Buddy vs Deployer

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Buddy

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Deployer

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Buddy vs Deployer: What are the differences?

Developers describe Buddy as "Build, test and deploy on push in seconds". Git platform for web and software developers with Docker-based tools for Continuous Integration and Deployment. On the other hand, Deployer is detailed as "Deployment Tool for PHP". A deployment tool written in PHP with support for popular frameworks out of the box.

Buddy and Deployer belong to "Continuous Deployment" category of the tech stack.

Some of the features offered by Buddy are:

  • Automatic deployments on push to branch
  • Docker-based builds and tests
  • 10-minute setup of complete environment

On the other hand, Deployer provides the following key features:

  • Simple setup process and a minimal learning curve
  • Ready to use recipes for most frameworks
  • Parallel execution without extensions

"Docker" is the top reason why over 49 developers like Buddy, while over 7 developers mention "Simply to use" as the leading cause for choosing Deployer.

Deployer is an open source tool with 6.93K GitHub stars and 986 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Deployer's open source repository on GitHub.

According to the StackShare community, Buddy has a broader approval, being mentioned in 20 company stacks & 13 developers stacks; compared to Deployer, which is listed in 8 company stacks and 5 developer stacks.

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Pros of Buddy
Pros of Deployer
  • 56
    Easy setup
  • 53
    Docker
  • 50
    Continuous Integration
  • 49
    Integrations
  • 46
    Beautiful dashboard
  • 45
    Git hosting
  • 43
    Free
  • 41
    Unlimited pipelines
  • 39
    Backup
  • 39
    Monitoring
  • 37
    Great UX
  • 32
    On-Premises
  • 31
    Awesome support
  • 6
    AWS Integrations
  • 5
    Great UI
  • 3
    Bitbucket integration
  • 3
    Slack integration
  • 3
    Simple deployments
  • 3
    Hosted internally (Enterprise)
  • 3
    Continuous deployment
  • 2
    Github integration
  • 2
    UI and YML configuration
  • 2
    Node.js support
  • 2
    Azure integration
  • 2
    Amazing + free
  • 1
    Support for build pipelines
  • 1
    Docker support
  • 1
    Gitlab integration
  • 1
    Android support
  • 1
    Pushover integration
  • 1
    DigitalOcean integration
  • 1
    UpCloud integration
  • 1
    Shopify integration
  • 0
    New Relic integration
  • 0
    Rollbar integration
  • 0
    Sentry integration
  • 0
    Loggly integration
  • 0
    Datadog integration
  • 0
    Bugsnag integration
  • 0
    Honeybadger integration
  • 0
    Telegram integration
  • 0
    HipChat integration
  • 0
    Discord integration
  • 0
    Pushbulet integration
  • 0
    AWS integration
  • 0
    Slack Integration
  • 0
    Google Cloud integration
  • 0
    Heroku integration
  • 0
    Rackspace integration
  • 0
    Kubernetes support
  • 8
    Simply to use
  • 7
    Easy to customize
  • 6
    Easy setup

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Cons of Buddy
Cons of Deployer
  • 1
    Deleted account after 1 month of not pushing code
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    What is Buddy?

    Git platform for web and software developers with Docker-based tools for Continuous Integration and Deployment.

    What is Deployer?

    A deployment tool written in PHP with support for popular frameworks out of the box

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    What are some alternatives to Buddy and Deployer?
    AWS CodePipeline
    CodePipeline builds, tests, and deploys your code every time there is a code change, based on the release process models you define.
    Spinnaker
    Created at Netflix, it has been battle-tested in production by hundreds of teams over millions of deployments. It combines a powerful and flexible pipeline management system with integrations to the major cloud providers.
    Google Cloud Build
    Cloud Build lets you build software quickly across all languages. Get complete control over defining custom workflows for building, testing, and deploying across multiple environments such as VMs, serverless, Kubernetes, or Firebase.
    DeployBot
    DeployBot makes it simple to deploy your work anywhere. You can compile or process your code in a Docker container on our infrastructure, and we'll copy it to your servers once everything has been successfully built.
    Cloud 66
    Cloud 66 makes Ops easy for developers. It is a single tool built for developers to build, configure and maintain servers and Docker containers on your own servers.
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