Git vs. GitHub

As of June 2019, Git is ranked 4th in Version Control vs GitHub which is ranked 8th in Version Control. Git is most compared with IBM Rational ClearCase, Canonical Bazaar and Surround SCM. GitHub is most compared with Atlassian SourceTree, Apache Subversion and IBM Rational ClearCase.
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Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency. Git is easy to learn and has a tiny footprint with lightning fast performance. It outclasses SCM tools like Subversion, CVS, Perforce, and ClearCase with features like cheap local branching, convenient staging areas, and multiple workflows.GitHub is a web-based Git repository hosting service. It offers all of the distributed revision control and source code management (SCM) functionality of Git as well as adding its own features. Unlike Git, which is strictly a command-line tool, GitHub provides a Web-based graphical interface and desktop as well as mobile integration. It also provides access control and several collaboration features such as bug tracking, feature requests, task management, and wikis for every project.
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