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AWX vs Tower: What are the differences?

Developers describe AWX as "Centralize and control your IT infrastructure with a visual dashboard". AWX provides a web-based user interface, REST API, and task engine built on top of Ansible. It is the upstream project for Tower, a commercial derivative of AWX. Ansible Towers powers enterprise automation by adding control, security and delegation capabilities to Ansible environments. On the other hand, Tower is detailed as "The most powerful Git client for Mac & Windows". Use all of Git's powerful feature set - in a GUI that makes you more productive.

AWX can be classified as a tool in the "Server Configuration and Automation" category, while Tower is grouped under "Source Code Management Desktop Apps".

AWX is an open source tool with 6.17K GitHub stars and 1.4K GitHub forks. Here's a link to AWX's open source repository on GitHub.

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What is AWX?

AWX provides a web-based user interface, REST API, and task engine built on top of Ansible. It is the upstream project for Tower, a commercial derivative of AWX. Ansible Towers powers enterprise automation by adding control, security and delegation capabilities to Ansible environments.

What is Tower?

Use all of Git's powerful feature set - in a GUI that makes you more productive.
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