PostGIS vs. PostgREST vs. pgweb



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Description

What is PostGIS?

PostGIS is a spatial database extender for PostgreSQL object-relational database. It adds support for geographic objects allowing location queries to be run in SQL.

What is PostgREST?

PostgREST serves a fully RESTful API from any existing PostgreSQL database. It provides a cleaner, more standards-compliant, faster API than you are likely to write from scratch.

What is pgweb?

This is a web-based browser for PostgreSQL database server. Its written in Go and works on Mac OSX, Linux and Windows machines. Main idea behind using Go for the backend is to utilize language's ability for cross-compile source code for multiple platforms. This project is an attempt to create a very simple and portable application to work with PostgreSQL databases.

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Pros

Why do developers choose PostGIS?
Why do you like PostGIS?

Why do developers choose PostgREST?
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Why do developers choose pgweb?
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Cons

What are the cons of using PostGIS?
No Cons submitted yet for PostGIS
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What are the cons of using PostgREST?
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What are the cons of using pgweb?
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Pricing

How much does PostGIS cost?
How much does PostgREST cost?
How much does pgweb cost?

Companies

What companies use PostGIS?
63 companies on StackShare use PostGIS
What companies use PostgREST?
3 companies on StackShare use PostgREST
What companies use pgweb?
0 companies on StackShare use pgweb

Integrations

What tools integrate with PostGIS?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with PostGIS
No integrations listed yet
What tools integrate with pgweb?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with pgweb

What are some alternatives to PostGIS, PostgREST, and pgweb?

  • Sequel Pro - MySQL database management for Mac OS X
  • Open PostgreSQL Monitoring - Oversee and Manage Your PostgreSQL Servers
  • Flyway - Database Migrations Made Easy
  • Liquibase - Source control for your database

See all alternatives to PostGIS



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