What is tsuru?
tsuru is an open source polyglot cloud application platform (PaaS). With tsuru, you don’t need to think about servers at all. You can write apps in the programming language of your choice, back it with add-on resources such as SQL and NoSQL databases, memcached, redis, and many others. You manage your app using the tsuru command-line tool and you deploy code using the Git revision control system, all running on the tsuru infrastructure.
tsuru is a tool in the Platform as a Service category of a tech stack.
tsuru is an open source tool with 4.1K GitHub stars and 508 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to tsuru's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses tsuru?
12 developers on StackShare have stated that they use tsuru.
Pros of tsuru
Very receptive to contributions
Ready for production with docker since 2013
Supports sites with millions of users at globo.com
Tsuru improved our time to market and Devs happiness
Truly opensource - no comercial version
Very easy to try - just one command line
Easy to use
- Fast and secure. The entire process is really simple with no special tools needed, just a simple git push.
- Scaling in Tsuru is completely painless. Just add a unit and Tsuru will take care of everything else.
- Tsuru is built to be extensible. Through services you can provide anything your application needs.
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