Rancher vs. Flocker vs. Powerstrip

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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 Flocker?

Flocker is a data volume manager and multi-host Docker cluster management tool. With it you can control your data using the same tools you use for your stateless applications. This means that you can run your databases, queues and key-value stores in Docker and move them around as easily as the rest of your app.

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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Why do developers choose Rancher?
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    Why do developers choose Flocker?
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    Why do developers choose Powerstrip?
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    Cons

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

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

    How much does Rancher cost?
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    How much does Flocker cost?
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    Companies

    What companies use Rancher?
    68 companies on StackShare use Rancher
    What companies use Flocker?
    1 companies on StackShare use Flocker
    What companies use Powerstrip?
    0 companies on StackShare use Powerstrip

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Rancher?
    22 tools on StackShare integrate with Rancher
    What tools integrate with Flocker?
    8 tools on StackShare integrate with Flocker
    What tools integrate with Powerstrip?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Powerstrip

    What are some alternatives to Rancher, Flocker, and Powerstrip?

    • 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 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

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