Rancher vs. Docker Swarm vs. Kitematic

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Description

What is Rancher?

Rancher is an open source container management platform that includes full distributions of Kubernetes, Apache Mesos and Docker Swarm, and makes it simple to operate container clusters on any cloud or infrastructure platform.

What is Docker Swarm?

Swarm serves the standard Docker API, so any tool which already communicates with a Docker daemon can use Swarm to transparently scale to multiple hosts: Dokku, Compose, Krane, Deis, DockerUI, Shipyard, Drone, Jenkins... and, of course, the Docker client itself.

What is Kitematic?

Simple Docker App management for Mac OS X

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    Cons

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    What are the cons of using Docker Swarm?
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    Pricing

    How much does Rancher cost?
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    Companies

    What companies use Rancher?
    73 companies on StackShare use Rancher
    What companies use Docker Swarm?
    70 companies on StackShare use Docker Swarm
    What companies use Kitematic?
    4 companies on StackShare use Kitematic

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Rancher?
    23 tools on StackShare integrate with Rancher
    What tools integrate with Docker Swarm?
    15 tools on StackShare integrate with Docker Swarm
    What tools integrate with Kitematic?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Kitematic

    What are some alternatives to Rancher, Docker Swarm, and Kitematic?

    • Kubernetes - Manage a cluster of Linux containers as a single system to accelerate Dev and simplify Ops
    • Docker Compose - Define and run multi-container applications with Docker
    • Docker Machine - Machine management for a container-centric world
    • Helm - The Kubernetes Package Manager

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