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Argo vs Spinnaker: What are the differences?

Argo: Container-native workflows for Kubernetes. Argo is an open source container-native workflow engine for getting work done on Kubernetes. Argo is implemented as a Kubernetes CRD (Custom Resource Definition); Spinnaker: Multi-cloud continuous delivery platform for releasing software changes with high velocity and confidence. Created at Netflix, it has been battle-tested in production by hundreds of teams over millions of deployments. It combines a powerful and flexible pipeline management system with integrations to the major cloud providers.

Argo belongs to "Container Tools" category of the tech stack, while Spinnaker can be primarily classified under "Continuous Deployment".

Argo and Spinnaker are both open source tools. Spinnaker with 6.37K GitHub stars and 911 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Argo with 3.47K GitHub stars and 497 GitHub forks.

According to the StackShare community, Spinnaker has a broader approval, being mentioned in 21 company stacks & 19 developers stacks; compared to Argo, which is listed in 5 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.

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      What is Argo?

      Argo is an open source container-native workflow engine for getting work done on Kubernetes. Argo is implemented as a Kubernetes CRD (Custom Resource Definition).

      What is Spinnaker?

      Created at Netflix, it has been battle-tested in production by hundreds of teams over millions of deployments. It combines a powerful and flexible pipeline management system with integrations to the major cloud providers.

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      Flux
      Flux is the application architecture that Facebook uses for building client-side web applications. It complements React's composable view components by utilizing a unidirectional data flow. It's more of a pattern rather than a formal framework, and you can start using Flux immediately without a lot of new code.
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      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.
      Kubeflow
      The Kubeflow project is dedicated to making Machine Learning on Kubernetes easy, portable and scalable by providing a straightforward way for spinning up best of breed OSS solutions.
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      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.
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