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Build, package and maintain container images at scale
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What is Buildpacks?

Transform your application source code into images that can run on any cloud. Cloud Native Buildpacks embrace modern container standards, such as the OCI image format. They take advantage of the latest capabilities of these standards, such as cross-repository blob mounting and image layer "rebasing" on Docker API v2 registries.
Buildpacks is a tool in the Container Tools category of a tech stack.
Buildpacks is an open source tool with 1.7K GitHub stars and 181 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Buildpacks's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Buildpacks?

Buildpacks Integrations

GitLab, Kubernetes, Heroku, Spring Boot, and CircleCI are some of the popular tools that integrate with Buildpacks. Here's a list of all 7 tools that integrate with Buildpacks.

Buildpacks's Features

  • Open source
  • CNCF project
  • Kubernetes integration
  • Powerful CLI

Buildpacks Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Buildpacks?
Kubernetes is an open source orchestration system for Docker containers. It handles scheduling onto nodes in a compute cluster and actively manages workloads to ensure that their state matches the users declared intentions.
Heroku is a cloud application platform – a new way of building and deploying web apps. Heroku lets app developers spend 100% of their time on their application code, not managing servers, deployment, ongoing operations, or scaling.
Docker Compose
With Compose, you define a multi-container application in a single file, then spin your application up in a single command which does everything that needs to be done to get it running.
Google App Engine
Google has a reputation for highly reliable, high performance infrastructure. With App Engine you can take advantage of the 10 years of knowledge Google has in running massively scalable, performance driven systems. App Engine applications are easy to build, easy to maintain, and easy to scale as your traffic and data storage needs grow.
Build a universal GraphQL API on top of your existing REST APIs, so you can ship new application features fast without waiting on backend changes.
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