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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 Convox?

Convox is an open source Platform as a Service that runs in your own Amazon Web Services (AWS) account. Instead of signing up for a multi-tenant PaaS like Heroku, you can have your own. This gives you privacy and control over your platform and avoids the substantial markup on AWS prices that other platforms charge.

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.

Pros

Why do developers choose Heroku?
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    Why do developers choose Convox?
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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 Convox?
    No Cons submitted yet for Convox
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    What are the cons of using AppScale?
    No Cons submitted yet for AppScale
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    Pricing

    How much does Heroku cost?
    Heroku Pricing
    How much does Convox cost?
    How much does AppScale cost?
    AppScale Pricing

    Companies

    What companies use Heroku?
    1399 companies on StackShare use Heroku
    What companies use Convox?
    7 companies on StackShare use Convox
    What companies use AppScale?
    0 companies on StackShare use AppScale

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Heroku?
    117 tools on StackShare integrate with Heroku
    What tools integrate with Convox?
    5 tools on StackShare integrate with Convox
    What tools integrate with AppScale?
    10 tools on StackShare integrate with AppScale

    What are some alternatives to Heroku, Convox, 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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