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Google Cloud DNS vs Middleman: What are the differences?

What is Google Cloud DNS? Reliable, resilient, low-latency DNS serving from Google’s worldwide network of Anycast DNS servers. Use Google's infrastructure for production quality, high volume DNS serving. Your users will have reliable, low-latency access to Google's infrastructure from anywhere in the world using our network of Anycast name servers.

What is Middleman? A static site generator using all the shortcuts and tools in modern web development. Middleman is a command-line tool for creating static websites using all the shortcuts and tools of the modern web development environment.

Google Cloud DNS belongs to "DNS Management" category of the tech stack, while Middleman can be primarily classified under "Static Site Generators".

Some of the features offered by Google Cloud DNS are:

  • High performance, reliable DNS service
  • Easy to use, customizable to your needs
  • Manage records for all your services

On the other hand, Middleman provides the following key features:

  • Sass for DRY stylesheets
  • CoffeeScript for safer and less verbose javascript
  • Multiple asset management solutions, including Sprockets

"Backed by Google" is the top reason why over 6 developers like Google Cloud DNS, while over 17 developers mention "Rails for static sites" as the leading cause for choosing Middleman.

Middleman is an open source tool with 6.49K GitHub stars and 696 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Middleman's open source repository on GitHub.

According to the StackShare community, Middleman has a broader approval, being mentioned in 32 company stacks & 17 developers stacks; compared to Google Cloud DNS, which is listed in 31 company stacks and 5 developer stacks.

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Pros of Google Cloud DNS
Pros of Middleman
  • 9
    Backed by Google
  • 6
    High-availability
  • 5
    Reliable
  • 4
    High volume
  • 3
    Inexpensive
  • 3
    High-Performance
  • 3
    Low-latency
  • 3
    Anycast DNS servers
  • 19
    Rails for static sites
  • 17
    Live reload
  • 16
    Erb, haml, slim
  • 6
    Easy setup
  • 3
    Emacs org-mode integration by middleman-org
  • 1
    Make front-end easy and rock solid again

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Cons of Google Cloud DNS
Cons of Middleman
  • 2
    Lack of privacy
  • 1
    Backed by Google
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    What is Google Cloud DNS?

    Use Google's infrastructure for production quality, high volume DNS serving. Your users will have reliable, low-latency access to Google's infrastructure from anywhere in the world using our network of Anycast name servers.

    What is Middleman?

    Middleman is a command-line tool for creating static websites using all the shortcuts and tools of the modern web development environment.

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      DNSimple provides the tools you need to manage your domains. We offer both a carefully crafted web interface for managing your domains and DNS records, as well as an HTTP API with various code libraries and tools. Buy, connect, operate!
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