What is ent?
It is a simple, yet powerful entity framework for Go, that makes it easy to build and maintain applications with large data-models.
ent is a tool in the Object Relational Mapper (ORM) category of a tech stack.
ent is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to ent's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses ent?
6 companies reportedly use ent in their tech stacks, including yaesu, Ariga, and Production Rework.
95 developers on StackShare have stated that they use ent.
MySQL, PostgreSQL, GraphQL, Golang, and SQLite are some of the popular tools that integrate with ent. Here's a list of all 6 tools that integrate with ent.
- Easily model database schema as a graph structure
- Define schema as a programmatic Go code
- Static typing based on code generation
- Database queries and graph traversals are easy to write
- Simple to extend and customize using Go templates
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