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Pros of Firebase Realtime Database
Pros of Parse
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    Very fast
  • 118
    Easy setup
  • 77
    Free hosting
  • 62
    Well-documented
  • 51
    Cheap
  • 47
    Use push notifications in 3 lines of code
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    Fast
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    Cloud code
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    Good for prototypes
  • 31
    Cloud modules
  • 27
    Backed by facebook
  • 7
    Cross Platform
  • 7
    Parse Push
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    Multiplatform
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    Parse Core
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    Parse Analytics
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    Quick chat and profile capabilities
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    Cloud Based
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    Free Tier
  • 4
    Nice security concept
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    Local Datastore
  • 3
    Backbone Models
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    Free
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    Geopoints
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    Backend as a service
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    Easy to use
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    About to Die
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    Anonymous Users

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Cons of Firebase Realtime Database
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    Poor query
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    What is Firebase Realtime Database?

    It is a cloud-hosted NoSQL database that lets you store and sync data between your users in realtime. Data is synced across all clients in realtime, and remains available when your app goes offline.

    What is Parse?

    With Parse, you can add a scalable and powerful backend in minutes and launch a full-featured app in record time without ever worrying about server management. We offer push notifications, social integration, data storage, and the ability to add rich custom logic to your app’s backend with Cloud Code.

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    What are some alternatives to Firebase Realtime Database and Parse?
    AWS AppSync
    AWS AppSync automatically updates the data in web and mobile applications in real time, and updates data for offline users as soon as they reconnect. AppSync makes it easy to build collaborative mobile and web applications that deliver responsive, collaborative user experiences.
    Firebase Cloud Messaging
    It is a cross-platform messaging solution that lets you reliably deliver messages at no cost. You can notify a client app that new email or other data is available to sync. You can send notification messages to drive user re-engagement and retention. For use cases such as instant messaging, a message can transfer a payload of up to 4KB to a client app.
    MySQL
    The MySQL software delivers a very fast, multi-threaded, multi-user, and robust SQL (Structured Query Language) database server. MySQL Server is intended for mission-critical, heavy-load production systems as well as for embedding into mass-deployed software.
    Redis
    Redis is an open source (BSD licensed), in-memory data structure store, used as a database, cache, and message broker. Redis provides data structures such as strings, hashes, lists, sets, sorted sets with range queries, bitmaps, hyperloglogs, geospatial indexes, and streams.
    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.
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