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Pallet vs SlickStack: What are the differences?

Developers describe Pallet as "Automates controlling and provisioning cloud server instances. DevOps for the JVM". The machines being managed require no special dependencies to be installed. As long as they have bash and ssh running, they can be used with pallet. Pallet has no central server to set up and maintain - it simply runs on demand. You can run it from anywhere, even over a remote REPL connection. On the other hand, SlickStack is detailed as "LEMP stack automation for WordPress". SlickStack is a free LEMP stack automation script written in Bash designed to enhance and simplify WordPress provisioning, performance, and security.

Pallet and SlickStack belong to "Server Configuration and Automation" category of the tech stack.

Some of the features offered by Pallet are:

  • Everything in Version Control
  • Jar File Distribution of Crates
  • Provisioning, Configuration and Administration

On the other hand, SlickStack provides the following key features:

  • CloudFlare
  • Ubuntu
  • Nginx

Pallet and SlickStack are both open source tools. It seems that Pallet with 802 GitHub stars and 122 forks on GitHub has more adoption than SlickStack with 88 GitHub stars and 20 GitHub forks.

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      WordPress exclusive
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      Designed for Ubuntu LTS
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      Dependency-free
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      Idempotent installation
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      Works on any cloud VPS network
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      Free OpenSSL certificates (that never expire)
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      100% open source (better security and transparency)
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      Native Bash commands (no learning new shortcuts)
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      Includes MU plugins for technical SEO, etc
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      Built-in WordPress plugin blacklist
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      Redis object caching enabled by default
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      Nginx FastCGI Cache enabled by default

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    What is Pallet?

    The machines being managed require no special dependencies to be installed. As long as they have bash and ssh running, they can be used with pallet. Pallet has no central server to set up and maintain - it simply runs on demand. You can run it from anywhere, even over a remote REPL connection.

    What is SlickStack?

    SlickStack is a free LEMP stack automation script written in Bash designed to enhance and simplify WordPress provisioning, performance, and security.

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    San Francisco, CA, US; Atlanta, GA, US; New York, NY, US
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