Comparision of

Azure Static Web Apps vs Render

Feature
Azure Static Web Apps
Render
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Infrastructure

What runs under-the-hood.

Azure
AWS and Google Cloud Platform (GCP)Depends on the region
Continuous Integration & Continuous Delivery (CI/CD)
Continuous deployment
Automated builds from Git

An easy integration with popular Git repository hostings like Github, GitLab and Bitbucket.

Instant rollbacks to any version

Easy way to promote any previous build to production without the need to revert commits or data changes.

Site previews for every push

New build with a unique URL for every commit and pull request.

Compatible with all Static Site Generators
Notifications

Events triggered on successful, canceled, or failed build.

Slack, Email, GitHub
Team Management

Create team account and invite your teammates to the project.

Custom domains

Bring your own domain and connect to the project.

Automatic HTTPS

SSL certificate generated automatically.

Rewrites & Redirects

HTTP 301 or 302 redirects from one URL to another. Rewrites work similar to reverse proxy and allow to send user to different URL without modifying the original URL.

Password Protection

An easy way to restrict access to the website for users who don't have password. Useful if you work on a new site and want to keep it in secret.

Included in paid plan.
Free Tier
Websites

Number of projects you can have in Free Tier on one account.

Unlimited
Unlimited
Build Minutes

The amount of time your build scripts run.

N/A
Unlimited
Concurrent builds

How many builds can be run at the same time?

N/A
1 /service
Bandwidth

The amount of data that is transferred to or from the CDN.

100GB /month
100GB /month
Team Members
Unlimited
Unlimited
Build Time Per Deployment

Build have to finish within the limited time. If not it will fail due to timeout.

15 minutes
N/A
Build Memory Limit (in MiB)

The amount of memory that is allocated by system to build process. Some operations like image processing are expensive and might require more memory. For Node.js it is max-old-space-size setting.

N/A
N/A
Max team members before switch to custom pricing
Unlimited
Unlimited
Git contributors have to be Team Members

In order to triger build, Git contributor has to be a paid team member.

Serverless
Serverless Functions (API)
Node.js, .NET Core, Python and Custom Handlers
Edge Functions
Background Functions
CRON Jobs
$
$4 /month
Developer Experience
CLI
Extensions
Environment Variables
Build Logs
GitHub Actions logs
Build Canceling
through GitHub Actions
Platform Built-in Products
Analytics
Authentication
Pre-configured providers include: Azure Active Directory, GitHub, Twitter. You can register a custom provider.
Database
PostgreSQL
Asset Optimizations
A/B Testing
Form Handling
Data Storage
Push Notifications
Machine Learning
Security & Compliance Offerings
Two-factor authentication
Team Logs
SOC2
SOC1 for now
ISO27001
GDPR
Sustainability
Carbon Neutral
N/A
Carbon-free Energy
Renewable energy by 2025
N/A
Last updateMay 05, 2022April 29, 2022
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us-west-1
us-east-1
ca-central-1
sa-east-1
eu-central-1
eu-west-2
eu-west-3
eu-north-1
eu-south-1
af-south-1
ap-southeast-1
ap-northeast-1
ap-east-1
ap-southeast-2
ap-northeast-2
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