A flexible PaaS for all your application hosting needs

 

 Engine Yard is a PaaS that scales with your business. Our world-class support team helps customers deploy their applications and then goes on to monitor, update and manage the deployment. In addition to application and instance support, our team also provides database support in the form of upgrades, migrations and conversions as well as performance tuning and query analysis.


Here are some of the areas in which Engine Yard proves superior to OpenShift

 

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Deployment Support


We make sure you have everything you need to deploy your application to our platform. From ample support documentation and tutorials to a Cloud DevOps team available to guide and support you - Engine Yard has got you covered. If you face any issues our team will help troubleshoot your issue, debug logs, review code and get you on your way.

 

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Documentation

We believe in providing you with everything you need to move forward at the pace that suits you. This approach has helped us author comprehensive documentation that includes dashboards, video tutorials and other visual aids. You won’t find this level of self-service material with OpenShift.

 

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Auto Scaling

Engine Yard allows for your applications to scale automatically. You don’t have to decide this up front like you have to do with OpenShift. We understand your application needs to be able to handle unpredictable traffic and data which is why we make sure your PaaS infrastructure can scale to support your business.

 

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24x7 Support

Engine Yard is known for the level of Support we give our customers. We provide our customers with standard phone support and also offer 24/7 premium support that costs a fraction of what your business would end up paying for an in-house resource. Our Premium support plan provides you with access to a team of seasoned DevOps engineers that deliver expert service and support to your business when you need it most.

 

A Comparison of Engine Yard vs OpenShift

 

Features Engine Yard OpenShift

Automation

Yes

Yes

Autoscaling

Yes

No

24x7 Monitoring

Yes

No

Database Support

Yes

No

Deployment Assistance

Yes

No

Root access

Yes

No

Dedicated Virtual Machines

Yes

No

OS and Application Updates

Yes

Yes

Ruby Stack Optimization

Yes

Yes

DevOps Team

Yes

No