Alternatives to Heroku for all platforms with any license

  • OpenShift

    OpenShift is Red Hat's free, auto-scaling Platform as a Service (PaaS) for applications. As an application platform in the cloud, OpenShift manages the stack so you...

    Freemium $ $ $ Open Source Linux Web

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  • Nanobox

    Nanobox is the ideal platform for developers. Taking on the role of DevOps, so you don't have to, Nanobox does all your infrastructure creation, configuration...

    • Nanobox allows all of the convenience of Heroku with more flexibility and less cost. skdominoJan 2017 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Includes a local dev environment tool that makes development more enjoyable and ensures parity with production. jedgalbraithFeb 2017 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Nanobox has all the functionality of Heroku for simplifying deploys, but doesn't limit you to AWS. Guest • Jun 2017 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Commercial Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web

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  • DigitalOcean

    Deploy, manage, and scale cloud applications faster and more efficiently on DigitalOcean. We make managing infrastructure easy for teams and businesses, whether you’re...

    • They both provide hosting, sure. But there's much more to Heroku than supplying a server Guest • Apr 2018 • 8 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Commercial $ $ $ Linux Web

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  • CapRover

    CapRover is an extremely easy to use app/database deployment & web server manager, PaaS, for your NodeJS, Python, PHP, ASP.NET, Ruby, MySQL, MongoDB, Postgres...

    • it's very similar with UI and app management. Very easy to use. Guest • Mar 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Web GUI very similar to Heroku. Also one-click apps for MongoDB, MySQL, WordPress and etc... cafavozomiMar 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • Free. Open Source. Beautiful UI. Reliable. Good documentation and support. afrag33il11Mar 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • CapRover is like a pixel to pixel open source version of Heroku. It has automatic git deployment like Heroku too. afrakabraMar 2019 Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Self-Hosted NGINX Let's Encrypt Docker

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  • Scalingo

    In the blink of an eye deploy, update and scale your apps and their data in the cloud. Forget about system administration, focus on your app development.

    • Scalingo is completely compatible with Heroku Guest • Sep 2015 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Commercial $ $ $ Web

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  • Hasura

    Build & host powerful applications in minutes. A BaaS + PaaS for the container era.

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux

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Comment by anacrolix
about Heroku · Jun 2018 · Helpful Not helpful Report as spam

Great platform but insanely expensive.