n8n: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v1.45.1(5 days ago)

This package is actively maintained.Types definitions are bundled with the npm packageNumber of direct dependencies: 97Monthly npm downloads

n8n is an open-source workflow automation tool that enables users to automate tasks and workflows without writing any code. It provides a visual interface where users can create workflows by connecting different nodes representing tasks or services. n8n supports a wide range of integrations with popular services like Google Sheets, Slack, GitHub, and more, allowing users to automate complex processes easily.

Compared to similar tools like Zapier or Integromat, n8n offers more flexibility and control over workflows due to its open-source nature. It allows users to run workflows on their own servers or cloud environments, ensuring data privacy and security.

Alternatives:
node-red+
bee-queue+
bottleneck+
bull+
kue+
agenda+
pm2+
autocode+
pipedream+
zapier-platform-core+

Tags: workflow automationvisual interfaceintegrationopen-sourceflexibility