Beanstalk vs Gogs: What are the differences?
What is Beanstalk? Private code hosting for teams. A single process to commit code, review with the team, and deploy the final result to your customers.
What is Gogs? A self-hosted Git service written in Go. The goal of this project is to make the easiest, fastest and most painless way to set up a self-hosted Git service. With Go, this can be done in independent binary distribution across ALL platforms that Go supports, including Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows.
Beanstalk and Gogs can be primarily classified as "Code Collaboration & Version Control" tools.
Some of the features offered by Beanstalk are:
- Setup and manage repositories- Import or create Subversion and Git repositories that are instantly available to your team.
- Invite team members, partners & clients- Restrict access to certain repos and provide read-only or full read/write permissions.
- Browse files and changes- Every version of every file you’ve committed to Beanstalk is just a click away. See a timeline of who made changes and view the differences between revisions. Syntax highlighting for over 70 languages.
On the other hand, Gogs provides the following key features:
- Activity timeline
- SSH/HTTP(S) protocol support
- SMTP/LDAP/reverse proxy authentication support
"Ftp deploy" is the top reason why over 13 developers like Beanstalk, while over 32 developers mention "Self-hosted github like service" as the leading cause for choosing Gogs.
Gogs is an open source tool with 30.8K GitHub stars and 3.56K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Gogs's open source repository on GitHub.
Accenture, Docplanner, and UNION are some of the popular companies that use Beanstalk, whereas Gogs is used by GameDuell, Write.as, and OSInet. Beanstalk has a broader approval, being mentioned in 21 company stacks & 8 developers stacks; compared to Gogs, which is listed in 9 company stacks and 10 developer stacks.