Lita vs Pagerbot: What are the differences?
Lita: ChatOps for Ruby. Lita is a chat bot written in Ruby with persistent storage provided by Redis. It uses a plugin system to connect to different chat services and to provide new behavior. The plugin system uses the familiar tools of the Ruby ecosystem: RubyGems and Bundler; Pagerbot: Manage Pagerduty on-call schedules from within your internal chat channels. Pagerbot is a bot that makes managing PagerDuty on-call schedules easier. It currently supports IRC and slack, and can be easily deployed to heroku.
Lita and Pagerbot can be categorized as "ChatOps" tools.
Some of the features offered by Lita are:
- Automate tasks
- Built with Ruby
- Free and open source
On the other hand, Pagerbot provides the following key features:
- Supports both Slack and IRC
- Built-in admin panel
- Simple plugin architecture
Lita and Pagerbot are both open source tools. Lita with 1.56K GitHub stars and 161 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Pagerbot with 258 GitHub stars and 87 GitHub forks.