sops VS argocd-operator

Compare sops vs argocd-operator and see what are their differences.


Simple and flexible tool for managing secrets (by mozilla)
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sops argocd-operator
43 4
8,690 237
2.7% 6.8%
4.9 8.8
19 days ago 4 days ago
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Mozilla Public License 2.0 Apache License 2.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of sops. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-13.


Posts with mentions or reviews of argocd-operator. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-09-13.
  • ArgoCD install on openshift
    3 projects | | 13 Sep 2021
    I think you need these,
    3 projects | | 13 Sep 2021
    kubectl create -f deploy/service_account.yaml kubectl create -f deploy/role.yaml kubectl create -f deploy/role_binding.yaml kubectl create -f deploy/cluster_role.yaml kubectl create -f deploy/cluster_role_binding.yaml kubectl create -f deploy/argo-cd kubectl create -f deploy/crds but no repo or source for this yaml files are specified... my best guess is the operator repo but this is only a go repo... any ideas on where this files comes from or this deploy/ folder? should be pretty simple...
    3 projects | | 13 Sep 2021
    The deploy folder is in the releases. So if you're installing 0.0.5, you'd go to
  • Automation assistants: GitOps tools in comparison
    28 projects | | 12 Aug 2021
    Another installation variant is the additional ArgoCD operator. This allows the actual ArgoCD components to be installed and configured via CRD. It is not documented how you can configure ArgoCD yourself via GitOps. This is conceivable, for example, using the ArgoCD operator. It remains to be determined whether this will work reliably and, above all, whether it supports continued operation via GitOps in the event of an error.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing sops and argocd-operator you can also consider the following projects:

sealed-secrets - A Kubernetes controller and tool for one-way encrypted Secrets

fleet - Manage large fleets of Kubernetes clusters

vault-secrets-operator - Create Kubernetes secrets from Vault for a secure GitOps based workflow.

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

Flux - Successor: — The GitOps Kubernetes operator

terraform-k8s - Terraform Cloud Operator for Kubernetes

git-crypt - Transparent file encryption in git

helm-secrets - A helm plugin that help manage secrets with Git workflow and store them anywhere

atlantis - Terraform Pull Request Automation

flux2 - Open and extensible continuous delivery solution for Kubernetes. Powered by GitOps Toolkit.

argo-cd - Declarative continuous deployment for Kubernetes.

terraform-provider-sops - A Terraform provider for reading Mozilla sops files