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Appsmith vs Backand: What are the differences?

Appsmith: Open source alternative to Retool. It is an open source framework to build internal tools. The low code project comes with UI widgets like tables, charts, forms, map viewer, and more. Easily connect to REST APIs, Postgres, Mongo, and MySQL. Invite users and allow login with Google accounts; Backand: Backend-as-a-Service for AngularJS and Ionic. Backand is a powerful backend-as-a-service for AngularJS that provides out-of-the-box social login, push notifications, Ionic integration and much more.

Appsmith and Backand can be categorized as "Low Code Platforms" tools.

Some of the features offered by Appsmith are:

  • Deploy Appsmith on your servers in 5 minutes
  • Drag & drop, resize and style widgets without HTML / CSS
  • Query & update your database directly from the UI. Connect to PostgreSQL, MongoDB, MySQL, REST & GraphQL APIs

On the other hand, Backand provides the following key features:

  • Data Storage: Work with JSON models, complex as you like, and let Backand add or edit the data for you.
  • REST API for any Database: Backand automatically generates a REST API for any database, including MySQL, PostgreSQL and MS SQL Server.
  • Advanced Data Models: Backand lets you create sophisticated data models with a single click, including parent-child relationships, many-to-many.
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    What is Appsmith?

    Open source framework to build internal apps. The low code project comes with UI widgets like tables, charts, forms, map viewer, and more. Easily connect to REST APIs, Postgres, Mongo, MySQL++. Invite users and allow login with Google

    What is Backand?

    Backand is a powerful backend-as-a-service for AngularJS that provides out-of-the-box social login, push notifications, Ionic integration and much more.

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    What are some alternatives to Appsmith and Backand?
    Blazor
    Blazor is a .NET web framework that runs in any browser. You author Blazor apps using C#/Razor and HTML.
    Google App Maker
    App Maker lets you develop powerful apps with relative ease. Create a model to manage your data, build a UI in the visual editor, use Apps Script to write some scripts, and you're on your way.
    Retool
    Retool is the fast way to build internal tools. Drag-and-drop our building blocks and connect them to your databases and APIs to build your own tools, instantly. Built by developers, for developers. Trusted by startups and Fortune 500s.
    Microsoft PowerApps
    It is a suite of apps, services, connectors and data platform that provides a rapid application development environment to build custom apps for your business needs. Using Power Apps, you can quickly build custom business apps that connect to your business data stored either in the underlying data platform (Common Data Service) or in various online and on-premises data sources (SharePoint, Excel, Office 365, Dynamics 365, SQL Server, and so on).
    Stamplay
    The API-based development platform enabling developers to do 80% of the job in 1% of the time thanks to: out of the box APIs for users and data, one-click integration with any API, scalable infrastructure and SDKs. Build Rome in a day.
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