GitHub vs. GitLab vs. Perforce



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Description

What is GitHub?

GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over three million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.

What is GitLab?

GitLab offers git repository management, code reviews, issue tracking, activity feeds and wikis. Enterprises install GitLab on-premise and connect it with LDAP and Active Directory servers for secure authentication and authorization. A single GitLab server can handle more than 25,000 users but it is also possible to create a high availability setup with multiple active servers.

What is Perforce?

Visibility, access control, workflow and code management for Git environments. Flexibility of collaborating on the same codebase and code reviews using any combination of Perforce and Git workflows and tools without compromise.

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Pros

Why do developers choose GitHub?
Why do you like GitHub?

Why do developers choose GitLab?
Why do you like GitLab?

Why do developers choose Perforce?
Why do you like Perforce?

Cons

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

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

What are the cons of using Perforce?
No Cons submitted yet for Perforce
Downsides of Perforce?

Pricing

How much does GitHub cost?
GitHub Pricing
How much does GitLab cost?
GitLab Pricing
How much does Perforce cost?

Companies

What companies use GitHub?
5614 companies on StackShare use GitHub
What companies use GitLab?
1466 companies on StackShare use GitLab
What companies use Perforce?
1 companies on StackShare use Perforce

Integrations

What tools integrate with GitHub?
268 tools on StackShare integrate with GitHub
What tools integrate with GitLab?
55 tools on StackShare integrate with GitLab
What tools integrate with Perforce?
6 tools on StackShare integrate with Perforce

What are some alternatives to GitHub, GitLab, and Perforce?

  • Bitbucket - One place to plan projects, collaborate on code, test and deploy, all with free private repositories.
  • GitHub Enterprise - The on-premises version of GitHub, which you can deploy and manage in your own, secure environment
  • AWS CodeCommit - Fully-managed source control service that makes it easy for companies to host secure and highly scalable private Git repositories
  • Gogs - A self-hosted Git service written in Go

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