Devise vs Postman: What are the differences?
What is Devise? Flexible authentication solution for Rails with Warden. Devise is a flexible authentication solution for Rails based on Warden.
What is Postman? Only complete API development environment. Postman is the only complete API development environment, used by nearly five million developers and more than 100,000 companies worldwide.
Devise can be classified as a tool in the "User Management and Authentication" category, while Postman is grouped under "API Tools".
Some of the features offered by Devise are:
- Is Rack based
- Is a complete MVC solution based on Rails engines
- Allows you to have multiple models signed in at the same time
On the other hand, Postman provides the following key features:
- Compact layout
- HTTP requests with file upload support
- Formatted API responses for JSON and XML
"Reliable" is the primary reason why developers consider Devise over the competitors, whereas "Easy to use" was stated as the key factor in picking Postman.
Devise is an open source tool with 19.9K GitHub stars and 4.74K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Devise's open source repository on GitHub.
PedidosYa, Movielala, and Webedia are some of the popular companies that use Postman, whereas Devise is used by StackShare, Movielala, and DeveloperTown. Postman has a broader approval, being mentioned in 1725 company stacks & 2166 developers stacks; compared to Devise, which is listed in 56 company stacks and 30 developer stacks.
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