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Description

What is Google App Engine?

Google has a reputation for highly reliable, high performance infrastructure. With App Engine you can take advantage of the 10 years of knowledge Google has in running massively scalable, performance driven systems. App Engine applications are easy to build, easy to maintain, and easy to scale as your traffic and data storage needs grow.

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 Pivotal Web Services (PWS)?

Pivotal Web Services is a public cloud version of the widely supported Open Source Cloud Foundry PaaS. PWS makes is an ideal platform for the rapid deployment, easy scaling and binding of third party apps for Java, PHP, Ruby, GO and Python apps. Focus on apps not dev ops.

Pros

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Google App Engine?
    No Cons submitted yet for Google App Engine
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    What are the cons of using AppHarbor?
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    What are the cons of using Pivotal Web Services (PWS)?
    No Cons submitted yet for Pivotal Web Services (PWS)
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    Pricing

    How much does Google App Engine cost?
    Google App Engine Pricing
    How much does AppHarbor cost?
    AppHarbor Pricing
    How much does Pivotal Web Services (PWS) cost?
    Pivotal Web Services (PWS) Pricing

    Companies

    What companies use Google App Engine?
    401 companies on StackShare use Google App Engine
    What companies use AppHarbor?
    2 companies on StackShare use AppHarbor
    What companies use Pivotal Web Services (PWS)?
    1 companies on StackShare use Pivotal Web Services (PWS)

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Google App Engine?
    18 tools on StackShare integrate with Google App Engine
    What tools integrate with AppHarbor?
    16 tools on StackShare integrate with AppHarbor
    What tools integrate with Pivotal Web Services (PWS)?
    11 tools on StackShare integrate with Pivotal Web Services (PWS)

    What are some alternatives to Google App Engine, AppHarbor, and Pivotal Web Services (PWS)?

    • Heroku - Build, deliver, monitor and scale web apps and APIs with a trail blazing developer experience.
    • 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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