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Deploy and manage containers (including Docker) on top of Apache Mesos at scale
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What is Marathon?

Marathon is an Apache Mesos framework for container orchestration. Marathon provides a REST API for starting, stopping, and scaling applications. Marathon is written in Scala and can run in highly-available mode by running multiple copies. The state of running tasks gets stored in the Mesos state abstraction.
Marathon is a tool in the Container Tools category of a tech stack.
Marathon is an open source tool with 4.1K GitHub stars and 846 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Marathon's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Marathon?

30 companies reportedly use Marathon in their tech stacks, including SendGrid, Engineering, and Criteo.

50 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Marathon.

Marathon Integrations

Docker, Traefik, Apache Mesos, Mesosphere, and Continuous Delivery Service are some of the popular tools that integrate with Marathon. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with Marathon.
Pros of Marathon
High Availability
Powerful UI
Service Discovery
Load Balancing
Health Checks

Marathon Alternatives & Comparisons

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Marathon's Followers
91 developers follow Marathon to keep up with related blogs and decisions.