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Stormpath vs Django REST framework JWT: What are the differences?

Developers describe Stormpath as "User Management and Authentication for Developers". Stormpath is an authentication and user management service that helps development teams quickly and securely build web and mobile applications and services. On the other hand, Django REST framework JWT is detailed as "JSON Web Token Authentication support for Django REST Framework". This package provides JSON Web Token Authentication support for Django REST framework. Unlike some more typical uses of JWTs, this module only generates authentication tokens that will verify the user who is requesting one of your DRF protected API resources.

Stormpath and Django REST framework JWT belong to "User Management and Authentication" category of the tech stack.

Some of the features offered by Stormpath are:

  • User Authentication as a Service
  • Authorization – Easily model and manage your data, including pre-built roles
  • Flexible User Profiles

On the other hand, Django REST framework JWT provides the following key features:

  • JSON Web Token Authentication
  • Django REST framework
  • Generates authentication tokens

Django REST framework JWT is an open source tool with 2.71K GitHub stars and 479 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Django REST framework JWT's open source repository on GitHub.

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Pros of Django REST framework JWT
Pros of Stormpath
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    Stateless
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    Authentication
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    User Management
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    API Authentication
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    Token Authentication
  • 17
    Security Workflows
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    Secure
  • 7
    Easy setup and great support
  • 7
    Great customer support
  • 6
    they manage the required, so I can focus on innovation
  • 3
    Private Deployment
  • 2
    Will sign BAA for HIPAA-compliance
  • 1
    Rapid Development
  • 0
    SAML Support

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Cons of Django REST framework JWT
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      Discontinued

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    What is Django REST framework JWT?

    This package provides JSON Web Token Authentication support for Django REST framework. Unlike some more typical uses of JWTs, this module only generates authentication tokens that will verify the user who is requesting one of your DRF protected API resources.

    What is Stormpath?

    Stormpath is an authentication and user management service that helps development teams quickly and securely build web and mobile applications and services.

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    What are some alternatives to Django REST framework JWT and Stormpath?
    Auth0
    A set of unified APIs and tools that instantly enables Single Sign On and user management to all your applications.
    JSON Web Token
    JSON Web Token is an open standard that defines a compact and self-contained way for securely transmitting information between parties as a JSON object. This information can be verified and trusted because it is digitally signed.
    Amazon Cognito
    You can create unique identities for your users through a number of public login providers (Amazon, Facebook, and Google) and also support unauthenticated guests. You can save app data locally on users’ devices allowing your applications to work even when the devices are offline.
    Keycloak
    It is an Open Source Identity and Access Management For Modern Applications and Services. It adds authentication to applications and secure services with minimum fuss. No need to deal with storing users or authenticating users. It's all available out of the box.
    OAuth2
    It is an authorization framework that enables a third-party application to obtain limited access to an HTTP service, either on behalf of a resource owner by orchestrating an approval interaction between the resource owner and the HTTP service, or by allowing the third-party application to obtain access on its own behalf.
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