Digital Ocean Functions compared to Fermyon Cloud

Digital Ocean Functions
Versus
Fermyon Cloud

Features

Edge Features of Digital Ocean Functions compared to Fermyon Cloud
Digital Ocean FunctionsFeaturesFermyon Cloud
Functions / Serverless
Go, JavaScript, PHP, PythonFunctions Supported LanguagesRust, Go, JS, TS, Python, C, C++, Zig, .NET, Grain, Ruby
Worker.js Environment
Docker Support
Docker Private RegistryPackages Spin applications in Fermyon Cloud managed OCI registry
Kubernetes Support
Managed Kubernetes
New York, USA and Frankfurt, GermanyAvailability Regions1
Default Memory (MB)Spin app automatically allocates what’s needed until maximum
Maximum Memory (MB)128
Execution Time (ms)As long as Spin app needs until maximum
Maximum Execution Time (ms)30,000
Request Payload (MB)10
Response Payload (MB)1
Green Energy
Unsupported Paid Feature Supported Unknown

Descriptions


Digital Ocean Functions


Digital Ocean has earned users trust over the many years of service. Founded in 2011, and already traded publically on the New York Stock Exchange since 2021. Digital Ocean has a great blog with many useful articles, which is why they are so well known in the developer community.

Once the underdog, and now David turned Goliath, Digital Ocean offers it all and has truly grown into a major market player when it comes to cloud infrastructure on a global scale.

Digital Ocean Functions offers seamless database integration and offers support for a couple of unique features like unit testing for your Functions. Interestingly Digital Ocean is one of the first Functions providers who are verbal on which version of prograamming language they support. Some programming languages like Python are backward incompatible. DO’s Functions supports Python 3.

Noteworthy customers of Digital Ocean Functions are currently unknown.


Fermyon Cloud


Fermyon is at the forefront of serverless computing, specializing in WebAssembly. Their platform is designed for high efficiency, robust security, and seamless portability. It is a go-to for applications like microservices and IoT.

Fermyon’s platform supports multiple programming languages, ensuring ease of use and optimal performance.

An ideal serverless provider for both startups and established businesses, Fermyon is defining the future of serverless technology.