Azkaban is described as 'batch workflow job scheduler created at LinkedIn to run Hadoop jobs. Azkaban resolves the ordering through job dependencies and provides an easy to use web user interface to maintain and track your workflows'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Azkaban for a variety of platforms, including Linux, SaaS, Online / Web-based, Self-Hosted solutions and Clever Cloud. The best alternative is RunDeck, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Azkaban are Apache Airflow (Free, Open Source), StackStorm (Free, Open Source), Zenaton (Freemium) and Shipyard App (Freemium).
Shipyard is a cloud-based workflow automation platform that removes complexity and increases visibility of automation efforts. It empowers Data Teams to focus on launching, monitoring, and sharing their business solutions without the need for DevOps.
Oozie is a workflow scheduler system to manage Apache Hadoop jobs. Oozie Workflow jobs are Directed Acyclical Graphs (DAGs) of actions. Oozie Coordinator jobs are recurrent Oozie Workflow jobs triggered by time (frequency) and data availability.