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Active Admin vs Sequel Pro: What are the differences?

Developers describe Active Admin as "The administration framework for Ruby on Rails applications". Active Admin is a Ruby on Rails framework for creating elegant backends for website administration. On the other hand, Sequel Pro is detailed as "MySQL database management for Mac OS X". Sequel Pro is a fast, easy-to-use Mac database management application for working with MySQL databases.

Active Admin and Sequel Pro belong to "Database Tools" category of the tech stack.

Some of the features offered by Active Admin are:

  • Global Navigation
  • Scopes
  • Index Styles

On the other hand, Sequel Pro provides the following key features:

  • Quickly filter and paginate table content
  • Fast, threaded UI
  • Document based connections — Save your connection and share it

"Customizable" is the top reason why over 6 developers like Active Admin, while over 21 developers mention "Free" as the leading cause for choosing Sequel Pro.

Active Admin and Sequel Pro are both open source tools. Active Admin with 8.51K GitHub stars and 3.01K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Sequel Pro with 6.73K GitHub stars and 591 GitHub forks.

According to the StackShare community, Sequel Pro has a broader approval, being mentioned in 46 company stacks & 23 developers stacks; compared to Active Admin, which is listed in 9 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.

What is Active Admin?

Active Admin is a Ruby on Rails framework for creating elegant backends for website administration.

What is Sequel Pro?

Sequel Pro is a fast, easy-to-use Mac database management application for working with MySQL databases.
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