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An easy-to-use, flexible and scalable backend based on Parse Platform
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What is Back4App?

It allows developers to create apps faster building the backend with no code, host with no infrastructure hassles and scale with no technical locks.
Back4App is a tool in the Realtime Backend / API category of a tech stack.
Back4App is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Back4App's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Back4App?



Back4App Integrations

JavaScript, GraphQL, Swift, Objective-C, and Xamarin are some of the popular tools that integrate with Back4App. Here's a list of all 6 tools that integrate with Back4App.

Back4App's Features

  • Cloud functions
  • Push notifications
  • User management
  • Backup routines

Back4App Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Back4App?
Heroku is a cloud application platform – a new way of building and deploying web apps. Heroku lets app developers spend 100% of their time on their application code, not managing servers, deployment, ongoing operations, or scaling.
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.
It enables real-time bidirectional event-based communication. It works on every platform, browser or device, focusing equally on reliability and speed.
Pusher is the category leader in delightful APIs for app developers building communication and collaboration features.
Google Cloud Pub/Sub
Cloud Pub/Sub is a fully-managed real-time messaging service that allows you to send and receive messages between independent applications. You can leverage Cloud Pub/Sub’s flexibility to decouple systems and components hosted on Google Cloud Platform or elsewhere on the Internet.
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