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Flocker vs Kitematic: What are the differences?

Developers describe Flocker as "Run your databases in Docker and make them as portable as the rest of your app". Flocker is a data volume manager and multi-host Docker cluster management tool. With it you can control your data using the same tools you use for your stateless applications. This means that you can run your databases, queues and key-value stores in Docker and move them around as easily as the rest of your app. On the other hand, Kitematic is detailed as "The easiest way to start using Docker on your Mac". Simple Docker App management for Mac OS X.

Flocker and Kitematic can be primarily classified as "Container" tools.

"Open-Source" is the primary reason why developers consider Flocker over the competitors, whereas "I like it because it sucks" was stated as the key factor in picking Kitematic.

Flocker and Kitematic are both open source tools. It seems that Kitematic with 10.5K GitHub stars and 1.26K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Flocker with 3.19K GitHub stars and 287 GitHub forks.

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Pros of Flocker
Pros of Kitematic
  • 4
    Open-Source
  • 3
    Easily manage Docker containers with Data
  • 2
    Easy setup
  • 2
    Great support from their team
  • 2
    Multi-host docker-compose support
  • 2
    Only requires docker
  • 8
    I like it because it sucks
  • 2
    No command line, Docker in one app, gui, easy to set up
  • 2
    Good for first timer
  • 1
    Easy to get started

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What is Flocker?

Flocker is a data volume manager and multi-host Docker cluster management tool. With it you can control your data using the same tools you use for your stateless applications. This means that you can run your databases, queues and key-value stores in Docker and move them around as easily as the rest of your app.

What is Kitematic?

Simple Docker App management for Mac OS X

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What are some alternatives to Flocker and Kitematic?
Docker
The Docker Platform is the industry-leading container platform for continuous, high-velocity innovation, enabling organizations to seamlessly build and share any application — from legacy to what comes next — and securely run them anywhere
ceph
In computing,It is a free-software storage platform, implements object storage on a single distributed computer cluster, and provides interfaces for object-, block- and file-level storage.
Portworx
It is the cloud native storage company that enterprises depend on to reduce the cost and complexity of rapidly deploying containerized applications across multiple clouds and on-prem environments.
Kubernetes
Kubernetes is an open source orchestration system for Docker containers. It handles scheduling onto nodes in a compute cluster and actively manages workloads to ensure that their state matches the users declared intentions.
Docker Compose
With Compose, you define a multi-container application in a single file, then spin your application up in a single command which does everything that needs to be done to get it running.
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