Cloud Services by GitHub, Inc.
GitHub is a Web-based Git version control repository hosting service. Primarily used for computer code, GitHub offers all of the distributed version control and source code management functionality of Git, as well as adding its own features. It provides access control and several collaboration features such as bug tracking, feature requests, task management, and wikis for every project.
GitHub offers both plans for private and free repositories on the same account which are commonly used to host open-source software projects.
About GitHub, Inc.
GitHub is how people build software. Millions of individuals and organizations around the world use GitHub to discover, share, and contribute to software—from games and experiments to popular frameworks and leading applications.
Whether you work for a small startup, a university, or a Fortune 500 company, GitHub enables powerful, collaborative workflows. You can use GitHub.com in the cloud or GitHub Enterprise on your server, then integrate your favorite apps and services to customize how you build software.
Playing host to almost 29 million users and 60+ million repositories, GitHub.com is the largest host of source code in the world.