Azure DevOps vs Gerrit Code Review: What are the differences?
Developers describe Azure DevOps as "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. On the other hand, Gerrit Code Review is detailed as "OpenSource Git Code Review Tool". Gerrit is a self-hosted pre-commit code review tool. It serves as a Git hosting server with option to comment incoming changes. It is highly configurable and extensible with default guarding policies, webhooks, project access control and more.
Azure DevOps belongs to "Project Management" category of the tech stack, while Gerrit Code Review can be primarily classified under "Code Review".
Some of the features offered by Azure DevOps are:
- Agile Tools: kanban boards, backlogs, scrum boards
- Reporting: dashboards, widgets, Power BI
- Git: free private repositories, pull requests
On the other hand, Gerrit Code Review provides the following key features:
- git repository hosting
- pre-commit code review
- commenting on diffs
"Complete and powerful" is the top reason why over 11 developers like Azure DevOps, while over 6 developers mention "Code review" as the leading cause for choosing Gerrit Code Review.
Schlumberger, Poq, and simplement-e are some of the popular companies that use Azure DevOps, whereas Gerrit Code Review is used by Citrix, Midokura, and Wonga.com. Azure DevOps has a broader approval, being mentioned in 79 company stacks & 68 developers stacks; compared to Gerrit Code Review, which is listed in 11 company stacks and 6 developer stacks.