Kraken by Uber vs Quay.io: What are the differences?
Developers describe Kraken by Uber as "P2P Docker registry capable of distributing TBs of data in seconds". A P2P-powered Docker registry that focuses on scalability and availability. It is designed for Docker image management, replication and distribution in a hybrid cloud environment. On the other hand, Quay.io is detailed as "Secure hosting for private Docker repositories". Simply upload your Dockerfile (and any additional files it needs) and we'll build your Dockerfile into an image and push it to your repository.
Kraken by Uber and Quay.io can be primarily classified as "Docker Registry" tools.
Some of the features offered by Kraken by Uber are:
- Highly scalable
- Highly available
On the other hand, Quay.io provides the following key features:
- Secure - Your data is transferred using SSL at all times and encrypted when at rest. More information available in our security guide
- Shareable - Have to share a repository? No problem! Share with anyone you choose
- Cloud Hosted - Accessible from anywhere, anytime
Kraken by Uber is an open source tool with 2.75K GitHub stars and 121 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Kraken by Uber's open source repository on GitHub.