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built.io vs DreamFactory: What are the differences?

built.io: Idea to app in record time. Built.io Backend is an mBaaS that allows you to avoid designing, building, and supporting a custom backend for your mobile & web applications. Enterprises can dramatically reduce cost, lower risk and accelerate time-to-market for apps; DreamFactory: Open source REST API backend for mobile, web, and IoT applications. DreamFactory is an open source REST API backend for mobile, web, and IoT applications. It provides RESTful web services with pre-built connectors to SQL, NoSQL, file storage systems, and web services. It's secure, reusable, and offers live API documentation.

built.io and DreamFactory can be categorized as "Mobile Backend" tools.

Some of the features offered by built.io are:

  • SDKs for JavaScript, iOS and Android
  • Targeted push notifications to user segments that matter
  • Geolocation so you can trigger location-based actions

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

  • REST Any Data Source
  • Instant REST APIs and documentation
  • Simple administration

"Easy Setup" is the primary reason why developers consider built.io over the competitors, whereas "Easy setup" was stated as the key factor in picking DreamFactory.

DreamFactory is an open source tool with 952 GitHub stars and 222 GitHub forks. Here's a link to DreamFactory's open source repository on GitHub.

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Pros of built.io
Pros of DreamFactory
  • 11
    Easy Setup
  • 11
    Scalability
  • 11
    Home Page
  • 10
    Integrations
  • 9
    Simple and understandable documentation
  • 8
    Easy to implement advance feature
  • 7
    Classic UI Design
  • 2
    PowerPack Features
  • 6
    Restful
  • 6
    Easy setup
  • 5
    SQL Rest APIS
  • 2
    Love this to easily build API's
  • 1
    Great customer support
  • 1
    Multi Platform

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What is built.io?

Built.io Backend is an mBaaS that allows you to avoid designing, building, and supporting a custom backend for your mobile & web applications. Enterprises can dramatically reduce cost, lower risk and accelerate time-to-market for apps.

What is DreamFactory?

DreamFactory is an open source REST API backend for mobile, web, and IoT applications. It provides RESTful web services with pre-built connectors to SQL, NoSQL, file storage systems, and web services. It's secure, reusable, and offers live API documentation.

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