Apollo vs Cloud Foundry: What are the differences?
What is Apollo? GraphQL server for Express, Connect, Hapi, Koa and more. 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.
What is Cloud Foundry? Deploy and scale applications in seconds on your choice of private or public cloud. Cloud Foundry is an open platform as a service (PaaS) that provides a choice of clouds, developer frameworks, and application services. Cloud Foundry makes it faster and easier to build, test, deploy, and scale applications.
Apollo and Cloud Foundry can be categorized as "Platform as a Service" tools.
Apollo and Cloud Foundry are both open source tools. It seems that Apollo with 7.53K GitHub stars and 935 forks on GitHub has more adoption than Cloud Foundry with 605 GitHub stars and 532 GitHub forks.
CircleCI, Impraise, and Swat.io are some of the popular companies that use Apollo, whereas Cloud Foundry is used by Intel, VMware, and SBT Aqua. Apollo has a broader approval, being mentioned in 131 company stacks & 127 developers stacks; compared to Cloud Foundry, which is listed in 8 company stacks and 13 developer stacks.
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Easy host and monitor the application on the cloud, using a platform that is hight integrated with Spring Framework, but is also agnostic of technology
Apollo will be used to make requests to the GraphQL server and manage data handling/caching of responses.