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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 4.8K GitHub stars and 866 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Administrate's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Administrate?


35 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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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.
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.
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Administrate's Followers
49 developers follow Administrate to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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