Consul vs. Eureka

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Description

What is Consul?

Consul is a tool for service discovery and configuration. Consul is distributed, highly available, and extremely scalable.

What is Eureka?

Eureka is a REST (Representational State Transfer) based service that is primarily used in the AWS cloud for locating services for the purpose of load balancing and failover of middle-tier servers.

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Cons

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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use Consul?
108 companies on StackShare use Consul
What companies use Eureka?
7 companies on StackShare use Eureka

Integrations

What tools integrate with Consul?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with Consul
What tools integrate with Eureka?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Eureka

What are some alternatives to Consul and Eureka?

  • Zookeeper - Because coordinating distributed systems is a Zoo
  • etcd - A distributed consistent key-value store for shared configuration and service discovery
  • Serf - Service orchestration and management tool
  • SmartStack - Automated service discovery and registration framework

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