Kubecost vs DevSpace for Kubernetes: What are the differences?
What is Kubecost? Optimize your Kubernetes. Created by a team of ex-Google cloud engineers / product managers that came together after seeing the challenges from managing microservice-based infrastructure at scale.
What is DevSpace for Kubernetes? The Fastest Developer Tool for Kubernetes. It is an open-source developer tool for Kubernetes that lets you develop and deploy cloud-native software faster. It is a client-only CLI tool that runs on your machine and works with any Kubernetes cluster. You can use it to automate image building and deployments, to develop software directly inside Kubernetes and to streamline workflows across your team as well as across dev, staging and production.
Kubecost and DevSpace for Kubernetes can be primarily classified as "Container" tools.
Some of the features offered by Kubecost are:
- Cost monitoring
- Cost allocation
- Out of cluster costs
On the other hand, DevSpace for Kubernetes provides the following key features:
- Automated Image Building with devspace build
- Automated Deployment with devspace deploy
- Efficient In-Cluster Development with devspace dev
Kubecost is an open source tool with 738 GitHub stars and 67 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Kubecost's open source repository on GitHub.