Heroku vs. AppHarbor vs. AppFog



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Description

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.

What is AppHarbor?

AppHarbor is a fully hosted .NET Platform as a Service. AppHarbor can deploy and scale any standard .NET application to the cloud.

What is AppFog?

AppFog provides the infrastructure web developers need to build apps without worrying about IT tasks or having to wait days to get servers ready for writing code. AppFog’s web application technologies include PHP, NodeJS, Ruby, Python, Java, .NET, MySQL, and PostgreSQL.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose AppHarbor?
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Cons

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Pricing

How much does Heroku cost?
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How much does AppHarbor cost?
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How much does AppFog cost?
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Companies

What companies use Heroku?
1754 companies on StackShare use Heroku
What companies use AppHarbor?
2 companies on StackShare use AppHarbor
What companies use AppFog?
2 companies on StackShare use AppFog

Integrations

What tools integrate with Heroku?
117 tools on StackShare integrate with Heroku
What tools integrate with AppHarbor?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with AppHarbor
What tools integrate with AppFog?
19 tools on StackShare integrate with AppFog

What are some alternatives to Heroku, AppHarbor, and AppFog?

  • Google App Engine - Build web applications on the same scalable systems that power Google applications
  • AWS Elastic Beanstalk - Quickly deploy and manage applications in the AWS cloud.
  • Apollo - GraphQL server for Express, Connect, Hapi, Koa and more
  • OpenShift - Red Hat's free Platform as a Service (PaaS) for hosting Java, PHP, Ruby, Python, Node.js, and Perl apps.

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