AWS CodePipeline vs Azure DevOps: What are the differences?
AWS CodePipeline: Continuous delivery service for fast and reliable application updates. CodePipeline builds, tests, and deploys your code every time there is a code change, based on the release process models you define; Azure DevOps: Services for teams to share code, track work, and ship software. Azure DevOps provides unlimited private Git hosting, cloud build for continuous integration, agile planning, and release management for continuous delivery to the cloud and on-premises. Includes broad IDE support.
AWS CodePipeline belongs to "Continuous Deployment" category of the tech stack, while Azure DevOps can be primarily classified under "Integrated Development Environment Tools".
Some of the features offered by AWS CodePipeline are:
- Workflow Modeling
- AWS Integrations
- Pre-Built Plugins
On the other hand, Azure DevOps provides the following key features:
- Agile Tools: kanban boards, backlogs, scrum boards
- Reporting: dashboards, widgets, Power BI
- Git: free private repositories, pull requests
"Simple to set up" is the top reason why over 3 developers like AWS CodePipeline, while over 11 developers mention "Complete and powerful" as the leading cause for choosing Azure DevOps.
simplement-e, Proactima Solutions AS, and Poq are some of the popular companies that use Azure DevOps, whereas AWS CodePipeline is used by Volta Industries, ChromaDex, and PouchNATION. Azure DevOps has a broader approval, being mentioned in 69 company stacks & 65 developers stacks; compared to AWS CodePipeline, which is listed in 30 company stacks and 15 developer stacks.