Ansible vs. Capistrano vs. Shipit



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Description

What is Ansible?

Ansible is an IT automation tool. It can configure systems, deploy software, and orchestrate more advanced IT tasks such as continuous deployments or zero downtime rolling updates. Ansible’s goals are foremost those of simplicity and maximum ease of use.

What is Capistrano?

Capistrano is a remote server automation tool. It supports the scripting and execution of arbitrary tasks, and includes a set of sane-default deployment workflows.

What is Shipit?

Shipit is an automation engine and a deployment tool written for node / iojs. Shipit was built to be a Capistrano alternative for people who don't know ruby, or who experienced some issues with it. If you want to write tasks in JavaScript and enjoy the node ecosystem, Shipit is also for you.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Ansible?
Why do you like Ansible?

Why do developers choose Capistrano?
Why do you like Capistrano?

Why do developers choose Shipit?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Ansible?
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What are the cons of using Capistrano?
No Cons submitted yet for Capistrano
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What are the cons of using Shipit?
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Pricing

How much does Ansible cost?
Ansible Pricing
How much does Capistrano cost?
How much does Shipit cost?

Companies

What companies use Ansible?
1076 companies on StackShare use Ansible
What companies use Capistrano?
365 companies on StackShare use Capistrano
What companies use Shipit?
4 companies on StackShare use Shipit

Integrations

What tools integrate with Ansible?
28 tools on StackShare integrate with Ansible
What tools integrate with Capistrano?
6 tools on StackShare integrate with Capistrano
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Ansible, Capistrano, and Shipit?

  • Chef - Build, destroy and rebuild servers on any public or private cloud
  • Puppet Labs - Server automation framework and application
  • Fabric - Simple, Pythonic remote execution and deployment
  • Salt - Fast, scalable and flexible software for data center automation

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Latest News

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