Consul vs. Eureka vs. SmartStack

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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.

What is SmartStack?

Scaling a web infrastructure requires services, and building a service-oriented infrastructure is hard. Make it EASY, with SmartStack’s automated, transparent service discovery and registration: cruise control for your distributed infrastructure.

Pros

Why do developers choose Consul?
Why do you like Consul?

Why do developers choose Eureka?
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Why do developers choose SmartStack?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Consul?
No Cons submitted yet for Consul
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What are the cons of using Eureka?
No Cons submitted yet for Eureka
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What are the cons of using SmartStack?
No Cons submitted yet for SmartStack
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Pricing

How much does Consul cost?
How much does Eureka cost?
How much does SmartStack cost?

Companies

What companies use Consul?
105 companies on StackShare use Consul
What companies use Eureka?
7 companies on StackShare use Eureka
What companies use SmartStack?
3 companies on StackShare use SmartStack

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 tools integrate with SmartStack?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with SmartStack

What are some alternatives to Consul, Eureka, and SmartStack?

  • 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
  • SkyDNS - Distributed service for announcement and discovery of services

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