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Introduction

Hasura Backend Plus handles authentication and storage for Hasura.

Hasura Backend Plus runs in a separate Docker container along side Postgres and Hasura.

Authentication#

  • Users and accounts are saved in the database.
  • JWT tokens and refresh tokens are automatically generated and managed.
  • Add custom user claims to the JWT token based on user data.
  • Hasura roles managed.
  • Two-factor authentication support.
  • Third-party OAuth providers such as GitHub, Google, Facebook, Twitter etc.
  • Magic Link support.
  • Built in transactional emails such as account acitvation and password reset.
  • Rate limiting.
  • Optional checking for Pwned Passwords.

Storage#

  • Backed by S3 (Minio).
  • Rules engine for file access permissions.
  • Out of the box image transformation.