Git vs Plastic SCM: What are the differences?
What is Git? Fast, scalable, distributed revision control system. Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.
What is Plastic SCM? A distributed version control with strong merging, great GUIs and support for huge files. Plastic SCM is a distributed version control designed for big projects It excels on branching and merging, graphical user interfaces, and can also deal with large files and even file-locking (great for game devs).
It includes "semantic" features like refactor detection to ease diffing complex refactors..
Git and Plastic SCM can be primarily classified as "Version Control System" tools.
"Distributed version control system" is the top reason why over 1441 developers like Git, while over 6 developers mention "Wanna do Branch per Task Dev? Plastic rocks it" as the leading cause for choosing Plastic SCM.
Git is an open source tool with 27.9K GitHub stars and 16.1K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Git's open source repository on GitHub.