Heroku vs. AppScale vs. Engine Yard Cloud

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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 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.

What is Engine Yard Cloud?

The Engine Yard Platform as a Service (PaaS) is a product family that leverages open source technologies to orchestrate and automate the configuration, deployment and management of applications on multiple infrastructures.

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    Pricing

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    Companies

    What companies use Heroku?
    1418 companies on StackShare use Heroku
    What companies use AppScale?
    0 companies on StackShare use AppScale
    What companies use Engine Yard Cloud?
    8 companies on StackShare use Engine Yard Cloud

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Heroku?
    117 tools on StackShare integrate with Heroku
    What tools integrate with AppScale?
    10 tools on StackShare integrate with AppScale
    What tools integrate with Engine Yard Cloud?
    19 tools on StackShare integrate with Engine Yard Cloud

    What are some alternatives to Heroku, AppScale, and Engine Yard Cloud?

    • 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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