Open Source DockStation Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to DockStation is Rancher, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked seven alternatives to DockStation and seven of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to DockStation are Portainer (Free, Open Source), Cockpit Project (Free, Open Source), Lazydocker (Free, Open Source) and Yacht (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 14, 2021

    1. Rancher is an open source project that provides a complete platform for operating Docker in production. It provides infrastructure services such as multi-host networking, global and local load balancing, and volume snapshots.
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    2. Lightweight, open-source management UI for docker hosts or swam clusters.
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    3. Makes it easy to administer Linux servers via a web browser. It allows you to easily perform simple tasks like storage administration, inspecting journals, starting & stopping services, monitoring & administering several servers at once.
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    4. Minor rant incoming: Something's not working? Maybe a service is down. docker-compose ps. Yep, it's that microservice that's still buggy. No issue, I'll just restart it: docker-compose restart. Okay now let's try again. Oh wait the issue is still there. Hmm.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      A web interface for managing docker containers with an emphasis on templating to provide 1 click deployments.Yacht is a flask based container management UI with a focus on templates and 1-click deployments. REWRITE: Yacht is currently being rewritten here:...
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    5. The aim of this project is to provide a minimal HTTP API on top of Docker Compose while maintaining full interoperability with Docker Compose CLI. The application can be deployed as a single container, there are no dependencies nor databases to install.

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      GitHub has not updated in 2 years, official site no longer exists.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Rancher Desktop is an open-source desktop application for Mac, Windows and Linux. It provides Kubernetes and container management. You can choose the version of Kubernetes you want to run. You can build, push, pull, and run container images.
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