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Rails framework for creating flexible admin dashboards, by thoughtbot
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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 5.4K GitHub stars and 1K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Administrate's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Administrate?


44 developers on StackShare have stated that they use 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 Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Administrate?
Active Admin
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Spring Data
It makes it easy to use data access technologies, relational and non-relational databases, map-reduce frameworks, and cloud-based data services. This is an umbrella project which contains many subprojects that are specific to a given database.
A cross-platform IDE that is aimed at DBAs and developers working with SQL databases.
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio
It is an integrated environment for managing any SQL infrastructure, from SQL Server to Azure SQL Database. It provides tools to configure, monitor, and administer instances of SQL Server and databases. Use it to deploy, monitor, and upgrade the data-tier components used by your applications, as well as build queries and scripts.
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