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A Rails engine that provides an easy-to-use interface for managing your data
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What is RailsAdmin?

RailsAdmin is a Rails engine that provides an easy-to-use interface for managing your data.
RailsAdmin is a tool in the Database Tools category of a tech stack.
RailsAdmin is an open source tool with 7.3K GitHub stars and 2.1K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to RailsAdmin's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses RailsAdmin?

6 companies reportedly use RailsAdmin in their tech stacks, including StackShare, Web Site - MovieLaLa.com, and Stessa.

20 developers on StackShare have stated that they use RailsAdmin.

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Why developers like RailsAdmin?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use RailsAdmin
Public Decisions about RailsAdmin

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

Yonas Beshawred
Yonas Beshawred
CEO at StackShare · | 0 upvotes · 1.6K views
Shared insights

So we started out with a service called Adminium, it was really useful. But when we hit the table limit, we realized we were paying for something we could easily get for free. My friend Cyrus suggested RailsAdmin, so we made the switch. I like RailsAdmin because almost everything works without any configuration. It’s basically a UI for your PG db. We use it to debug issues and update content. RailsAdmin

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RailsAdmin's Features

  • CRUD any data with ease
  • Custom actions
  • Automatic form validation
  • Search and filtering
  • Export data to CSV/JSON/XML
  • Authentication (via Devise or other)
  • Authorization (via Cancan)
  • User action history (via PaperTrail)
  • Supported ORMs: ActiveRecord, Mongoid

RailsAdmin Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to RailsAdmin?
Active Admin
Active Admin is a Ruby on Rails framework for creating elegant backends for website administration.
It is a modern database query and access library for Scala. It allows you to work with stored data almost as if you were using Scala collections while at the same time giving you full control over when a database access happens and which data is transferred.
Sequel Pro
Sequel Pro is a fast, easy-to-use Mac database management application for working with MySQL databases.
PostGIS is a spatial database extender for PostgreSQL object-relational database. It adds support for geographic objects allowing location queries to be run in SQL.
Spring Data
It makes it easy to use data access technologies, relational and non-relational databases, map-reduce frameworks, and cloud-based data services. This is an umbrella project which contains many subprojects that are specific to a given database.
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RailsAdmin's Followers
30 developers follow RailsAdmin to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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