143 Like MATLAB Good alternative? YES NO MATLAB is a numerical computing environment and programming language. Maintained by The MathWorks, MATLAB allows easy matrix... Commercial Mac Windows Linux
105 Like Mathematica Good alternative? YES NO Mathematica is a computational software program used widely in scientific, engineering, and mathematical fields and other areas of... Commercial Mac Windows Linux
97 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... Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud
112 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... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
64 Like Scilab Good alternative? YES NO Scilab is a scientific software package for numerical computations providing a powerful open computing environment for engineering and... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
25 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... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
32 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... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
28 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... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
13 Like Freemat Discontinued Good alternative? YES NO FreeMat is an environment for rapid engineering and scientific processing. It is similar to commercial systems such as MATLAB from... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
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... Open Source Mac Linux
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... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
5 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... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
4 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. ... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
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... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
4 Like Reinteract Good alternative? YES NO Reinteract is a system for interactive experimentation with Python. Reinteract worksheets contain Python code combined with the... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
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
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... Commercial Mac Windows Linux
2 Like Doronix Math Toolbox Good alternative? YES NO Doronix Math Toolbox is a numerical computing environment with programming language which can be used as alternative to MATLAB. It... Commercial Mac Windows Linux
1 Like Magma Good alternative? YES NO A software package designed to solve computationally hard problems in algebra, number theory, geometry and combinatorics. Commercial Mac Windows Linux
1 Like Rodeo Good alternative? YES NO Rodeo is a Python IDE for doing data science and analysis natively on your desktop. Free Mac Windows Linux
1 Like WolfCalc Good alternative? YES NO WolfCalc is a light minimal front end to the powerful Wolfram|Alpha™ Computational Knowledge Engine™, which is one of the most... Commercial Mac