Kexi and Glom – lean database tools compared



Kexi and Glom aim to create databases with little overhead. We compare the power of these two tools.

Users usually don’t have direct access to the functionality of a mature relational database because managing the database typically requires root privileges. But, if you need something more than a simple table, Glom [1] and Kexi [2] are two programs that give you the ability to create a database, form author queries, and generate reports. Both applications are very similar