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Propel ORM

A free and open-source object-relational mapping toolkit
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What is Propel ORM?

It is an open-source Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) for SQL-Databases in PHP 5.5. It allows you to access your database using a set of objects, providing a simple API for storing and retrieving data.
Propel ORM is a tool in the Microframeworks (Backend) category of a tech stack.
Propel ORM is an open source tool with 1.1K GitHub stars and 317 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Propel ORM's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Propel ORM?

4 companies reportedly use Propel ORM in their tech stacks, including We Are Builders,, and Platform.


Propel ORM Integrations

PHP, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite, and Oracle are some of the popular tools that integrate with Propel ORM. Here's a list of all 6 tools that integrate with Propel ORM.

Why developers like Propel ORM?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Propel ORM
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Propel ORM's Features

  • Highly customizable and blazing fast
  • ORM library for PHP 5.5+
  • Supports schema migration for MySQL, SQLite and PostgreSQL
  • For existing database structures we support reverse enginering of your current database schema
  • generates all of your getter and setter as well as filter, relation methods and much more for you

Propel ORM Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Propel ORM?
Express is a minimal and flexible node.js web application framework, providing a robust set of features for building single and multi-page, and hybrid web applications.
Flask is intended for getting started very quickly and was developed with best intentions in mind.
Django REST framework
It is a powerful and flexible toolkit that makes it easy to build Web APIs.
Hibernate is a suite of open source projects around domain models. The flagship project is Hibernate ORM, the Object Relational Mapper.
Sinatra is a DSL for quickly creating web applications in Ruby with minimal effort.
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Propel ORM's Followers
2 developers follow Propel ORM to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
John Alton
Miguel Angel Graña