Compare Bamboo vs. GitLab

Cancel
You must select at least 2 products to compare!
Bamboo Logo
2,422 views|1,951 comparisons
GitLab Logo
7,235 views|6,331 comparisons
Most Helpful Review
Find out what your peers are saying about Bamboo vs. GitLab and other solutions. Updated: January 2021.
464,857 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Quotes From Members

We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:

Pros
"One of the big things that made us choose Bamboo, is it seamlessly integrates its APIs into NetSuite, which is our main ELP system.""It's one of the best solutions in this line of work. We have many Atlassian products. We use Bamboo, JIRA, Service Desk, and some other Atlassian plugins. We like that it's easy to integrate into each other. It's a suite of services.""The most valuable features are compiling and deployment."

More Bamboo Pros »

"The dashboard and interface make it easy to use.""We like that we can create branches and then the branches can be reviewed and you can mesh those branches back. You can independently work with your own branch, you don't need to really control the core of other people.""Everything is easy to configure and easy to work with.""A user friendly solution.""It speeds up our development, it's faster, safer, and more convenient.""The best thing is that as the developers work on separate tasks, all of the code goes there and the other team members don't have to wait on each other to finish.""GitLab offers a good interface for doing code reviews between two colleagues.""This product is always evolving, and they listen to the customers."

More GitLab Pros »

Cons
"The solution needs to support more customization in the training. What's offered is pretty generic. They need better training and should offer more guidance.""It's a little outdated. It's three years old.""The performance around the deployment feature could be improved."

More Bamboo Cons »

"GitLab doesn't have AWS integration. It would be better to have integration with other container management environments beyond Kubernetes. It has very good integration with Kubernetes, but it doesn't have good integration with, for example, AWS, ETS, etc.""I would like to see static analysis also embedded in GitLab. That would also help us. If there's something that it does internally by GitLab and then that is already tied up with your pipeline and then it can tell you that you're coding is good or your code is not great. Based on that, it would pass or fail. That should be streamlined. I would think that would help to a greater extent, in terms of having one solution rather than depending on multiple vendors.""The only thing our company is really waiting on in terms of features is the development of metrics.""Reporting could be improved.""I would like to see better integration with project management tools such as Jira.""The documentation could be improved to help newcomers better understand things like creating new branches.""We are having a few problems integrating with Jira at the moment, which is something that our IT department is investigating.""It would be really good if they integrated more features in application security."

More GitLab Cons »

Pricing and Cost Advice
Information Not Available
"I think that we pay approximately $100 USD per month.""The price is okay."

More GitLab Pricing and Cost Advice »

report
Use our free recommendation engine to learn which Build Automation solutions are best for your needs.
464,857 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Ranking
4th
out of 31 in Build Automation
Views
2,422
Comparisons
1,951
Reviews
3
Average Words per Review
328
Rating
8.0
2nd
out of 31 in Build Automation
Views
7,235
Comparisons
6,331
Reviews
8
Average Words per Review
435
Rating
8.6
Popular Comparisons
Compared 18% of the time.
Compared 15% of the time.
Compared 8% of the time.
Compared 8% of the time.
Compared 6% of the time.
Learn More
Overview
Bamboo is a continuous integration and delivery tool that ties automated builds, tests and releases together in a single workflow. It works great alongside JIRA and Stash providing a fully traceable deployment pipeline.

GitLab is a single application with features for the whole software development and operations (DevOps) lifecycle.

Offer
Learn more about Bamboo
Learn more about GitLab
Sample Customers
Neocleus, MuleSoft, Interspire
Siemens, University of Washington, Equinix, Paessler AG, CNCF, Ticketmaster, CERN, Vaadin
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company35%
Comms Service Provider17%
Financial Services Firm12%
Media Company8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company27%
Comms Service Provider23%
Financial Services Firm7%
Government7%
Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business22%
Midsize Enterprise33%
Large Enterprise44%
REVIEWERS
Small Business56%
Midsize Enterprise22%
Large Enterprise22%
Find out what your peers are saying about Bamboo vs. GitLab and other solutions. Updated: January 2021.
464,857 professionals have used our research since 2012.

Bamboo is ranked 4th in Build Automation with 3 reviews while GitLab is ranked 2nd in Build Automation with 8 reviews. Bamboo is rated 8.0, while GitLab is rated 8.6. The top reviewer of Bamboo writes "Good compiling and deployment features that are ideal for open-source development". On the other hand, the top reviewer of GitLab writes "Provides or mandates quantitative code into the Master". Bamboo is most compared with Jenkins, Harness, TeamCity, Tekton and Digital.ai Release , whereas GitLab is most compared with Microsoft Azure DevOps, Tekton, TeamCity, Sonatype Nexus Lifecycle and Checkmarx. See our Bamboo vs. GitLab report.

See our list of best Build Automation vendors.

We monitor all Build Automation reviews to prevent fraudulent reviews and keep review quality high. We do not post reviews by company employees or direct competitors. We validate each review for authenticity via cross-reference with LinkedIn, and personal follow-up with the reviewer when necessary.