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Dokku vs Flynn: What are the differences?

Dokku: Docker powered mini-Heroku in around 100 lines of Bash. Docker powered mini-Heroku. The smallest PaaS implementation you've ever seen; Flynn: Next generation open source platform as a service. Flynn lets you deploy apps with git push and containers. Developers can deploy any app to any cluster in seconds.

Dokku and Flynn can be categorized as "Platform as a Service" tools.

"Simple" is the primary reason why developers consider Dokku over the competitors, whereas "Free" was stated as the key factor in picking Flynn.

Dokku and Flynn are both open source tools. Dokku with 17.6K GitHub stars and 1.44K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Flynn with 7.21K GitHub stars and 531 GitHub forks.

What is Dokku?

Docker powered mini-Heroku. The smallest PaaS implementation you've ever seen.

What is Flynn?

Flynn lets you deploy apps with git push and containers. Developers can deploy any app to any cluster in seconds.
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        What are some alternatives to Dokku and Flynn?
        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.
        Docker
        The Docker Platform is the industry-leading container platform for continuous, high-velocity innovation, enabling organizations to seamlessly build and share any application — from legacy to what comes next — and securely run them anywhere
        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.
        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.
        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.
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        danlangford uses DokkuDokku

        Make deployments to the server as simple as Heroku.

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        good for having a low footprint

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        Ryan Jennings uses DokkuDokku

        paas on digital ocean

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