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The administration framework for Ruby on Rails applications

What is Active Admin?

Active Admin is a Ruby on Rails framework for creating elegant backends for website administration.
Active Admin is a tool in the Database Tools category of a tech stack.
Active Admin is an open source tool with 8.5K GitHub stars and 3K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Active Admin's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Active Admin?

11 companies reportedly use Active Admin in their tech stacks, including GoRails, Adtena, and StellaService.

27 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Active Admin.

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Why developers like Active Admin?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Active Admin
Active Admin Reviews

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Active Admin in their tech stack.

Hunt Norment
Hunt Norment
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5 years of experience using Active Admin for creating customer-specific content management systems (CMSs). Active Admin

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Active Admin's Features

  • Global Navigation
  • Scopes
  • Index Styles
  • API & Downloads
  • User Authentication
  • Action Items
  • Filters
  • Sidebar Sections

Active Admin Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Active Admin?
Sequel Pro
Sequel Pro is a fast, easy-to-use Mac database management application for working with MySQL databases.
PostGIS is a spatial database extender for PostgreSQL object-relational database. It adds support for geographic objects allowing location queries to be run in SQL.
Open PostgreSQL Monitoring
Open PostgreSQL Monitoring is a free software designed to help you manage your PostgreSQL servers.
Easy to setup, simple to master. Flyway lets you regain control of your database migrations with pleasure and plain sql. Solves only one problem and solves it well. Flyway migrates your database, so you don't have to worry about it anymore.
Developers store database changes in text-based files on their local development machines and apply them to their local databases. Changelog files can be be arbitrarily nested for better management.
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Active Admin's Stats

Active Admin's Followers
31 developers follow Active Admin to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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