tsuru is an extensible and open source Platform as a Service (PaaS) that makes application deployments faster and easier. With tsuru, you don’t need to think about servers at all. As an application developer, you can:

  • Write apps in the programming language of your choice
  • Back apps with add-on resources such as SQL and NoSQL databases, including memcached, redis, and many others.
  • Manage apps using the tsuru command-line tool
  • Deploy apps using local files via tsuru app-deploy or using docker images directly

Why tsuru?

Fast, easy and continuous deployment

Deploying an app is simple and easy, tsuru will also take care of all the applications dependencies in the deployment process.

Easily create testing, staging, and production versions of your app and deploy to them instantly.

Increase developer velocity

Let your developers coding and understanding business instead of solving infrastructure problems or understanding big YAML files.


Scaling applications is completely painless. Just add a unit and tsuru will take care of everything else.


tsuru has a set of tools to make sure that the applications will be always available.

Open source

tsuru is free, open source software released under the BSD 3-Clause license.