Serverless vs. Kubeless vs. Knative

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What is Serverless?

Build applications comprised of microservices that run in response to events, auto-scale for you, and only charge you when they run. This lowers the total cost of maintaining your apps, enabling you to build more logic, faster. The Framework uses new event-driven compute services, like AWS Lambda, Google CloudFunctions, and more.

What is Kubeless?

Kubeless is a Kubernetes native serverless Framework. Kubeless supports both HTTP and event based functions triggers. It has a serverless plugin, a graphical user interface and multiple runtimes, including Python and Node.js.

What is Knative?

Knative provides a set of middleware components that are essential to build modern, source-centric, and container-based applications that can run anywhere: on premises, in the cloud, or even in a third-party data center
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What are the cons of using Serverless?
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What are the cons of using Knative?
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What companies use Serverless?
146 companies on StackShare use Serverless
What companies use Kubeless?
1 companies on StackShare use Kubeless
What companies use Knative?
0 companies on StackShare use Knative
What tools integrate with Serverless?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with Serverless
What tools integrate with Kubeless?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with Kubeless
What tools integrate with Knative?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Knative

What are some alternatives to Serverless, Kubeless, and Knative?

  • AWS Lambda - Automatically run code in response to modifications to objects in Amazon S3 buckets, messages in Kinesis streams, or updates in DynamoDB
  • Zappa - Deploy all Python WSGI applications on AWS Lambda + API Gateway.
  • Cloud Functions for Firebase - Run your mobile backend code without managing servers
  • Google Cloud Functions - A serverless environment to build and connect cloud services

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