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Helios vs OpenStack: What are the differences?

What is Helios? Docker container orchestration platform, by Spotify. Helios is a Docker orchestration platform for deploying and managing containers across an entire fleet of servers. Helios provides a HTTP API as well as a command-line client to interact with servers running your containers.

What is OpenStack? Open source software for building private and public clouds. OpenStack is a cloud operating system that controls large pools of compute, storage, and networking resources throughout a datacenter, all managed through a dashboard that gives administrators control while empowering their users to provision resources through a web interface.

Helios can be classified as a tool in the "Container Tools" category, while OpenStack is grouped under "Open Source Cloud".

Some of the features offered by Helios are:

  • Helios is pragmatic.
  • Helios fits into the way you already do ops.
  • Hihgly scalable

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

  • Compute
  • Storage
  • Networking

Helios is an open source tool with 2.01K GitHub stars and 231 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Helios's open source repository on GitHub.

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      Private cloud
    • 34
      Avoid vendor lock-in
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      Flexible in use
    • 4
      Industry leader
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      Supported by many companies in top500
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    What is Helios?

    Helios is a Docker orchestration platform for deploying and managing containers across an entire fleet of servers. Helios provides a HTTP API as well as a command-line client to interact with servers running your containers.

    What is OpenStack?

    OpenStack is a cloud operating system that controls large pools of compute, storage, and networking resources throughout a datacenter, all managed through a dashboard that gives administrators control while empowering their users to provision resources through a web interface.

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    What are some alternatives to Helios and OpenStack?
    Apollo
    Build a universal GraphQL API on top of your existing REST APIs, so you can ship new application features fast without waiting on backend changes.
    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.
    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.
    Helm
    Helm is the best way to find, share, and use software built for Kubernetes.
    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.
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    How developers use Helios and OpenStack
    Avatar of STILLWATER SUPERCOMPUTING INC
    STILLWATER SUPERCOMPUTING INC uses OpenStackOpenStack

    IaaS for our core private cloud, and with AWS, HP Helion, and Rackspace to burst to public clouds to create a multi-sourced hybrid cloud setup.

    Avatar of Yechan Kim
    Yechan Kim uses OpenStackOpenStack

    ํ•„์ž๊ฐ€ ์˜จ๊ฐ– ์„œ๋ฒ„์‚ฌ์ด๋“œ ์ง€์‹๋“ค์„ ์‚ฝ์งˆํ•˜๊ณ  ์ตํž ์ˆ˜ ์žˆ์—ˆ๋˜ ๊ฐ€์žฅ ํฐ ์ด์œ . ํ˜„๋Œ€ ํผ๋ธ”๋ฆญ/ํ”„๋ผ์ด๋น— ํด๋ผ์šฐ๋“œ ํ™˜๊ฒฝ์„ ๋ง‰๋ก ํ•˜๊ณ  ๊ฐ€์žฅ ํ‘œ์ค€์ด ๋˜๋Š” ํด๋ผ์šฐ๋“œ ํ”Œ๋žซํผ์ด๋‹ค.

    Avatar of SHOUTca.st
    SHOUTca.st uses OpenStackOpenStack

    Used for object storage + public cloud for a few machines

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