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Top Answer: Stability is not a concern with this product.
Top Answer: The user interface should be simpler to navigate because it t can take time for users to learn it. They can refer to the documentation and YouTube videos, but the navigation is still a concern. It… more »
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Ranking
15th
out of 31 in PaaS Clouds
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out of 31 in PaaS Clouds
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12,359
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10,231
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2
Average Words per Review
377
Avg. Rating
8.0
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Also Known As
PCF, Pivotal Application Service (PAS), Pivotal Container Service (PKS), Pivotal Function Service (PFS)
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Overview

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.

Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF) is the leading enterprise PaaS, powered by Cloud Foundry. PCF provides a cloud-native application platform that allows you to continuously deliver any app to every major private and public cloud with a single platform. PCF is proven to accelerate feature delivery with higher developer productivity and a 200:1 developer to operator ratio. PCF's built-in security and self-healing capabilities reduce risk in your app portfolio while maintaining high-availability at scale to keep customer facing systems online even in the most challenging circumstances. pivotal.io

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Sample Customers
Facebook, UrbanDictionary, Code for America, Mailchimp, Rapportive, GitHub, TED, and Lyft.Humana, Citibank, Mercedes Benz, Liberty Mutual, The Home Depot, GE, West Corp, Merrill Corporation, CoreLogic, Orange, Dish Network, Comcast, Bloomberg, Internal Revenue Service, Ford Motor Company, Garmin, Volkswagen, Solera, Allstate, US Air Force, Lockheed Martin, Boeing, ScotiaBank
Top Industries
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Computer Software Company46%
Comms Service Provider20%
Financial Services Firm4%
Manufacturing Company4%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company47%
Comms Service Provider10%
Financial Services Firm6%
Media Company6%
Find out what your peers are saying about Microsoft, Amazon, Oracle and others in PaaS Clouds. Updated: October 2020.
441,672 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Heroku is ranked 15th in PaaS Clouds while Pivotal Cloud Foundry is ranked 8th in PaaS Clouds with 2 reviews. Heroku is rated 0.0, while Pivotal Cloud Foundry is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Pivotal Cloud Foundry writes "Open-source makes it cost-effective, but the interface needs to be improved". Heroku is most compared with Microsoft Azure, OpenShift, Jelastic, Google App Engine and Amazon Lightsail, whereas Pivotal Cloud Foundry is most compared with Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS, OpenShift, VMware Tanzu Application Service and Google App Engine.

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