Amazon EC2 Container Service vs Amazon EKS vs Joyent Triton

Need advice about which tool to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

Amazon EC2 Container Service

13K
8.9K
+ 1
325
Amazon EKS

828
433
+ 1
3
Joyent Triton

19
21
+ 1
0
Get Advice from developers at your company using StackShare Enterprise. Sign up for StackShare Enterprise.
Learn More
Pros of Amazon EC2 Container Service
Pros of Amazon EKS
Pros of Joyent Triton
  • 100
    Backed by amazon
  • 72
    Familiar to ec2
  • 53
    Cluster based
  • 42
    Simple API
  • 26
    Iam roles
  • 7
    Scheduler
  • 7
    Cluster management
  • 7
    Programmatic Control
  • 4
    Socker support
  • 4
    Container-enabled applications
  • 2
    No additional cost
  • 1
    Easy to use and cheap
  • 1
    Better control
  • 1
    Possibility to log in into the pods
  • 1
    Broad package manager using helm
    Be the first to leave a pro

    Sign up to add or upvote prosMake informed product decisions

    What is Amazon EC2 Container Service?

    Amazon EC2 Container Service lets you launch and stop container-enabled applications with simple API calls, allows you to query the state of your cluster from a centralized service, and gives you access to many familiar Amazon EC2 features like security groups, EBS volumes and IAM roles.

    What is Amazon EKS?

    Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS) is a managed service that makes it easy for you to run Kubernetes on AWS without needing to install and operate your own Kubernetes clusters.

    What is Joyent Triton?

    Simple and proven. Securely deploy and operate containers with bare metal speed on container-native infrastructure, your cloud or ours.

    Need advice about which tool to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

    Jobs that mention Amazon EC2 Container Service, Amazon EKS, and Joyent Triton as a desired skillset
    What companies use Amazon EC2 Container Service?
    What companies use Amazon EKS?
    What companies use Joyent Triton?

    Sign up to get full access to all the companiesMake informed product decisions

    What tools integrate with Amazon EC2 Container Service?
    What tools integrate with Amazon EKS?
    What tools integrate with Joyent Triton?

    Sign up to get full access to all the tool integrationsMake informed product decisions

    Blog Posts

    May 21 2020 at 12:02AM

    Rancher Labs

    KubernetesAmazon EC2Grafana+12
    5
    1378
    DockerAmazon EC2Scala+8
    6
    2345
    GitHubPythonGit+22
    17
    13887
    GitHubDockerAmazon EC2+23
    12
    6451
    What are some alternatives to Amazon EC2 Container Service, Amazon EKS, and Joyent Triton?
    Kubernetes
    Kubernetes is an open source orchestration system for Docker containers. It handles scheduling onto nodes in a compute cluster and actively manages workloads to ensure that their state matches the users declared intentions.
    Google Kubernetes Engine
    Container Engine takes care of provisioning and maintaining the underlying virtual machine cluster, scaling your application, and operational logistics like logging, monitoring, and health management.
    AWS Fargate
    AWS Fargate is a technology for Amazon ECS and EKS* that allows you to run containers without having to manage servers or clusters. With AWS Fargate, you no longer have to provision, configure, and scale clusters of virtual machines to run containers.
    Azure Kubernetes Service
    Deploy and manage containerized applications more easily with a fully managed Kubernetes service. It offers serverless Kubernetes, an integrated continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) experience, and enterprise-grade security and governance. Unite your development and operations teams on a single platform to rapidly build, deliver, and scale applications with confidence.
    Hyper
    Hyper.sh is a secure container hosting service. What makes it different from AWS (Amazon Web Services) is that you don't start servers, but start docker images directly from Docker Hub or other registries.
    See all alternatives