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Cloud Foundry Alternatives & Competitors

(18)4.0 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to Cloud Foundry? Tons of people want Cloud Platform as a Service (PaaS) Software to help with application deployment and development tools. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. We have compiled a list of Cloud Platform as a Service (PaaS) Software that reviewers voted best overall compared to Cloud Foundry. Based on reviewer data you can see how Cloud Foundry stacks up to the competition, check reviews from current & previous users, and find the best fit for your business. AWS Lambda, AWS Elastic Beanstalk, Salesforce Heroku, and Kubernetes are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Cloud Foundry.

Top Alternatives to Cloud Foundry

  • AWS Lambda
  • AWS Elastic Beanstalk
  • Salesforce Heroku
  • Kubernetes
  • Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS)

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to Cloud Foundry

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  1. AWS Lambda

    (589)4.5 out of 5

    Run code without thinking about servers. Pay for only the compute time you consume.

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  2. Run code without thinking about servers. Pay for only the compute time you consume.

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    Emma W.
    EW
    AWS Lambda is an outstanding calculating device that authorizes the users to run and achieve their computation codes in a very impressive manner without updating the servers. It boosts the...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, AWS Lambda is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    Easier to set up
    Better at support
    #2
    #2
  3. AWS Elastic Beanstalk

    (89)4.1 out of 5

    AWS Elastic Beanstalk is an easy-to-use service for deploying and scaling web applications and services developed with Java, .NET, PHP, Node.js, Python, Ruby, Go, and Docker on familiar servers such as Apache, Nginx, Passenger, and IIS.

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  4. AWS Elastic Beanstalk is an easy-to-use service for deploying and scaling web applications and services developed with Java, .NET, PHP, Node.js, Python, Ruby, Go, and Docker on familiar servers such as Apache, Nginx, Passenger, and IIS.

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    BW
    The prescriptive approach to deploying an auto-scaling application.

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, AWS Elastic Beanstalk is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    Better at meeting requirements
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    #3
  5. Salesforce Heroku

    (89)4.3 out of 5

    Heroku is a open language cloud application platform and supports Ruby, Java, Python, Clojure, Scala, Node.js. and custom language buildpacks.

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  6. Heroku is a open language cloud application platform and supports Ruby, Java, Python, Clojure, Scala, Node.js. and custom language buildpacks.

    Categories in common with Cloud Foundry:

    Molly M. C.
    MC
    Salesforce Heroku, is an ideal tool for all types of developers who want to upload their applications to the cloud, you can work as a test error, running the applications, which are in the database...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, Salesforce Heroku is:

    Easier to set up
    Better at meeting requirements
    Easier to admin
    #4
    #4
  7. Kubernetes

    (45)4.4 out of 5

    Kubernetes is a Linux container management tool.

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  8. Kubernetes is a Linux container management tool.

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    MH
    Easy deploy and manage of microservices. Scale and deploy fast. You can deploy Kubernetes in On-Prem and cloud environment like Google, Azure and AWS.

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, Kubernetes is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    Better at support
    Easier to do business with
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    #5
  9. Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS)

    (243)4.3 out of 5

    Amazon EC2 Container Service (ECS) is a container management service that supports Docker containers and allows users to easily run applications on a managed cluster of Amazon EC2 instances.

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  10. Amazon EC2 Container Service (ECS) is a container management service that supports Docker containers and allows users to easily run applications on a managed cluster of Amazon EC2 instances.

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    Gaurav P.
    GP
    - Almost similar to Docker - One of the best load balancing is done by ECS - Inter AWS products are connected so well - Scalable - Memory is well optimised so cost is also not much -...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS) is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
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    #6
  11. Rancher

    (16)4.4 out of 5

    Rancher is an open-source platform for managing containers that provides a full set of infrastructure services for containers, including networking, storage services, host management and load balancing, work across any infrastructure, and make it simple to reliably deploy and manage applications.

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  12. Rancher is an open-source platform for managing containers that provides a full set of infrastructure services for containers, including networking, storage services, host management and load balancing, work across any infrastructure, and make it simple to reliably deploy and manage applications.

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    AC
    rancher allows you to easily install and maintain complex container orchestration systems

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, Rancher is:

    Easier to admin
    More usable
    Better at support
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    #7
  13. Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform

    (50)4.4 out of 5

    Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform is a platform for creating and deploying any application, quickly and easily, on virtually any infrastructure.

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  14. Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform is a platform for creating and deploying any application, quickly and easily, on virtually any infrastructure.

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    UI
    It's great that it works with kubernetes and works with openstack. I also think it works well for complex systems.

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform is:

    Easier to admin
    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    #8
    #8
  15. Google App Engine

    (166)4.0 out of 5

    Google App Engine offers users the ability to build and host web applications on Google's infrastructure. Supercharge your app with services such as Task Queue, XMPP, and Cloud SQL. Manage your app with a simple, web-based dashboard allowing you to customize app performance.

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  16. Google App Engine offers users the ability to build and host web applications on Google's infrastructure. Supercharge your app with services such as Task Queue, XMPP, and Cloud SQL. Manage your app with a simple, web-based dashboard allowing you to customize app performance.

    Categories in common with Cloud Foundry:

    AE
    Google App Engine is a Platform as a Service and cloud computing platform for developing and hosting web applications in Google-managed data centers.

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, Google App Engine is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    Better at meeting requirements
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    #9
  17. AWS Fargate

    (20)4.6 out of 5

    AWS Fargate is a technology for Amazon ECS and EKS that allows you to run containers without having to manage servers or clusters. AWS Fargate removes the need for you to interact with or think about servers or clusters.

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  18. AWS Fargate is a technology for Amazon ECS and EKS that allows you to run containers without having to manage servers or clusters. AWS Fargate removes the need for you to interact with or think about servers or clusters.

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    JS
    i have been working with AWS Fargate for 1-2 years , and as a cloud architect it's a boon for me , as we all know currently companies are moving towards containers for developing and managing...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, AWS Fargate is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at meeting requirements
    More usable
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  19. Salesforce Platform

    (146)4.4 out of 5

    Platform as a Service (PaaS) eliminates the expense and complexity of evaluating, buying, configuring, and managing all the hardware and software needed for custom-built applications.

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  20. Platform as a Service (PaaS) eliminates the expense and complexity of evaluating, buying, configuring, and managing all the hardware and software needed for custom-built applications.

    Categories in common with Cloud Foundry:

    Venkat Iyer M.
    VM
    I have been using the Salesforce Platform for almost 4 years now having previously worked with Oracle Cloud and AWS. In my experience, Salesforce is by far the most complete platform that comes...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, Salesforce Platform is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    Better at meeting requirements
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    #11
  21. Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

    (31)4.0 out of 5

    Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) is a solution that optimizes the configuration of popular open-source tools and technologies specifically for Azure, it provides an open solution that offers portability for both users containers and users application configuration.

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  22. Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) is a solution that optimizes the configuration of popular open-source tools and technologies specifically for Azure, it provides an open solution that offers portability for both users containers and users application configuration.

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    Karolis R.
    KR
    Apparently it already has version 1, which is quite good and comforting when compared to other platforms as a service. It's also Open Source, written in Go so I really like it from developers...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
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  23. Mirantis Kubernetes Engine (formerly Docker Enterprise)

    (228)4.4 out of 5

    Mirantis Kubernetes Engine (formerly Docker Enterprise) is the world's leading software container platform to build, ship, and run any app anywhere.

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  24. Mirantis Kubernetes Engine (formerly Docker Enterprise) is the world's leading software container platform to build, ship, and run any app anywhere.

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    Ramzi D.
    RD
    OpenStack, KaaS, Docker,Container Cloud.

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, Mirantis Kubernetes Engine (formerly Docker Enterprise) is:

    Easier to set up
    Better at meeting requirements
    Easier to do business with
    #13
    #13
  25. Dokku

    (55)4.2 out of 5

    The smallest PaaS implementation you've ever seen. Docker powered mini-Heroku in around 200 lines of Bash

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  26. The smallest PaaS implementation you've ever seen. Docker powered mini-Heroku in around 200 lines of Bash

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    Michael S.
    MS
    It allowed me to have a private cloud setup similar to Heroku, without worrying about "sleep" time or paying unnecessary fees.

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, Dokku is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    #14
    #14
  27. ServiceNow Now Platform

    (248)4.0 out of 5

    The Now Platform delivers a System of Action for the enterprise. Using a single data model, it makes it easy to create contextual workflows and automate business processes. The platform's Intelligent Automation Engine combines machine learning with automated actions to dramatically reduce costs and speed time‑to‑resolution.

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  28. The Now Platform delivers a System of Action for the enterprise. Using a single data model, it makes it easy to create contextual workflows and automate business processes. The platform's Intelligent Automation Engine combines machine learning with automated actions to dramatically reduce costs and speed time‑to‑resolution.

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    Bennett M.
    BM
    The Now Platform is an extensible enterprise cloud solution that enables organizations to manage and expand Service Management capabilities throughout the enterprise.

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, ServiceNow Now Platform is:

    Easier to admin
    Better at meeting requirements
    More expensive
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    #15
  29. Morpheus

    (13)4.7 out of 5

    Morpheus is the DevOps for Enterprise IT, allowing IT and technology leaders to save time, money and sanity by providing automatic logging, monitoring, alerts, one-click provisioning and more. Morpheus also solves common IT headaches like Shadow IT, cloud-lock, and impossible cloud migration.

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  30. Morpheus is the DevOps for Enterprise IT, allowing IT and technology leaders to save time, money and sanity by providing automatic logging, monitoring, alerts, one-click provisioning and more. Morpheus also solves common IT headaches like Shadow IT, cloud-lock, and impossible cloud migration.

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    Tanmoy D.
    TD
    While most solutions we looked at took months to get set up, Morpheus was ready in less than a day. They’ve really just thought through everything with this product. I love it.

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, Morpheus is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    Better at meeting requirements
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    #16
  31. Plesk

    (193)4.4 out of 5

    Plesk is a cloud-based web hosting control panel that helps run, automate and grow applications, websites and hosting businesses in more than 26 languages across 140 countries in the world. 50% of the top 100 worldwide service providers are partnering with Plesk today.

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  32. Plesk is a cloud-based web hosting control panel that helps run, automate and grow applications, websites and hosting businesses in more than 26 languages across 140 countries in the world. 50% of the top 100 worldwide service providers are partnering with Plesk today.

    Categories in common with Cloud Foundry:

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    Provide multiple cloud services for infrastructure management and website hosting

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, Plesk is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    Better at meeting requirements
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    #17
  33. Azure Cloud Services

    (21)4.0 out of 5

    Develop, package, and deploy powerful applications and services to the cloud with Azure Cloud Services, and the click of a button. Scale from 1 to 1000 in minutes.

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  34. Develop, package, and deploy powerful applications and services to the cloud with Azure Cloud Services, and the click of a button. Scale from 1 to 1000 in minutes.

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    Jhon Jaiver S.
    JS
    I like that it has a clean and easy to manage platform, it is an advantage over other platforms. It allows me to deploy services with just a few clicks, it is undoubtedly one of the best platforms...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, Azure Cloud Services is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    Easier to set up
    More expensive
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    #18
  35. Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE)

    (173)4.5 out of 5

    Google Kubernetes Engine is a managed, production-ready environment for deploying containerized applications at scale.

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  36. Google Kubernetes Engine is a managed, production-ready environment for deploying containerized applications at scale.

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    CL
    Seemless integration with docker and wel mentained documentation

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
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    #19
  37. SAP Cloud Platform

    (124)4.3 out of 5

    SAP Cloud Platform powers applications that deliver real-time insights to drive more effective and timely decision making. Dramatically accelerate analytics, business processes, sentiment data processing, and predictive capabilities to run your business in real-time.

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  38. SAP Cloud Platform powers applications that deliver real-time insights to drive more effective and timely decision making. Dramatically accelerate analytics, business processes, sentiment data processing, and predictive capabilities to run your business in real-time.

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    niranjan r.
    NR
    We can access the cloud platform anywhere anytime using our details. It is easy to access and work on

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, SAP Cloud Platform is:

    Easier to set up
    More expensive
    Better at meeting requirements
    #20
    #20
  39. Platform.sh

    (133)4.6 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Platform.sh is a groundbreaking hosting and development tool for web applications. It extends a branch-merge workflow to infrastructure so that every branch can be tested as if it were in production, and scales for the largest sites.

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  40. Platform.sh is a groundbreaking hosting and development tool for web applications. It extends a branch-merge workflow to infrastructure so that every branch can be tested as if it were in production, and scales for the largest sites.

    Categories in common with Cloud Foundry:

    Adrian P.
    AP
    Platform.sh is one of the most innovative cloud hosting providers dedicated to Drupal. Beside their amazing coverage for Drupal, they do a fantastic job at supporting the community through in-kind...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cloud Foundry, Platform.sh is:

    Easier to set up
    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements