The smart alternative to GitLab & Jenkins

Buddy lets your team build & deploy faster with 100+ ready-to-use actions and script-free configuration.

  • Visualized pipeline configuration

  • 10-minute setup

  • Supreme performance

  • No maintenance

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FTP deployment

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SFTP deployment

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Manual deployment approval

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Sandboxes (dynamic test environments)


Database testing and services

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Artifacts support

Multi-repo pipeline support

Dependency caching

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Docker layer caching

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Dedicated support for Android builds and deploy


Dedicated support for iOS builds and deploy


Docker environment

Linux VM environment

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CI/CD made smart

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    Work smarter

    • Save money

      Intuitive UX/UX allows any developer on the team to create and manage pipelines – no need to hire a full-time DevOps engineer to manage your pipelines.

    • Flexibility

      Frontend, backend, full-stack, QA, DevOps, mobile, Kubernetes – Buddy covers all the bases of software development.

    • Dynamic test environments

      Stage websites directly from Git and get instant feedback from your clients. Iterate faster to release more software in shorter time.

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    Iterate faster

    • Changeset-based deployments

      Buddy cuts down on deployment time by uploading changed files only – no need to deploy the whole repository on every update.

    • Dependency caching

      Dependencies and Docker layers stay cached in the container, massively reducing execution time.

    • Top Support

      Solve issues on-the-fly with appealing documentation & responsive engineer support.

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    Reduce the risk

    • Certified secure

      Buddy is SOC2 certified and runs on PCI-compliant AWS architecture, with regular audits by SecurityMetrics.

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    • Custom permissions

      Manage pipeline and workspace access for your team members and enforce approval requirement for specific executions.

    • 2FA & IP restrictions

      Force two-factor authentication & restrict workspace access to specific IP addresses.

“As an alternative to Jenkins, Buddy is just so much better. It's easy to setup and creating pipelines is really smooth. The UI is beautiful and fast! I'm never going back to Jenkins!”

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Why should I pay for Buddy when Jenkins & GitLab are free?

  • Does Buddy support YAML configuration?

  • Can I install Buddy on my own server?

  • Does Buddy support plugins like Jenkins?

  • What about Docker & Kubernetes?

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