PostGIS vs. PostgREST vs. dat



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Description

What is PostGIS?

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.

What is PostgREST?

PostgREST serves a fully RESTful API from any existing PostgreSQL database. It provides a cleaner, more standards-compliant, faster API than you are likely to write from scratch.

What is dat?

Dat is an open source project that provides a streaming interface between every file format and data storage backend.

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Pros

Why do developers choose PostGIS?
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Why do developers choose PostgREST?
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Why do developers choose dat?
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Cons

What are the cons of using PostGIS?
No Cons submitted yet for PostGIS
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What are the cons of using PostgREST?
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What are the cons of using dat?
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Pricing

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How much does dat cost?

Companies

What companies use PostGIS?
61 companies on StackShare use PostGIS
What companies use PostgREST?
3 companies on StackShare use PostgREST
What companies use dat?
1 companies on StackShare use dat

Integrations

What tools integrate with PostGIS?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with PostGIS
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What are some alternatives to PostGIS, PostgREST, and dat?

  • Sequel Pro - MySQL database management for Mac OS X
  • Open PostgreSQL Monitoring - Oversee and Manage Your PostgreSQL Servers
  • Liquibase - Source control for your database
  • Flyway - Database Migrations Made Easy

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