AWS Fargate vs Docker for AWS: What are the differences?
AWS Fargate: Run Containers Without Managing Infrastructure. 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; Docker for AWS: Install a Swarm of Docker Engines secured end to end with TLS by default on AWS. An integrated, easy-to-deploy environment for building, assembling, and shipping applications on AWS, Docker for AWS is a native AWS application optimized to take optimal advantage of the underlying AWS IaaS services while giving you a modern Docker platform that you can use to deploy portable apps.
AWS Fargate and Docker for AWS can be primarily classified as "Containers as a Service" tools.
MAK IT, Third Iron, and Even Financial are some of the popular companies that use AWS Fargate, whereas Docker for AWS is used by Trussle, Opsani, and Bontix. AWS Fargate has a broader approval, being mentioned in 37 company stacks & 12 developers stacks; compared to Docker for AWS, which is listed in 13 company stacks and 8 developer stacks.