Apache Camel vs Heroku

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Apache Camel vs Heroku: What are the differences?

What is Apache Camel? A versatile open source integration framework. An open source Java framework that focuses on making integration easier and more accessible to developers.

What is Heroku? Build, deliver, monitor and scale web apps and APIs with a trail blazing developer experience. 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.

Apache Camel belongs to "Integration Tools" category of the tech stack, while Heroku can be primarily classified under "Platform as a Service".

According to the StackShare community, Heroku has a broader approval, being mentioned in 1504 company stacks & 965 developers stacks; compared to Apache Camel, which is listed in 14 company stacks and 9 developer stacks.

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Pros of Apache Camel
Pros of Heroku
  • 5
    Based on Enterprise Integration Patterns
  • 4
    Has over 250 components
  • 4
    Free (open source)
  • 4
    Highly configurable
  • 3
    Open Source
  • 2
    Has great community
  • 705
    Easy deployment
  • 459
    Free for side projects
  • 374
    Huge time-saver
  • 348
    Simple scaling
  • 261
    Low devops skills required
  • 190
    Easy setup
  • 174
    Add-ons for almost everything
  • 153
    Beginner friendly
  • 150
    Better for startups
  • 133
    Low learning curve
  • 48
    Postgres hosting
  • 41
    Easy to add collaborators
  • 30
    Faster development
  • 24
    Awesome documentation
  • 19
    Simple rollback
  • 19
    Focus on product, not deployment
  • 15
    Natural companion for rails development
  • 15
    Easy integration
  • 12
    Great customer support
  • 8
    GitHub integration
  • 6
    Painless & well documented
  • 6
    No-ops
  • 4
    I love that they make it free to launch a side project
  • 4
    Free
  • 3
    Great UI
  • 3
    Just works
  • 2
    PostgreSQL forking and following
  • 2
    MySQL extension
  • 1
    Security
  • 1
    Able to host stuff good like Discord Bot
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Cons of Apache Camel
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    • 26
      Super expensive
    • 8
      Not a whole lot of flexibility
    • 6
      Storage
    • 6
      No usable MySQL option
    • 4
      Low performance on free tier
    • 1
      24/7 support is $1,000 per month

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    What is Apache Camel?

    An open source Java framework that focuses on making integration easier and more accessible to developers.

    What is Heroku?

    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.

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