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Firebase Authentication vs WorkOS: What are the differences?

What is Firebase Authentication? An App Authentication System In A Few Lines Of Code. It provides backend services, easy-to-use SDKs, and ready-made UI libraries to authenticate users to your app. It supports authentication using passwords, phone numbers, popular federated identity providers like Google,.

What is WorkOS? APIs for enterprise features like SSO/SAML. Start selling to enterprise customers with just a few lines of code. Add Single Sign-On (SSO) to your app for free. It encourages an incremental approach to instrumentation, and puts particular emphasis on swift, easy integration.

Firebase Authentication and WorkOS belong to "User Management and Authentication" category of the tech stack.

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Pros of Firebase Authentication
Pros of WorkOS
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    Completely Free
  • 6
    Email/Password
  • 5
    Works seemlessly with other Firebase Services
  • 5
    Passwordless
  • 4
    Integration with OAuth Providers
  • 4
    Anonymous Users
  • 4
    Native App + Web integrations
  • 3
    Easy to Integrate and Manage
  • 3
    Passwordless Authentication
  • 3
    Don't have to rip out existing user management schema
  • 3
    SDKs
  • 3
    Amazing Developer Support
  • 3
    Integration with Enterprise Identity Providers
  • 3
    SSO integration in under an hour
  • 2
    Transparent pricing
  • 1
    High Uptime
  • 1
    SCIM
  • 1
    Great Documentation

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Cons of Firebase Authentication
Cons of WorkOS
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    Heavy webpack
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    What is Firebase Authentication?

    It provides backend services, easy-to-use SDKs, and ready-made UI libraries to authenticate users to your app. It supports authentication using passwords, phone numbers, popular federated identity providers like Google,

    What is WorkOS?

    Start selling to enterprise customers with just a few lines of code.

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    What are some alternatives to Firebase Authentication and WorkOS?
    Auth0
    A set of unified APIs and tools that instantly enables Single Sign On and user management to all your applications.
    MongoDB
    MongoDB stores data in JSON-like documents that can vary in structure, offering a dynamic, flexible schema. MongoDB was also designed for high availability and scalability, with built-in replication and auto-sharding.
    Passport
    It is authentication middleware for Node.js. Extremely flexible and modular, It can be unobtrusively dropped in to any Express-based web application. A comprehensive set of strategies support authentication using a username and password, Facebook, Twitter, and more.
    Okta
    Connect all your apps in days, not months, with instant access to thousands of pre-built integrations - even add apps to the network yourself. Integrations are easy to set up, constantly monitored, proactively repaired and handle authentication and provisioning.
    Firebase
    Firebase is a cloud service designed to power real-time, collaborative applications. Simply add the Firebase library to your application to gain access to a shared data structure; any changes you make to that data are automatically synchronized with the Firebase cloud and with other clients within milliseconds.
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