Azure DevOps vs Bitrise: What are the differences?
Azure DevOps: Services for teams to share code, track work, and ship software. Azure DevOps provides unlimited private Git hosting, cloud build for continuous integration, agile planning, and release management for continuous delivery to the cloud and on-premises. Includes broad IDE support; Bitrise: Automate your mobile app development from building through testing to deployment. In short Bitrise is a Continous Integration and Delivery (CI/CD) Platform as a Service (PaaS) with a main focus on mobile app development (iOS, Android). You can automate the testing and deployment of your apps with just a few clicks. When you trigger a build a Virtual Machine is assigned to host your build and your defined Workflow (series of Steps scripts) will be executed, step by step.
Azure DevOps can be classified as a tool in the "Project Management" category, while Bitrise is grouped under "Mobile Continuous Integration".
Some of the features offered by Azure DevOps are:
- Agile Tools: kanban boards, backlogs, scrum boards
- Reporting: dashboards, widgets, Power BI
- Git: free private repositories, pull requests
On the other hand, Bitrise provides the following key features:
- Continuous Delivery
- Hosted Environment
- Customizable Workflows
"Complete and powerful" is the top reason why over 11 developers like Azure DevOps, while over 10 developers mention "Easy setup" as the leading cause for choosing Bitrise.
Schlumberger, Poq, and simplement-e are some of the popular companies that use Azure DevOps, whereas Bitrise is used by Bitrise, ZeeMee, and Multunus. Azure DevOps has a broader approval, being mentioned in 79 company stacks & 68 developers stacks; compared to Bitrise, which is listed in 29 company stacks and 14 developer stacks.