Devise logo


Flexible authentication solution for Rails with Warden

What is Devise?

Devise is a flexible authentication solution for Rails based on Warden
Devise is a tool in the User Management and Authentication category of a tech stack.
Devise is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Devise's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Devise?

97 companies reportedly use Devise in their tech stacks, including StackShare, Accenture, and Pipefy.

180 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Devise.
Pros of Devise
Open Source
Support for neo4j database

Blog Posts

Devise's Features

  • Is Rack based
  • Is a complete MVC solution based on Rails engines
  • Allows you to have multiple models signed in at the same time
  • Is based on a modularity concept: use just what you really need.

Devise Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Devise?
Active Admin
Active Admin is a Ruby on Rails framework for creating elegant backends for website administration.
OmniAuth is a Ruby authentication framework aimed to abstract away the difficulties of working with various types of authentication providers. It is meant to be hooked up to just about any system, from social networks to enterprise systems to simple username and password authentication.
A set of unified APIs and tools that instantly enables Single Sign On and user management to all your applications.
It is an Open Source Identity and Access Management For Modern Applications and Services. It adds authentication to applications and secure services with minimum fuss. No need to deal with storing users or authenticating users. It's all available out of the box.
Amazon Cognito
You can create unique identities for your users through a number of public login providers (Amazon, Facebook, and Google) and also support unauthenticated guests. You can save app data locally on users’ devices allowing your applications to work even when the devices are offline.
See all alternatives

Devise's Followers
227 developers follow Devise to keep up with related blogs and decisions.