Kubernetes vs. Docker Compose vs. Powerstrip



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Description

What is Kubernetes?

Kubernetes is an open source orchestration system for Docker containers. It handles scheduling onto nodes in a compute cluster and actively manages workloads to ensure that their state matches the users declared intentions.

What is Docker Compose?

With Compose, you define a multi-container application in a single file, then spin your application up in a single command which does everything that needs to be done to get it running.

What is Powerstrip?

Powerstrip is implemented as a configurable, pluggable HTTP proxy for the Docker API which lets you plug multiple Docker extension prototypes into the same Docker daemon. For example, you can have a storage adapter (e.g. Flocker) running alongside a networking adapter (e.g. Weave), all playing nice with your choice of orchestration framework.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Kubernetes?
Why do you like Kubernetes?

Why do developers choose Docker Compose?
Why do you like Docker Compose?

Why do developers choose Powerstrip?
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Cons

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

What are the cons of using Docker Compose?
Downsides of Docker Compose?

What are the cons of using Powerstrip?
No Cons submitted yet for Powerstrip
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Pricing

How much does Kubernetes cost?
How much does Docker Compose cost?
How much does Powerstrip cost?

Companies

What companies use Kubernetes?
976 companies on StackShare use Kubernetes
What companies use Docker Compose?
827 companies on StackShare use Docker Compose
What companies use Powerstrip?
0 companies on StackShare use Powerstrip

Integrations

What tools integrate with Kubernetes?
63 tools on StackShare integrate with Kubernetes
What tools integrate with Docker Compose?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with Docker Compose
What tools integrate with Powerstrip?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Powerstrip

What are some alternatives to Kubernetes, Docker Compose, and Powerstrip?

  • Rancher - Open Source Platform for Running a Private Container Service
  • Docker Swarm - Native clustering for Docker. Turn a pool of Docker hosts into a single, virtual host.
  • Docker Machine - Machine management for a container-centric world
  • Helm - The Kubernetes Package Manager

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