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"The services that it provides are good for the price."

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Top Answer: The most valuable features are the usability and customer service.
Top Answer: The services that it provides are good for the price.
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11th
out of 31 in PaaS Clouds
Views
353
Comparisons
294
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
458
Avg. Rating
8.0
15th
out of 31 in PaaS Clouds
Views
4,934
Comparisons
4,288
Reviews
0
Average Words per Review
0
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Lightsail is ideal for simpler workloads, quick deployments, and getting started on AWS. It’s designed to help you start small, and then scale as you grow.

Established in 2007, Heroku is a cloud application platform providing a streamlined, efficient place for web app developers to create and deploy their applications. Heroku is designed to maximize developer productivity. With the entire web application development process available on the Herokucloud, creating and rolling out web apps has been made more efficient, convenient, and cost-effective than ever before.

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Expedia, Intuit, Royal Dutch Shell, Brooks Brothers Facebook, UrbanDictionary, Code for America, Mailchimp, Rapportive, GitHub, TED, and Lyft.
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Computer Software Company46%
Comms Service Provider20%
Retailer4%
Financial Services Firm4%
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Small Business88%
Large Enterprise12%
Find out what your peers are saying about Microsoft, Amazon, Oracle and others in PaaS Clouds. Updated: October 2020.
442,283 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Amazon Lightsail is ranked 11th in PaaS Clouds with 1 review while Heroku is ranked 15th in PaaS Clouds. Amazon Lightsail is rated 8.0, while Heroku is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Amazon Lightsail writes "Good usability and customer service for a reasonable price". On the other hand, Amazon Lightsail is most compared with Microsoft Azure, Google App Engine, Pantheon and IBM Public Cloud, whereas Heroku is most compared with Microsoft Azure, OpenShift, Pivotal Cloud Foundry, Jelastic and IBM Public Cloud.

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