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What is Github Actions?

It makes it easy to automate all your software workflows, now with world-class CI/CD. Build, test, and deploy your code right from GitHub. Make code reviews, branch management, and issue triaging work the way you want.
Github Actions is a tool in the Project Management category of a tech stack.

Who uses Github Actions?

Companies
31 companies reportedly use Github Actions in their tech stacks, including Craftbase, Banksalad, and Walls.io.

Developers
45 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Github Actions.

Github Actions Integrations

Private Decisions at about Github Actions

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by members of with Github Actions in their tech stack.

Somnath Mahale
Somnath Mahale
Engineering Leader at Altimetrik Corp. | 7 upvotes 9.8K views

I am in the process of evaluating CircleCI, Drone.io, and Github Actions to cover my #CI/ CD needs. I would appreciate your advice on comparative study w.r.t. attributes like language-Inclusive support, code-base integration, performance, cost, maintenance, support, ease of use, ability to deal with big projects, etc. based on actual industry experience.

Thanks in advance!

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Public Decisions about Github Actions

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Github Actions in their tech stack.

Somnath Mahale
Somnath Mahale
Engineering Leader at Altimetrik Corp. | 7 upvotes 9.8K views

I am in the process of evaluating CircleCI, Drone.io, and Github Actions to cover my #CI/ CD needs. I would appreciate your advice on comparative study w.r.t. attributes like language-Inclusive support, code-base integration, performance, cost, maintenance, support, ease of use, ability to deal with big projects, etc. based on actual industry experience.

Thanks in advance!

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Github Actions's Features

  • Multiple workflow files support
  • Free and open source
  • Workflow run interface
  • Search for actions in GitHub Marketplace
  • Integrated with Github's Checks API
  • Logs and artifacts downloading support

Github Actions Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Github Actions?
CircleCI
Continuous integration and delivery platform helps software teams rapidly release code with confidence by automating the build, test, and deploy process. Offers a modern software development platform that lets teams ramp.
Jenkins
In a nutshell Jenkins CI is the leading open-source continuous integration server. Built with Java, it provides over 300 plugins to support building and testing virtually any project.
Azure Pipelines
Fast builds with parallel jobs and test execution. Use container jobs to create consistent and reliable builds with the exact tools you need. Create new containers with ease and push them to any registry.
GitLab CI
GitLab offers a continuous integration service. If you add a .gitlab-ci.yml file to the root directory of your repository, and configure your GitLab project to use a Runner, then each merge request or push triggers your CI pipeline.
GitLab
GitLab offers git repository management, code reviews, issue tracking, activity feeds and wikis. Enterprises install GitLab on-premise and connect it with LDAP and Active Directory servers for secure authentication and authorization. A single GitLab server can handle more than 25,000 users but it is also possible to create a high availability setup with multiple active servers.
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Github Actions's Followers
11 developers follow Github Actions to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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