Rails framework for creating flexible admin dashboards, by thoughtbot

What is Administrate?

Administrate is heavily inspired by projects like Rails Admin and ActiveAdmin, but aims to provide a better user experience for site admins, and to be easier for developers to customize.

Administrate is a tool in the Database Tools category of a tech stack.

Administrate is an open source tool with 4.38K Github Stars and 767 Github Forks. Here’s a link to Administrate's open source repository on Github

Who Uses Administrate?

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Administrate's Features

  • No DSLs (domain-specific languages)
  • Support the simplest use cases, and let the user override defaults with standard tools such as plain Rails controllers and views.
  • Break up the library into core components and plugins, so each component stays small and easy to maintain.

Administrate's alternatives

  • Sequel Pro - MySQL database management for Mac OS X
  • PostGIS - Open source spatial database
  • Open PostgreSQL Monitoring - Oversee and Manage Your PostgreSQL Servers
  • Flyway - Database Migrations Made Easy
  • Liquibase - Source control for your database

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