367 Like Wolfram Alpha Good alternative? YES NO Wolfram Alpha is a "Computational Knowledge Engine" - different from a search engine, it answers factual queries directly by computing the answer from structured data, rather than providing a list of documents or web pages... Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone iPad Kindle Fire No features added Add a feature
148 Like MATLAB Good alternative? YES NO MATLAB is a numerical computing environment and programming language. Maintained by The MathWorks, MATLAB allows easy matrix manipulation, plotting of functions and data, implementation of algorithms, creation of user interfaces, and... Commercial Mac Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
105 Like Sage Good alternative? YES NO Sage is a free open-source mathematics software system licensed under the GPL. It combines the power of many existing open-source packages into a common Python-based interface. Mission: Creating a viable free open source... Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud No features added Add a feature
109 Like Mathematica Good alternative? YES NO Mathematica is a computational software program used widely in scientific, engineering, and mathematical fields and other areas of technical computing. Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud No features added Add a feature
126 Like R (programming language) Alternative? YES NO R is a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. It is a GNU project which is similar to the S language and environment which was developed at Bell Laboratories (formerly AT&T, now Lucent Technologies) by... Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD No features added Add a feature
68 Like Scilab Good alternative? YES NO Scilab is a scientific software package for numerical computations providing a powerful open computing environment for engineering and scientific applications. Scilab is an open source software and includes hundreds of mathematical... Open Source Mac Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
31 Like Julia Good alternative? YES NO Julia is a high-level, high-performance dynamic programming language for technical computing, with syntax that is familiar to users of other technical computing environments. It provides a sophisticated compiler, distributed parallel... Open Source Mac Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
38 Like wxMaxima Good alternative? YES NO wxMaxima is a document based interface for the computer algebra system Maxima. wxMaxima uses wxWidgets and runs natively on Windows, X11 and Mac OS X. wxMaxima provides menus and dialogs for many common maxima commands... Open Source Mac Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
29 Like Spyder Good alternative? YES NO Spyder (previously known as Pydee) is a free open-source Python development environment providing MATLAB-like features in a simple and light-weighted software, available for Windows XP/Vista/7, GNU/Linux and Mac OS X. Spyder is... Open Source Mac Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
17 Like fxSolver Good alternative? YES NO Online math solver, equation editor and database, graphing calculator and science/engineering problem helper. Free Web / Cloud No features added Add a feature
32 Like python(x,y) Good alternative? YES NO Python(x,y) is a free scientific and engineering development software for numerical computations, data analysis and data visualization based on Python programming language, Qt graphical user interfaces and... Open Source Windows No features added Add a feature
13 Like Freemat Good alternative? YES NO FreeMat is an environment for rapid engineering and scientific processing. It is similar to commercial systems such as MATLAB from Mathworks and IDL from Research Systems, but is Open Source. Open Source Mac Windows Linux No features added Add a feature Discontinued The project is no longer updated. Last version, 4.2, released in June 2013, can be still downloaded from SourceForge
6 Like GAP Good alternative? YES NO GAP is a system for computational discrete algebra, with particular emphasis on Computational Group Theory. GAP provides a programming language, a library of thousands of functions implementing algebraic algorithms written in the GAP... Open Source Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
7 Like Addi Good alternative? YES NO Java based and open sourced version of matlab and octave Getting more and more compatible over time. Open Source Android No features added Add a feature
7 Like Mirai Math Good alternative? YES NO Graphical frontend for GNU Octave. Edit formulas in native mathematical notation. Available / tested for Linux x586 / x86_64, WinXP, Vista, and MacOS. Open Source Mac Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
8 Like Axiom Good alternative? YES NO Axiom is a general purpose Computer Algebra system. It is useful for research and development of mathematical algorithms. It defines a strongly typed, mathematically correct type hierarchy. It has a programming language and a built-in... Open Source Mac Linux No features added Add a feature
5 Like Xcos Good alternative? YES NO Xcos is a graphical editor to design hybrid dynamical systems models. Models can be designed, loaded, saved, compiled and simulated. Features Palettes Browser All Xcos standard blocks grouped by categories (signal processing... Open Source Mac Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
5 Like OpenAxiom Good alternative? YES NO OpenAxiom, fork of Axiom , is an open source platform for symbolic, algebraic, and numerical computations. It offers an interactive environment, an expressive programming language, a compiler, a large set of mathematical libraries... Open Source Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
7 Like Ascend Good alternative? YES NO ASCEND is a free open-source software program for solving small to very large mathematical models. ASCEND can solve systems of non-linear equations, linear and nonlinear optimisation problems, and dynamic systems expressed in the form... Open Source Mac Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
5 Like SymbolicC++ Good alternative? YES NO SymbolicC++ uses C++ and object-oriented programming to develop a computer algebra system. Object-oriented programming is an approach to software design that is based on classes rather than procedures. This approach maximizes... Open Source Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
9 Like Euler Math Toolbox Good alternative? YES NO With Euler Math Toolbox, you experience mathematical computations, numerical as well as symbolic, with ease and beauty. The program will display results with nice graphics, which can be exported to files or to web pages, or can be... Open Source Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
4 Like Cadabra Good alternative? YES NO Cadabra is a computer algebra system (CAS) designed specifically for the solution of problems encountered in field theory. It has extensive functionality for tensor computer algebra, tensor polynomial simplification including... Open Source Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
4 Like Singular Good alternative? YES NO Singular is an open source computer algebra system for polynomial computations, with special emphasis on commutative and non-commutative algebra, algebraic geometry, and singularity theory. Singular provides: highly efficient... Open Source Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
5 Like MathStudio Good alternative? YES NO MathStudio, formerly SpaceTime, is the most comprehensive math app available for mobile devices. Whether you need a simple calculator to do your finances or a replacement for your TI graphing calculator, MathStudio is the most... Commercial Mac Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad ... Apple Watch Kindle Fire No features added Add a feature
10 Like Perl Data Language Good alternative? YES NO PDL ("Perl Data Language") gives standard Perl the ability to compactly store and speedily manipulate the large N-dimensional data arrays which are the bread and butter of scientific computing. PDL turns Perl into a free... Open Source Mac Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
4 Like Reinteract Good alternative? YES NO Reinteract is a system for interactive experimentation with Python. Reinteract worksheets contain Python code combined with the results of that code, formatted as text or graphical plots. Youu can go back and edit previously entered... Open Source Mac Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
4 Like FriCAS Good alternative? YES NO FriCAS is an advanced computer algebra system. Its capabilities range from calculus (integration and differentiation) to abstract algebra. It can plot functions and has integrated help system. Open Source Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
3 Like GiNaC Good alternative? YES NO GiNaC is a C++ library. It is designed to allow the creation of integrated systems that embed symbolic manipulations together with more established areas of computer science (like computation- intense numeric applications, graphical... Open Source Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
2 Like Accord.NET Framework Good alternative? YES NO The Accord.NET Framework is a .NET machine learning framework combined with audio and image processing libraries completely written in C#. It is a complete framework for building production-grade computer vision, computer audition... Open Source Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
1 Like ELKI Good alternative? YES NO ELKI: "Environment for Developing KDD-Applications Supported by Index-Structures" is a development framework for data mining algorithms written in Java. It includes a large variety of popular data mining algorithms, distance... Open Source Mac Windows Linux Clustering Data science Add a feature
2 Like DomainMathIDE Good alternative? YES NO DomainMath IDE is an open source GUI front-end application for GNU Octave. Open Source Mac Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
2 Like Enthought Good alternative? YES NO The Enthought Python Distribution provides scientists with a comprehensive set of tools to perform rigorous data analysis and visualization. Python, distinguished by its flexibility, coherence, and ease-of-use, is rapidly becoming the... Commercial Mac Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
1 Like Derive Good alternative? YES NO Derive 6.1: Powerful system for doing symbolic and numeric mathematics. This application is no longer available or supported. Commercial Windows No features added Add a feature Discontinued Derive was discontinued on June 29, 2007. The last and final version is Derive 6.1 for MS-Windows.
17 Like GMDH Shell Good alternative? YES NO Powerful forecasting software for small businesses, traders and scientists. GMDH Shell is the easiest way to accurately forecast time series, create classifiers and regression models. Based on artificial neural networks, it allows you... Commercial Windows inventory Add a feature
2 Like Math Notepad Good alternative? YES NO Math Notepad is a web based editor, which allows you do do mathematical calculations and plot graphs. It supports real and complex numbers, matrices, and units, and comes with all common math functions built in. Free Web / Cloud No features added Add a feature