GitLab EE Starter vs. GitLab EE Premium
All the features listed on the Products page, plus the following:
Powerful Issue Tracker
Quickly set the status, assignee or milestone for multiple issues at the same time or easily filter them on any properties. See milestones and issues across projects.
Access to the server
You have complete control of the server/instance, so you can install additional software (intrusion detection, performance monitoring, etc.) and view log files on the server itself.
Access to and ability to modify source code
GitLab Enterprise Edition is publicly readable, meaning you can scan or modify the code to meet your security and development needs. The code used by most other providers is proprietary, meaning you cannot edit or view the source code.
Improved distributed collaboration with GitLab Geo
When development teams are spread across two or more teams geographical locations, but their GitLab instance is in a single location, fetching and cloning large repositories can take a long time. Built for distributed teams, GitLab Geo allows for read-only mirrors of your GitLab instance, reducing the time it takes to clone and fetch large repos and improving your collaboration process.
Dedicated High Availability support
To avoid downtime, GitLab Enterprise Edition Premium offers support for High Availability (HA). A Service Engineer will help you identify your specific HA needs and map out an architecture.
Quicker support response times
For mission critical releases, you cannot afford downtime. GitLab Enterprise Edition Premium provides 4-hour support response time during the hours of 8AM-8PM EST (Mon-Fri), and 24x7 emergency support, so you can get the support you need, wherever, whenever.
Live upgrade assistance
To ensure that your team remains productive during scheduled upgrades, GitLab Enterprise Edition offers live upgrade assistance. A dedicated GitLab Service Engineer will join a live screen share to help you through the process to ensure there aren't any surprises.
Get up and running fast with dedicated training
To get up to speed quickly with new tools, especially when members of your team are new to Git, Enterprise Edition Premium helps ease this transition by giving your team a single point of contact for all of your onboarding, training, upgrading, and troubleshooting needs.
Protect your files with file locking
Working with multiple people on the same file can be a risk. Conflicts when merging a non-text file are hard to overcome and will require a lot of manual work to resolve. With GitLab Enterprise Edition Premium, File Locking helps you avoid merge conflicts and better manage your binary files by preventing everyone, except you, from modifying a specific file or entire directory.
Admin control with Pivotal Tile
Enterprise developers want their development toolkit to be more customizable, more integrated, and more secure. With GitLab Enterprise Edition Premium, developers will be able to easily deploy GitLab as a pre-configured appliance using Ops Manager (BOSH) for Pivotal Cloud Foundry.
Monitor Kubernetes deployments with Deploy Boards
GitLab Enterprise Edition Premium ships with Deploy Boards offering a consolidated view of the current health and status of each CI environment running on Kubernetes. The status of each pod of your latest deployment is displayed seamlessly within GitLab without the need to access Kubernetes.
Support for Canary Deployments monitoring
GitLab Enterprise Edition Premium can monitor your Canary Deployments when deploying your applications with Kubernetes.
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