typescript.
  • Over 30 authentication providers.
  • A GraphQL API with advanced filtering, pagination and full-text search capabilities.
  • In-document full-text search, optical character recognition and image recognition.
  • Support for React, Angular, Vue.js, Swift (iOS), Android and React Native.
  • UI scaffolding / UI generator.
  • Optional Boost UI Kit.

8base Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to 8base?
Firebase is a cloud service designed to power real-time, collaborative applications. Simply add the Firebase library to your application to gain access to a shared data structure; any changes you make to that data are automatically synchronized with the Firebase cloud and with other clients within milliseconds.
It enables real-time bidirectional event-based communication. It works on every platform, browser or device, focusing equally on reliability and speed.
Pusher is the category leader in delightful APIs for app developers building communication and collaboration features.
Google Cloud Pub/Sub
Cloud Pub/Sub is a fully-managed real-time messaging service that allows you to send and receive messages between independent applications. You can leverage Cloud Pub/Sub’s flexibility to decouple systems and components hosted on Google Cloud Platform or elsewhere on the Internet.
SignalR allows bi-directional communication between server and client. Servers can now push content to connected clients instantly as it becomes available. SignalR supports Web Sockets, and falls back to other compatible techniques for older browsers. SignalR includes APIs for connection management (for instance, connect and disconnect events), grouping connections, and authorization.
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8base's Followers
12 developers follow 8base to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
Roman Kagan
Mostafizur Rahman Khan
Glenn Morrison
Patrick McKeown
João Martins
Ryan Peer
Avinash Meru
Tarlan  Safai
Sweta Dharne
Albert Santalo