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What is Knex.js? SQL query builder for Postgres, MySQL, MariaDB, SQLite3, and Oracle. Knex.js is a "batteries included" SQL query builder for Postgres, MySQL, MariaDB, SQLite3, and Oracle designed to be flexible, portable, and fun to use. It features both traditional node style callbacks as well as a promise interface for cleaner async flow control, a stream interface, full featured query and schema builders, transaction support (with savepoints), connection pooling and standardized responses between different query clients and dialects.

What is pgAdmin? Administration and development platform for PostgreSQL. pgAdmin is the leading graphical Open Source management, development and administration tool for PostgreSQL.

Knex.js and pgAdmin can be categorized as "Database" tools.

Knex.js and pgAdmin are both open source tools. It seems that Knex.js with 9.92K GitHub stars and 1.24K forks on GitHub has more adoption than pgAdmin with 270 GitHub stars and 126 GitHub forks.

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Pros of pgAdmin
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    Write once and then connect to almost any sql engine
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    Faster
  • 7
    Flexibility in what engine you choose
  • 7
    Nice api, Migrations/Seeds
  • 7
    Free
  • 4
    Multi support and easy to use
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    What is Knex.js?

    Knex.js is a "batteries included" SQL query builder for Postgres, MySQL, MariaDB, SQLite3, and Oracle designed to be flexible, portable, and fun to use. It features both traditional node style callbacks as well as a promise interface for cleaner async flow control, a stream interface, full featured query and schema builders, transaction support (with savepoints), connection pooling and standardized responses between different query clients and dialects.

    What is pgAdmin?

    It is the leading graphical Open Source management, development and administration tool for PostgreSQL.

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    What are some alternatives to Knex.js and pgAdmin?
    Sequelize
    Sequelize is a promise-based ORM for Node.js and io.js. It supports the dialects PostgreSQL, MySQL, MariaDB, SQLite and MSSQL and features solid transaction support, relations, read replication and more.
    Slick
    It is a modern database query and access library for Scala. It allows you to work with stored data almost as if you were using Scala collections while at the same time giving you full control over when a database access happens and which data is transferred.
    Spring Data
    It makes it easy to use data access technologies, relational and non-relational databases, map-reduce frameworks, and cloud-based data services. This is an umbrella project which contains many subprojects that are specific to a given database.
    Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio
    It is an integrated environment for managing any SQL infrastructure, from SQL Server to Azure SQL Database. It provides tools to configure, monitor, and administer instances of SQL Server and databases. Use it to deploy, monitor, and upgrade the data-tier components used by your applications, as well as build queries and scripts.
    DataGrip
    A cross-platform IDE that is aimed at DBAs and developers working with SQL databases.
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