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Appwrite

End to end backend server for frontend and mobile developers
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What is Appwrite?

Appwrite is an open-source backend server that provides you with all the required tools and APIs to build web, flutter and native apps faster. Appwrite comes with built-in console and lots of security features
Appwrite is a tool in the API Tools category of a tech stack.
Appwrite is an open source tool with 11.4K GitHub stars and 824 GitHub forks. Here鈥檚 a link to Appwrite's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Appwrite?

Companies
5 companies reportedly use Appwrite in their tech stacks, including Appwrite, OmniaWrite, and Careerpage.

Developers
15 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Appwrite.

Appwrite Integrations

JavaScript, Python, Node.js, React, and PHP are some of the popular tools that integrate with Appwrite. Here's a list of all 15 tools that integrate with Appwrite.
Pros of Appwrite
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Great UI
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100% open source
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Easy to setup
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End to end solution
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Consistency across platforms
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Easy to use
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Small learning curve
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Predictable REST API
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Accelerate app development
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Simplicity first attitude
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Lot of security features
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Built-in file encryption
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Auto SSL certificate generator
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Built-in file scanner
Decisions about Appwrite

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

Eldad Fux
Shared insights
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Building a serverless tool is cool, but we wanted developers to be able to integrate with Appwrite any way they want. Front or back, it's up to developers to know what architecture fits best for their project.

Being unopinionated and cross-platform is a massive part of our dev cycle, but the most important thing is that we really just want to empower developers.

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Eldad Fux
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Appwrite community member and Flutter enthusiastic, Damodar Lohani has just released the first episode of his Appwrite + Flutter tutorials series! The first episode covers how to setup Appwrite as your Flutter app open-source backend server and how to create your first database collection.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=teUUt4ZqIvI&t=7s

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Appwrite's Features

  • Fast and Secure
  • Manage Access control
  • File Previews
  • Image Manipulations
  • Authenticate, Confirm and Manage your Users
  • Multiple Signin Methods
  • Auto-Generated SSL
  • Built-in Files and Secrets Encryption
  • Built-in Anti-Virus scanner
  • Webhooks
  • Background Tasks
  • Open-Source
  • Self-Hosted
  • Privacy
  • Cross-Platform
  • Flutter Support
  • Audit Logging
  • Input Validation
  • Abuse Protection
  • HTTP\2 Support

Appwrite Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Appwrite?
Firebase
Firebase is a cloud service designed to power real-time, collaborative applications. Simply add the Firebase library to your application to gain access to a shared data structure; any changes you make to that data are automatically synchronized with the Firebase cloud and with other clients within milliseconds.
Parse
With Parse, you can add a scalable and powerful backend in minutes and launch a full-featured app in record time without ever worrying about server management. We offer push notifications, social integration, data storage, and the ability to add rich custom logic to your app鈥檚 backend with Cloud Code.
Postman
It is the only complete API development environment, used by nearly five million developers and more than 100,000 companies worldwide.
Amazon API Gateway
Amazon API Gateway handles all the tasks involved in accepting and processing up to hundreds of thousands of concurrent API calls, including traffic management, authorization and access control, monitoring, and API version management.
Insomnia REST Client
Insomnia is a powerful REST API Client with cookie management, environment variables, code generation, and authentication for Mac, Window, and Linux.
See all alternatives

Appwrite's Followers
66 developers follow Appwrite to keep up with related blogs and decisions.