Turn any database into an API Platform.

DreamFactory is a free open source REST API Platform for mobile, web, and IoT applications.


DreamFactory REST API Platform.

Rock Solid Security

Secure every API endpoint with User Management, Role-Based Access Controls, SSO Authentication, JWT, CORS, OAuth, and Active Directory.

Server-Side Scripting

Implement custom logic on the request or response of any API endpoint or quickly build your own custom APIs with JavaScript V8, Node.js, or PHP.

Instant APIs Without Code

Automatically generate a complete set of REST APIs with live documentation for any SQL or NoSQL database, file storage system, or external service.

DreamFactory REST API Architecture

How DreamFactory works.


Install DreamFactory

Easy to use installation packages are available for your server, cloud, and desktop computer. Run DreamFactory on Linux, Windows, or Mac OS X. Source code available on GitHub.

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Connect Your Data

Hook up any SQL or NoSQL database, file storage system, or external service and DreamFactory instantly creates a comprehensive REST API platform with live documentation, user management, and more.

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Build Your Applications

Build your mobile, web, or IoT applications with RESTful services and JSON documents. DreamFactory provides example apps for iOS, Android, JavaScript, AngularJS, React, .Net, and Titanium.

Sample Apps

What is DreamFactory?

200,000 developers and millions of users strong...and counting.

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    Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management

  • Avideon CRM
    Avideon CRM

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    Independent Health

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    GM Financial

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    A.W. Hastings

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