What is Metabase?
It is an easy way to generate charts and dashboards, ask simple ad hoc queries without using SQL, and see detailed information about rows in your Database. You can set it up in under 5 minutes, and then give yourself and others a place to ask simple questions and understand the data your application is generating.
Metabase is a tool in the Business Intelligence category of a tech stack.
Why developers like Metabase
Dashboard out of the box
Support for many dbs