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A Foundation for Rapid Innovation

8base ensures your development effort is 80% focused on your frontend user experience, not development of non-differentiating backend systems. 8base delivers great architecture, strong reliability and unlimited scaling.

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Deliver Faster

Accelerate time-to-market with a proven, flexible and agile foundation built on
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Do More with Less

Conquer larger projects with smaller teams or partner with us to design and develop your applications.

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Operate at Scale

Build on a managed platform that's powerful, DevOps-free & scales autonomously as your needs grow.

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Architecture for Agile Organizations

The 8base Platform is a Serverless GraphQL Backend-as-a-Service.

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Want to know what a Serverless GraphQL Backend is? Learn more.

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Managed Data

All 8base database and storage instances are fully managed, secure and fault-tolerant.

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Serverless Computing

8base takes care of your computing resources in a fast, easy and inexpensive way.

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Powerful GraphQL API

A secure, self-documented and instantly-provisioned access point for all your backend resources.

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Companies powered by 8base require no DevOps personnel.

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Enterprise data sources

Enterprise data sources - 8base lets you instantly connect your organization and expose it through our  unified GraphQL API.

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Authentication and SSO

8base makes authentication easy and helps you utilize over 30 different social and enterprise single-sign-on providers.

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Object storage

Easily attach files to data objects — 8base takes care of AWS S3 integration and security.

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Role-based access controls

Configure custom roles to accommodate different personas' application security requirements.

Learn more about the 8base Platform, including self-hosted options.

Powerful, Flexible and Extensible

Build comprehensive digital products for your customers, employees and other stakeholders

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Multi-Tenant SaaS

 Build multi-tenant SaaS solutions that power your subscription business faster, less expensively and built to-scale whether they employ a single-instance or distributed database model.

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Marketplaces and other
Network-Centric Applications

Development marketplaces, social networks and other network-centric applications faster, less expensively and built-to-scale from day one.

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Portals & Customer Experiences

 8base makes the enablement of your customer facing processes mostly a design and frontend development exercise. Your enterprise systems can also be easily integrated.

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Business Process Management Applications

When existing SaaS solutions are either inadequate or too expensive, 8base provides an affordable and amazing solution for creating rich, interactive workflows to enable customers, employees and other stakeholders to work optimally inside your custom built web application.

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Consumer Applications

Whether you are building the next Whatsapp, Tik Tok, Zoom other consumer facing web or mobile app, 8base can help you get there at record speed, while never having to worry about scaling limitations or expensive user accounts.

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Field Workspace Applications

Enabling your field workforce requires a combination of great design, integration with existing systems and mobile delivery. 8base greatly simplifies the development and maintainability of these strategically important applications.

You have a vision, our team can bring it to life

Our Digital Software Factory can also help you design and develop your
web and mobile applications using the 8base Platform.

8base offers design and development services to help you stick the landing. We've built amazing digital solutions used by millions of people and backed by hundreds of millions in venture capital.

Learn more about 8base Services.

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Who uses 8base?

8base helps both developers and organizations focus on the work that matters.

What are people saying about 8base?

chief of product development at cobuild lab
Angel Lacret
Chief of Product Development @ Cobuild Lab
“8base cuts in half all the things that you need to do to create a well-designed application.”
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Eva Hankova
Front-end Developer, UI/UX Designer @ IBM
"8base's GraphQL API is amazing! It gives me everything I need to quickly build front-end apps with robust filters, sorting and pagination for my data with zero backend work."
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Ryan Macy
chief technology officer @ EvidenceCare
"GraphQL is a really amazing solution for a very serious problem, which is making APIs as usable as a UIs. That’s pretty much a requirement today for creating a great developer experience.”
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Christian Nwamba
Senior Developer Advocate @ Microsoft
“8base is a life-changing tool for developers. It's like Firebase but with GraphQL, relational data, flexibility and extensibility. I absolutely love it!”
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Sky Winston
Front-End Developer @ W+R Studios
“Speaking on behalf of front-end developers, what we don’t have is a way to easily get a back-end up and running. That’s why I’m so excited about 8base. It’s where I can go to do just that."
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Sam Woolerton
Analyst @ IT Partners Limited
" I detest DevOps, database migrations, and that sort of stuff. And literally, 8base handles all of that. So, it’s perfect for me. "
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Success Stories

Read about our successes. Better yet, become one of them!

SaaS platform for full lifecycle management of strategic alliances between companies

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How Cobuild Lab reduced their build time by 30% - 50%

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Mobile marketplace application that facilitates the sneaker collecting experience

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SaaS application for product management

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Our Partners

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Become an Expert

Learn more about how to use our platform at 8base Academy.

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We're excited about helping you achieve amazing results.