Heroku vs. DigitalOcean



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Description

What is Heroku?

Heroku is a cloud application platform – a new way of building and deploying web apps. Heroku lets app developers spend 100% of their time on their application code, not managing servers, deployment, ongoing operations, or scaling.

What is DigitalOcean?

We take the complexities out of cloud hosting by offering blazing fast, on-demand SSD cloud servers, straightforward pricing, a simple API, and an easy-to-use control panel.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Heroku?
Why do you like Heroku?

Why do developers choose DigitalOcean?
Why do you like DigitalOcean?

Cons

What are the cons of using Heroku?
Downsides of Heroku?

What are the cons of using DigitalOcean?
Downsides of DigitalOcean?

Pricing

How much does Heroku cost?
Heroku Pricing
How much does DigitalOcean cost?
DigitalOcean Pricing

Companies

What companies use Heroku?
1755 companies on StackShare use Heroku
What companies use DigitalOcean?
1107 companies on StackShare use DigitalOcean

Integrations

What tools integrate with Heroku?
117 tools on StackShare integrate with Heroku
What tools integrate with DigitalOcean?
30 tools on StackShare integrate with DigitalOcean

What are some alternatives to Heroku and DigitalOcean?

  • Google App Engine - Build web applications on the same scalable systems that power Google applications
  • AWS Elastic Beanstalk - Quickly deploy and manage applications in the AWS cloud.
  • Apollo - GraphQL server for Express, Connect, Hapi, Koa and more
  • OpenShift - Red Hat's free Platform as a Service (PaaS) for hosting Java, PHP, Ruby, Python, Node.js, and Perl apps.

See all alternatives to Heroku

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