What is Buildkite?
CI and build automation tool that combines the power of your own build infrastructure with the convenience of a managed, centralized web UI. Used by Shopify, Basecamp, Digital Ocean, Venmo, Cochlear, Bugsnag and more.
Buildkite is a tool in the Continuous Integration category of a tech stack.
Who uses Buildkite?
72 companies reportedly use Buildkite in their tech stacks, including Shopify, Affirm, and Trade Republic.
115 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Buildkite.
GitHub, Git, Docker, Slack, and GitLab are some of the popular tools that integrate with Buildkite. Here's a list of all 19 tools that integrate with Buildkite.
Pros of Buildkite
Great customer support
Easy to use
Simple and powerful configuration
Github enterprise integration
Integrates with everything
Sourcecode is hosted by source code owner.
Configuration in cloud
Run your own test containers with their AWS stack file
Superior user experience
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- Fast and stable builds
- Open source agent runs on almost any machine and architecture
- Freedom to use your own internal or pre-release tools and services
- Powerful distributed build tools
- Key/value targeting of agents
- Dynamic job allocation allows adding and removing build machines
- Shared key/value and binary artifact stores for easily distributing build jobs regardless of machine or network
- Integration with pull requests, deployments and releases
- GitHub, Github Enterprise, Bitbucket, Gitlab or your own SCM
- Slack, Hipchat, Webhooks, and LIFX notifications
- Extensible per-project with agent hooks, webhooks and the rest API
- GitHub Enterprise is supported standard
Buildkite Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to Buildkite?
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Continuous integration and delivery platform helps software teams rapidly release code with confidence by automating the build, test, and deploy process. Offers a modern software development platform that lets teams ramp.
In a nutshell Jenkins CI is the leading open-source continuous integration server. Built with Java, it provides over 300 plugins to support building and testing virtually any project.
TeamCity is a user-friendly continuous integration (CI) server for professional developers, build engineers, and DevOps. It is trivial to setup and absolutely free for small teams and open source projects.
GitLab offers git repository management, code reviews, issue tracking, activity feeds and wikis. Enterprises install GitLab on-premise and connect it with LDAP and Active Directory servers for secure authentication and authorization. A single GitLab server can handle more than 25,000 users but it is also possible to create a high availability setup with multiple active servers.
Focus on coding and count on Bamboo as your CI and build server! Create multi-stage build plans, set up triggers to start builds upon commits, and assign agents to your critical builds and deployments.