Heroku vs. AppHarbor vs. AppScale

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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 AppScale?

AppScale is a platform that allows users to deploy applications developed using the Google App Engine APIs over Amazon EC2, Rackspace, Google Compute Engine, Eucalyptus, Openstack, CloudStack, as well as KVM and VirtualBox.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Heroku?
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Why do developers choose AppHarbor?
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Why do developers choose AppScale?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Heroku?
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What are the cons of using AppHarbor?
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What are the cons of using AppScale?
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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 AppScale cost?
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Companies

What companies use Heroku?
1753 companies on StackShare use Heroku
What companies use AppHarbor?
2 companies on StackShare use AppHarbor
What companies use AppScale?
1 companies on StackShare use AppScale

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 AppScale?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with AppScale

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

  • 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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