Cloud Foundry vs IBM Bluemix: What are the differences?
Developers describe Cloud Foundry as "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. On the other hand, IBM Bluemix is detailed as "*A cloud platform as a service *". It is an open standards, cloud platform for building, running, and managing apps and services. It supports several programming languages and services as well as integrated DevOps to build, run, deploy and manage applications on the cloud.
Cloud Foundry and IBM Bluemix can be categorized as "Platform as a Service" tools.
Cloud Foundry is an open source tool with 605 GitHub stars and 531 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Cloud Foundry's open source repository on GitHub.
According to the StackShare community, Cloud Foundry has a broader approval, being mentioned in 17 company stacks & 55 developers stacks; compared to IBM Bluemix, which is listed in 7 company stacks and 5 developer stacks.