Watchtower Alternatives

Similar projects and alternatives to watchtower
  • GitHub repo Portainer

    Making Docker and Kubernetes management easy.

  • GitHub repo docker-pi-hole

    Pi-hole in a docker container

  • Scout

    Get performance insights in less than 4 minutes. Scout APM uses tracing logic that ties bottlenecks to source code so you know the exact line of code causing performance issues and can get back to building a great product faster.

  • GitHub repo syno.plexupdate

    Bash script to automatically update Plex Media Server on Synology NAS

  • GitHub repo bitwarden_rs

    Unofficial Bitwarden compatible server written in Rust

  • GitHub repo Docker Compose

    Define and run multi-container applications with Docker

  • GitHub repo YubiKey-Guide

    Guide to using YubiKey for GPG and SSH

  • GitHub repo pms-docker

    Plex Media Server Docker repo, for all your PMS docker needs.

  • GitHub repo solo

    Solo: open security key supporting FIDO2 & U2F over USB + NFC (by solokeys)

  • GitHub repo plexupdate

    Plex Update script to simplify the life of Linux Plex Media Server users.

  • GitHub repo dockerfiles

    Dockerfiles: Check_Mk, Couchpotato, Deluge, Gollum, Headphones, Jackett, Lazy Librarian, Miniflux, Nginx/PHP-FPM, OpenVPN PIA client, Plex, Privatebin, Radarr, Sabnzbd, Samba, SSH Socks Proxy server, Sonarr, Syncthing, Stringer,Transmission, Unifi Controller. (by firecat53)

  • GitHub repo selfhosted_templates

    Portainer templates for selfhosted services

  • GitHub repo pass-import

    A pass extension for importing data from most of the existing password manager.

  • GitHub repo PMS_Updater

    Shell script for updating the Plex Media Server inside the FreeNAS Plex plugin

  • GitHub repo nordvpn

    NordVpn Docker Client

  • GitHub repo HomeNetworkSetup

    Repo to define my use of docker containers on my home network with Reverse Proxy Configuration

  • GitHub repo Argus

    Update your Docker container to the latest base image effortlessly

  • GitHub repo dizqueTV-scripts

    Scripts to automate dizqueTV tasks

  • GitHub repo home-netflix

NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts. Hence, a higher number means a better watchtower alternative or higher similarity.


Posts where watchtower has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-02-22.
  • Update Docker containers quickly | 2021-02-28
    Take a look at watchtower
  • What to choose: APP, SNAP, DOCKER, LXC, KVM, other?
  • What are some things about Synology NAS that you wish you'd known sooner? | 2021-02-16
    This is what I meant:
  • PSA: Time to check your server versions and make sure you're updated | 2021-02-04
    For those using Docker, checkout if you haven't already! | 2021-02-04
    Watchtower can do this
  • Best Practice: Working locally on python files (w/ venv) synced with remote server w/o remote-ssh extension. | 2021-01-24
    the best practice is use git, it's an industry standard at this point. also take a look at something like or if you are happy with using Docker based applications
  • What’s the point??? | 2021-01-20
    You can also run a container such as Watchtower to automate updating things
  • How do I update Pi-hole if it's running in a Docker container? | 2021-01-17
    Watchtower which you can schedule to update your containers
  • Best way to Setup Radarr + Sonarr + Jackett in Docker
    theres also watchtower that will make it easier to keep them updated
  • Bitwarden Safety?
    I'm using for auto-updates of containers I don't expect to break on update.
  • Argus - A TypeScript based successor to Watchtower
    Look at this
    No, not at all. Commits are being made and issues are being consistently closed.
  • dizqueTV 1.2.3 Release | 2021-01-10
  • How do you update a self hosted instance?
    Have do this for you.
  • Mastering Software Versioning in JavaScript Projects | 2020-11-09
    The above workflow has proven to be a convenient and consistent way of managing and releasing new versions of our JavaScript- and TypeScript-based frontend-, backend- and library projects and is even more beneficial with proper CI/CD pipelines and tooling like GitLab, Docker, Watchtower, Portainer, and others. It might even be adapted to projects written in other programming languages.


Basic watchtower repo stats
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containrrr/watchtower is an open source project licensed under Apache License 2.0 which is an OSI approved license.