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OmniAuth vs Satellizer: What are the differences?

Developers describe OmniAuth as "OmniAuth is a flexible authentication system utilizing Rack middleware". OmniAuth is a Ruby authentication framework aimed to abstract away the difficulties of working with various types of authentication providers. It is meant to be hooked up to just about any system, from social networks to enterprise systems to simple username and password authentication. On the other hand, Satellizer is detailed as "Token-based AngularJS Authentication". Satellizer is a simple to use, end-to-end, token-based authentication module for AngularJS with built-in support for Google, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter authentication providers, plus Email and Password sign-in method. You are not limited to the sign-in options above, in fact you can add any OAuth 1.0 or OAuth 2.0 provider by passing provider-specific information during the configuration step.

OmniAuth and Satellizer can be categorized as "User Management and Authentication" tools.

"Easy Social Login" is the top reason why over 4 developers like OmniAuth, while over 4 developers mention "Oauth with angular is a pain in the ass" as the leading cause for choosing Satellizer.

OmniAuth and Satellizer are both open source tools. It seems that Satellizer with 8.08K GitHub stars and 1.27K forks on GitHub has more adoption than OmniAuth with 6.88K GitHub stars and 877 GitHub forks.

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Pros of OmniAuth
Pros of Satellizer
  • 6
    Easy Social Login
  • 3
    Free
  • 5
    Oauth with angular is a pain in the ass
  • 2
    Great examples

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What is OmniAuth?

OmniAuth is a Ruby authentication framework aimed to abstract away the difficulties of working with various types of authentication providers. It is meant to be hooked up to just about any system, from social networks to enterprise systems to simple username and password authentication.

What is Satellizer?

Satellizer is a simple to use, end-to-end, token-based authentication module for AngularJS with built-in support for Google, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter authentication providers, plus Email and Password sign-in method. You are not limited to the sign-in options above, in fact you can add any OAuth 1.0 or OAuth 2.0 provider by passing provider-specific information during the configuration step.

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What are some alternatives to OmniAuth and Satellizer?
Devise
Devise is a flexible authentication solution for Rails based on Warden
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.
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.
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