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Parse open-source is moving fast

Parse open-source is moving fast

Migrating the data and setting up your own Parse Server is one of the most preferred options as Parse bids goodbye soon. Open source Parse Server and Dashboard are an excellent replacement for Parse.com with the support from Parse community. Many look at it as a great potential framework as you can develop according to your needs and get improvements and new features from developer’s community. Parse open-source already supports many features of Parse.com but here are some of them which are yet to be open sourced.


I’m still developing my app on Parse.com. Should I stay or should I go?

I’m still developing my app on Parse.com. Should I stay or should I go?

There are two important announcements from Parse.

  • Post April 28th, apps which have not migrated their database would assume a lower priority of traffic.
  • Parse will ultimately shut down after January 28th.
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If you are half way through developing an app, you must be deciding about the right time to migrate.
You need not be panicking right now because the performance that Parse will deliver it’s enough to finish your app’s development. Additionally. The April 28th deadline has no impact on you because there are no users for your app yet.

But there are other good reasons to move now, especially to anticipate issues on Parse migration and on to adapt Parse features. You need to figure out alternatives to build, host and manage your app.

Let’s analyse some scenarios:


Firebase versus Parse Server

Firebase versus Parse Server

O Google recentemente liberou uma nova versão do Firebase. A mesma fornece uma plataforma unificada para Android, iOS e aplicações web. Painel administrativo, Analytics, autenticação, indexação, laboratório de testes e notificações são algumas das funcionalidades introduzidas na última versão do Firebase. O Parse Server é uma melhor escolha para criação de novos aplicativos ou APIs. Continue lendo para ter uma comparação completa entre ambas as plataformas e descobrir o motivo que o Parse Server continua sendo melhor que o Firebase.


Parse dashboard open sourced! Parse won’t die

Parse dashboard open sourced! Parse won’t die

Last Friday, giving further evidence that the powerful Parse open source framework will not die, Parse developer’s team opened the Dashboard code. The dashboard is one of the main components on Parse platform together with the Parse Server and Database.


Parse migration: time is running out

Parse migration: time is running out

After Parse shutdown announcement: “Parse will be fully retired after a year-long period ending on January 28, 2017”, one of the most important user’s concerns is the ideal due date to conclude all the Parse migration.


back4app: Parse migration tool

back4app: Parse migration tool

If you’ve been using Parse as the backend that supports your mobile, IoT and Web apps, this is the perfect time to try out the back{4}app platform. Parse announced that its service will be discontinued on Jan/2017, made its technology open-source and provided a way to migrate an existing backend hosted by Parse to another BaaS provider. When searching for a new BaaS, we hope that you try out back4app.