Codeship vs Jenkins: What are the differences?
What is Codeship? A Continuous Integration Platform in the cloud. Codeship runs your automated tests and configured deployment when you push to your repository. It takes care of managing and scaling the infrastructure so that you are able to test and release more frequently and get faster feedback for building the product your users need.
What is Jenkins? An extendable open source continuous integration server. 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.
Codeship and Jenkins belong to "Continuous Integration" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by Codeship are:
- Run you automated tests | Easily set up Codeship with Github or Bitbucket and trigger your automated tests with a simple push to your repository.
- 100 builds & 5 private projects free per month.
- Free for OSS.
On the other hand, Jenkins provides the following key features:
- Easy installation
- Easy configuration
- Change set support
"Simple deployments", "Easy setup" and "Github integration" are the key factors why developers consider Codeship; whereas "Hosted internally", "Free open source" and "Great to build, deploy or launch anything async" are the primary reasons why Jenkins is favored.
Jenkins is an open source tool with 13.2K GitHub stars and 5.43K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Jenkins's open source repository on GitHub.
Facebook, Netflix, and ebay are some of the popular companies that use Jenkins, whereas Codeship is used by Product Hunt, InVisionApp, and Soylent. Jenkins has a broader approval, being mentioned in 1753 company stacks & 1479 developers stacks; compared to Codeship, which is listed in 278 company stacks and 82 developer stacks.
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