Jenkins vs. Gradle

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What is Jenkins?

In a nutshell Jenkins CI is the leading open-source continuous integration server. Built with Java, it provides over 300 plugins to support building and testing virtually any project.

What is Gradle?

Gradle is a build tool with a focus on build automation and support for multi-language development. If you are building, testing, publishing, and deploying software on any platform, Gradle offers a flexible model that can support the entire development lifecycle from compiling and packaging code to publishing web sites.
Why do developers choose Jenkins?
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Why do developers choose Gradle?
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What are the cons of using Jenkins?
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What are the cons of using Gradle?
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Want advice about which of these to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

What companies use Jenkins?
2253 companies on StackShare use Jenkins
What companies use Gradle?
601 companies on StackShare use Gradle
What tools integrate with Jenkins?
62 tools on StackShare integrate with Jenkins
What tools integrate with Gradle?
11 tools on StackShare integrate with Gradle

What are some alternatives to Jenkins and Gradle?

  • Travis CI - A hosted continuous integration service for open source and private projects
  • CircleCI - Automate your development process quickly, safely, and at scale
  • Codeship - Codeship is a Continuous Integration Platform in the cloud.
  • GitLab CI - GitLab has integrated CI to test, build and deploy your code

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