etcd VS serf

Compare etcd vs serf and see what are their differences.

etcd

Distributed reliable key-value store for the most critical data of a distributed system (by etcd-io)

serf

Service orchestration and management tool. (by hashicorp)
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etcd serf
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38,543 5,346
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9.6 5.9
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etcd

Posts with mentions or reviews of etcd. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-01.

serf

Posts with mentions or reviews of serf. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning serf yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing etcd and serf you can also consider the following projects:

minio - High Performance, Kubernetes Native Object Storage

consul - Consul is a distributed, highly available, and data center aware solution to connect and configure applications across dynamic, distributed infrastructure.

raft - Golang implementation of the Raft consensus protocol

Vault - A tool for secrets management, encryption as a service, and privileged access management

Apache ZooKeeper - Apache ZooKeeper

nsq - A realtime distributed messaging platform

traefik - The Cloud Native Application Proxy

Nomad - Nomad is an easy-to-use, flexible, and performant workload orchestrator that can deploy a mix of microservice, batch, containerized, and non-containerized applications. Nomad is easy to operate and scale and has native Consul and Vault integrations.

grpc-go - The Go language implementation of gRPC. HTTP/2 based RPC

kubernetes - Production-Grade Container Scheduling and Management

tidb - TiDB is an open source distributed HTAP database compatible with the MySQL protocol