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Database security suite. Database proxy with field-level encryption, search through encrypted data, SQL injections prevention, intrusion detection, honeypots. Supports client-side and proxy-side ("transparent") encryption. SQL, NoSQL.

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Apache-2.0

Open Source Rails Apps

Automate your workflows with autonomous software agents written in the programming languages of your choice.

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A web application that allows citizens to "adopt" civic infrastructure, such as fire hydrants that need to be shoveled out after it snows.

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BSD-3-Clause

AirCasting API and web application

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Provide a Freedom of Information request system for your jurisdiction

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A free, open source, non-commercial home for musicians and their music

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a realtime chat application for developers

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Course management service that enables auto-graded programming assignments.

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Music streaming server/app

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All the code for Bike Index, because we love you

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AGPL-3.0

A self hosted music streaming server

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MIT

Email helpdesk built using Ruby on Rails and Zurb Foundation

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An open source community calendar platform written in Ruby on Rails

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ETS Junction, providing support for bCourses & other services

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[Closed] Campo 3

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The open LMS by Instructure, Inc.

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The first open source crowdfunding platform for creative projects in the world

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Open-source live chat software, an alternative to Intercom, Zendesk, Drift, Crisp etc. 🔥💬

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HTTP checks & tests (private & public) monitoring - check the status of your URL

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Easier than a CRM

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Professional network for software engineers

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Discover the best way to get started contributing to Open Source projects

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A Community Interaction & Management Tool, From The Community!

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:+1: Find open source project that are friendly and welcoming

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Rails 5 re-write of Coursemology

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UNMAINTAINED

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Fighting for Open Science with Open Data

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Open source crowdfunding platform -

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A taggable image board written in Rails 6.

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Rails-based case management system for the DC Abortion Fund

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For empowering community 🌱

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Rails frontend to The Genome Institute's drug gene interaction database.

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Diaperbase is an inventory system for diaper banks, to aid them in tracking their inventory and providing statistics about their inventory flows.

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A privacy-aware, distributed, open source social network.

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A platform for community discussion. Free, open, simple.

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Farm management Information System - Connecting farms to the world

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📨 A fully featured open source mail delivery platform for incoming & outgoing e-mail

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Send encrypted PGP messages with one click

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Encyclopedia of Life

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Expertiza is a web application through which students can submit and peer-review learning objects (articles, code, web sites, etc). The Expertiza project is supported by the National Science Foundation.

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Follow your passions with RSS, email newsletters, and Twitter.

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RSS as RESTful. This service allows you to transform RSS feed into an awesome API.

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Follow all the members of a Twitter list with a single click

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BSD-3-Clause

FromThePage is a wiki-like application for crowdsourcing transcription of handwritten documents.

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AGPL-3.0

GitLab CE Mirror | Please open new issues in our issue tracker on GitLab.com

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Graff Mags

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Open data project for small-scale food growers

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AGPL-3.0

A social media assistant.

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Helpy is a modern, open source helpdesk customer support application. Features include knowledgebase, community discussions and support tickets integrated with email.

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A web application to manage complex group hierarchies with members, events and a lot more.

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Time registration that doesn't suck

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The Rails app behind iNaturalist.org

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Web control panel to deploy apps on your servers (with Dokku)

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Kanban 看板 is a Trello clone in Rails and Backbone.js

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The tools we use to build Kitsu, the coolest platform for anime and manga

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a rails app that generates Bootstrap color scheme from an image

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Rails website to help students to create career plans.

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Computing-focused community centered around link aggregation and discussion

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Loomio helps people make decisions together

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Your self-hosted, globally interconnected microblogging community

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A clean and simple markdown blogging platform on Rails.

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private member portal for churches, built with Ruby on Rails

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A free and open database for farming and gardening knowledge. You can grow anything!

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An open website for opening Congress.

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OpenProject is the leading open source project management software.

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The Rails application that powers OpenStreetMap

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🚲 Contribute to the open source community every Friday

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The Organization for Transformative Works (OTW) - Archive Of Our Own (AO3) Project

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🔐 PasswordPusher is an application to securely communicate passwords over the web. Passwords automatically expire after a certain number of views and/or time has passed.

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An open-source assets exchange.

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Find out and have your say about what's being built and knocked down in your area.

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popHealth - An Open Source Population Health Reporting Prototype

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A self hosted Web publishing platform on Rails.

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Quant is a prototype/experiment of a personal health tracker. Rails drives the operation.

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Manage a bike racing association: riders, teams, calendars, competitions, and results

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RapidFTR streamlines and speeds up the Family Tracing and Reunification process using small handheld devices to collect information. UNICEF no longer supports RapidFTR, but please check out www.primero.org to see what RapidFTR has grown into.

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Redmine is a flexible project management web application written using Ruby on Rails framework. http://github.com/edavis10/redmine is the official git mirror of the svn repository

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A fully functional, deployable marketplace implementation using Balanced API for Rails

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Manage equipment loans & reservations. Who can borrow what, for how long?

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[MOVED to Codeberg] Web application designed to perform digital humanities research tasks on a database of journal articles

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The Ruby community's gem hosting service.

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Simple Web Household Account Book

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Penn State's next generation institutional repository

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Roll your own crowdfunding

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Sharetribe Go is a source available marketplace software, also available as a hosted, no-code SaaS product. For a headless, API-first marketplace solution, check out Sharetribe Flex: https://www.sharetribe.com/flex.

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Socify is an open source social networking platform written in Ruby on Rails

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a speedrunning data store, analysis engine, and racing platform

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AGPL-3.0

Spokenvote.org is a social voting app for reaching consensus in a group of any size, coded in Ruby on Rails and AngularJS. At the center of the direct democracy movement, Spokenvote radically enhances a group’s ability to reach consensus and make better decisions using an intuitive democratic process.

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A simple Q&A platform using Ruby on Rails, support markdown.

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This is the legacy version of Teambox - the award-winning collaboration solution, inspired by Basecamp, Yammer and Twitter.

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Main Website for The Odin Project

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Tracks is a GTD™ web application, built with Ruby on Rails

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Trado is a lightweight, easy to use ecommerce platform; designed to allow developers to quickly deploy a premium ecommerce store for their business

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A video game library tracking web app built in Rails

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A website for Agile Ventures

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Publishes government content on GOV.UK

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A collaboration platform for activist groups - using Rails 4.2

Gems

source code](https://github.com/rails/rails/)

source code](https://github.com/rails/rails/tree/master/actioncable) - Action Cable Overview

source code](https://github.com/rails/rails/tree/master/actionmailbox) - Action Mailbox Basics

source code](https://github.com/rails/rails/tree/master/actionmailer) - Action Mailer Basics

source code](https://github.com/rails/rails/tree/master/actionpack)

source code](https://github.com/rails/rails/tree/master/actiontext) - Action Text Overview

source code](https://github.com/rails/rails/tree/master/actionview) - Action View Overview

source code](https://github.com/rails/rails/tree/master/activejob) - Active Job Basics

source code](https://github.com/rails/rails/tree/master/activemodel) - Active Model Basics

source code](https://github.com/rails/rails/tree/master/activerecord) - Active Record Basics

source code](https://github.com/rails/rails/tree/master/activestorage) - Active Storage Overview

source code](https://github.com/rails/rails/tree/master/activesupport) - Active Support Core Extensions

source code](https://github.com/rails/rails/tree/master/railties)

source code](https://github.com/codykrieger/ace-rails-ap)

source code](https://github.com/amatsuda/active_decorator)

source code](https://github.com/adzap/active_enum)

source code](https://github.com/activeadmin/activeadmin)

source code](https://github.com/simukappu/activity_notification)

source code](https://github.com/algolia/algoliasearch-rails)

source code](https://github.com/ctran/annotate_models)

source code](https://github.com/anycable/anycable-rails)

source code](https://github.com/apipie/apipie-rails)

source code](https://github.com/ai/autoprefixer-rails)

source code](https://github.com/presidentbeef/brakeman)

source code](https://github.com/weppos/breadcrumbs_on_rails)

source code](https://github.com/cancancommunity/cancancan)

source code](https://github.com/magnusvk/counter_culture)

source code](https://github.com/heartcombo/devise)

source code](https://github.com/doorkeeper-gem/doorkeeper)

source code](https://github.com/drapergem/draper)

source code](https://github.com/filestack/filestack-rails)

source code](https://github.com/norman/friendly_id)

source code](https://github.com/kaminari/kaminari)

source code](https://github.com/ankane/lockbox)

source code](https://github.com/gnclmorais/paloma)

source code](https://github.com/prerender/prerender_rails)

source code](https://github.com/sferik/rails_admin)

source code](https://github.com/mixonic/ranked-model)

source code](https://github.com/activerecord-hackery/ransack)

source code](https://github.com/reactjs/react-rails)

source code](https://github.com/OpenGems/redis_web_manager))

source code](https://github.com/rspec/rspec-rails)

source code](https://github.com/rubocop-hq/rubocop-rails)

source code](https://github.com/scenic-views/scenic)

source code](https://github.com/ankane/searchkick)

source code](https://github.com/heartcombo/simple_form)

source code](https://github.com/spree/spree)

source code](https://github.com/rails/spring)

source code](https://github.com/rails/sprockets)

source code](https://github.com/spohlenz/tinymce-rails)

source code](https://github.com/rails/webpacker)

source code](https://github.com/fxn/zeitwerk)

Starters/Boilerplates

A Rails 6 boilerplate to create your next Saas product. Preloaded with graphQL, devise, JWT, CanCanCan, RailsAdmin, Rubocop, Rspec, i18n and more.

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Application template for Rails 6 projects; preloaded with best practices for TDD, security, deployment, and developer productivity.

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MIT

Platforms

The ideal platform for developers

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Generators

Rails Composer. The Rails generator on steroids for starter apps.

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yes | Monitoring, Redis Sentinel, Sidekiq. | yes | no |

DevTools

APIs that Document & Test Themselves

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Notable Awesome Stuffs

The definitive list of lists (of lists) curated on GitHub and elsewhere

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CC0-1.0

A curated list of awesome Ruby frameworks, libraries and resources. Inspired by awesome-php & awesome-python.

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A collection of awesome Ruby Gems for Rails development.

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