Clever Cloud vs Cloud Foundry: What are the differences?
Clever Cloud: Deploy and run apps with bulletproof infrastructure, automatic scaling, and fair pricing. Clever Cloud is a polyglot cloud application platform. The service helps developers to build applications with many languages and services, with auto-scaling features and a true pay-as-you-go pricing model; Cloud Foundry: Deploy and scale applications in seconds on your choice of private or public cloud. Cloud Foundry is an open platform as a service (PaaS) that provides a choice of clouds, developer frameworks, and application services. Cloud Foundry makes it faster and easier to build, test, deploy, and scale applications.
Clever Cloud and Cloud Foundry belong to "Platform as a Service" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by Clever Cloud are:
- SQL and NoSQL
On the other hand, Cloud Foundry provides the following key features:
- Application and services centric lifecycle API
- High performance dynamic routing
- Buildpack support
Cloud Foundry is an open source tool with 605 GitHub stars and 532 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Cloud Foundry's open source repository on GitHub.
According to the StackShare community, Clever Cloud has a broader approval, being mentioned in 21 company stacks & 3 developers stacks; compared to Cloud Foundry, which is listed in 8 company stacks and 13 developer stacks.