Dokku vs Engine Yard Cloud: What are the differences?
Developers describe Dokku as "Docker powered mini-Heroku in around 100 lines of Bash". Docker powered mini-Heroku. The smallest PaaS implementation you've ever seen. On the other hand, Engine Yard Cloud is detailed as "Deploy and scale Rails applications in the cloud". The Engine Yard Platform as a Service (PaaS) is a product family that leverages open source technologies to orchestrate and automate the configuration, deployment and management of applications on multiple infrastructures.
Dokku and Engine Yard Cloud can be categorized as "Platform as a Service" tools.
"Simple" is the primary reason why developers consider Dokku over the competitors, whereas "Great customer support" was stated as the key factor in picking Engine Yard Cloud.
Dokku is an open source tool with 17.7K GitHub stars and 1.44K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Dokku's open source repository on GitHub.
MAK IT, Hostr, and Vufuzi are some of the popular companies that use Dokku, whereas Engine Yard Cloud is used by ChallengePost, Concordia Technology Solutions, and CoolWorks. Dokku has a broader approval, being mentioned in 24 company stacks & 7 developers stacks; compared to Engine Yard Cloud, which is listed in 8 company stacks and 4 developer stacks.