A docker-powered PaaS that helps you build and manage the lifecycle of applications (by dokku)

Dokku Alternatives

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Dokku reviews and mentions

Posts with mentions or reviews of Dokku. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-09-23.
  • Ask HN: How are you hosting multiple small apps?
    4 projects | | 23 Sep 2023
    Based on the fact that your ideal is to have a similar experience to heroku than managing your own server setting up reverse proxies take a look at these options:

    1) - lets you turn your light sail instance basically into heroku



    4) If you have aws credits this is their heroku equivalent:

    above is not what I do but would be the options I would pursue if I understand your preference and requirement correctly.

  • The Best Way to Deploy Your Own Apps
    2 projects | | 14 Jul 2023
    All in all, I really recommend trying out Dokku if you are a developer interested in hosting your own projects. It makes it super easy to get everything you need to get up and running without having to worry about the specifics. And the price is impossible to beat!
  • Zero downtime deployments of containers on locally running server
    2 projects | /r/docker | 11 Jul 2023
    The installation instructions are on the frontpage of our site. Thats basically all you need to do to install Dokku. As far as using it, we have a simplified tutorial here.
  • Top 8 Tools to Build Your Own PaaS
    3 projects | | 29 Jun 2023
    Dokku is a lightweight and open-source PaaS platform that simplifies application deployment by leveraging Docker. With Dokku, developers can easily push their applications using Git, allowing Dokku to build and run them in isolated containers. Its CLI-only approach and plugin architecture make it highly extensible. Dokku's modular plugins enable features like database integration, Let's Encrypt SSL certificates, and automated Slack notifications, giving developers flexibility and control over their PaaS environment.
  • The Curse of Scalable Technology
    4 projects | | 11 Jun 2023
  • Most reliable PaaS for Rails apps?
    3 projects | /r/rails | 9 Jun 2023
    This is a great tool if you want PaaS like UX but just want to run Rails on a single VM
  • Manage webapps deployment with docker
    2 projects | /r/docker | 7 Jun 2023
    Or maybe Dokku with Dokku Pro?
  • Upgrading Old Version of Dokku
    2 projects | | 30 May 2023
    That's it. You're now on the latest version. If you visit this page in the future, you can find all the latest releases and their respective upgrade commands here.
  • New plugin for auto-restarting your app on a schedule
    2 projects | /r/dokku | 29 May 2023
    Inspired by #5895, I've created the cron-restart plugin. This plugin provides the ability to set a schedule at which an app should be restarted via ps:restart. It somewhat approximates Heroku's automatic dyno restarts functionality, and can be useful if you have an app that has a memory leak and must be restarted every few hours.
  • Coolify alternatives?
    4 projects | /r/selfhosted | 17 May 2023
    Recently open sourced my Dokku web UI, seems like it meets all your criteria. Check it out :)
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dokku/dokku is an open source project licensed under MIT License which is an OSI approved license.

The primary programming language of Dokku is Shell.

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