Buddybuild vs fastlane vs Gradle

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Buddybuild

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fastlane

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Gradle

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Pros of Buddybuild
Pros of fastlane
Pros of Gradle
  • 12
    Easy setup
  • 8
    Beta testing
  • 8
    Crazy easy
  • 7
    GitHub Integration
  • 3
    Crash reporting
  • 2
    Cause it's just great
  • 1
    Good support team
  • 19
    Easy to use
  • 13
    Open Source
  • 13
    Itunes connect deployment
  • 11
    Incredible flexability
  • 9
    Third party integrations
  • 3
    Certificate management
  • 3
    Provisioning profile management
  • 1
    All in one iOS DevOps
  • 0
    Integrate anything with fastlane
  • 0
    Can be used for Android as well
  • 110
    Flexibility
  • 51
    Easy to use
  • 47
    Groovy dsl
  • 22
    Slow build time
  • 10
    Crazy memory leaks
  • 8
    Fast incremental builds
  • 5
    Kotlin DSL
  • 1
    Windows Support

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Cons of Buddybuild
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Cons of Gradle
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      • 7
        Inactionnable documentation
      • 6
        It is just the mess of Ant++
      • 4
        Hard to decide: ten or more ways to achieve one goal
      • 2
        Bad Eclipse tooling
      • 2
        Dependency on groovy

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      What is Buddybuild?

      Buddybuild ties together continuous integration, continuous delivery and an iterative feedback solution into a single, seamless platform.

      What is fastlane?

      fastlane lets you define and run your deployment pipelines for different environments. It helps you unify your app’s release process and automate the whole process. fastlane connects all fastlane tools and third party tools, like CocoaPods.

      What is Gradle?

      Gradle is a build tool with a focus on build automation and support for multi-language development. If you are building, testing, publishing, and deploying software on any platform, Gradle offers a flexible model that can support the entire development lifecycle from compiling and packaging code to publishing web sites.

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      What are some alternatives to Buddybuild, fastlane, and Gradle?
      Jenkins
      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.
      Bitrise
      It is a Continous Integration and Delivery (CI/CD) Platform as a Service (PaaS) with a main focus on mobile app development (iOS, Android). You can automate the testing and deployment of your apps with just a few clicks. When you trigger a build a Virtual Machine is assigned to host your build and your defined Workflow (series of Steps scripts) will be executed, step by step.
      CircleCI
      Continuous integration and delivery platform helps software teams rapidly release code with confidence by automating the build, test, and deploy process. Offers a modern software development platform that lets teams ramp.
      Nevercode
      It is a cloud-based continuous integration & delivery platform for iOS, Android, Cordova, Ionic and React Native. It helps you to release defect-free mobile apps and to save countless hours of manual work every week.
      Greenhouse
      Greenhouse automatically builds your project for every commit you make and runs all your unit or UI tests on the emulator/simulator or on real hardware. Automatic build distribution is also supported so that your team and clients are always up to date with the latest state of your apps.
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