Alternatives to IPFS for all platforms with any license

  • Syncthing icon

    Syncthing

    Syncthing replaces proprietary sync and cloud services with something open, trustworthy and decentralized. Your data is your data alone and you deserve to choose where it is stored.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Android Tablet BSD ... Self-Hosted

  • FreeFileSync icon

    FreeFileSync

    FreeFileSync is a free Open Source software to synchronize files and synchronize folders available for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Bundleware The installer contains Opencandy. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/
  • SugarSync icon

    SugarSync

    SugarSync is the best way to backup, access, sync, and share all your files and folders including documents, photos, videos, and music — from any computer or mobile device.

    Commercial Mac Windows Windows Mobile Android iPhone S60 ... Blackberry Windows RT Android Tablet iPad Microsoft Office Outlook Kindle Fire

  • Pydio icon

    Pydio

    Pydio is the mature alternative to Dropbox and Box.com, to build your own box, on your own servers. Pydio is an open source file sharing platform for the enterprise, with simple and sleek web and mobile apps, hosted securely on...

    Free Personal Self-Hosted

  • SparkleShare icon

    SparkleShare

    SparkleShare is a Free Open Source syncing tool. Its light, secure and easy to use. SparkleShare allows you to setup your own servers so you always keep control on your data.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

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  • Syncany icon

    Syncany

    Syncany is an open-source cloud storage and filesharing application. It allows users to backup and share certain folders of their workstations using any kind of storage, e.g. FTP, Amazon S3 or Google Storage. While the basic idea...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued "The core team of Syncany is on hiatus for an indefinite amount of time." See https://github.com/syncany/syncany
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    SyncTrayzor

    SyncTrayzor is a wrapper for Syncthing which allows Syncthing's window to be hidden in the tray area. SyncTrayzor has a built-in web browser to manage Syncthing without opening your browser. SyncTrayzor can be configured to...

    Open Source Windows Syncthing

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  • Unison icon

    Unison

    Unison is a file-synchronization tool for Unix and Windows. It allows two replicas of a collection of files and directories to be stored on different hosts (or different disks on the same host), modified separately, and then brought...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux GitHub

  • BoZoN icon

    BoZoN

    A self-hosted PHP server for a JavaScript application to easily share files and folders.

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted JavaScript PHP

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  • SyncToy icon

    SyncToy

    SyncToy is a free PowerToy designed by Microsoft, that provides an easy to use graphical user interface that can automatically synchronize local or network files and folders, but not WebDAV-, "Windows Mobile" files or...

    Free Windows

  • Ind.ie Pulse icon

    Ind.ie Pulse

    Pulse is a free (as in freedom), secure, and distributed file synchronisation engine in Go and Swift.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD OpenSolaris

    • Discontinued As announced at https://ind.ie/blog/focus/ , Pulse will no longer be supported, but you can still download it from the official website and use it.
  • Freehold icon

    Freehold

    Freehold - An open, secure, and lightweight platform for your files and data. Lightweight and Fast: Freehold can run efficiently on everything from a Raspberry Pi to a multi-core VPS. Keep your files in Sync: Use Freehold-Sync...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Tahoe-LAFS

    Tahoe-LAFS (Tahoe Least-Authority Filesystem) is a Free and Open cloud storage system. It distributes your data across multiple servers. Even if some of the servers fail or are taken over by an attacker, the entire filesystem...

    Open Source Linux BSD

  • Project Maelstrom icon

    Project Maelstrom

    Project Maelstrom is a torrent-based distributed web browser developed by BitTorrent, Inc. It's a fork of Chromium that uses P2P to load torrents and render webpages.

    Free Windows

  • Exselo Desktop icon

    Exselo Desktop

    Outlook and desktop search to help you search and find information from your files, emails and documents on your computer. Now also with a secure p2p network so you can share information and collaborate with your friends and...

    Free Mac Windows

  • Work Folders icon

    Work Folders

    With Work Folders users can store and access work files on personal computers and devices, often referred to as bring-your-own device (BYOD), in addition to corporate PCs. Users gain a convenient location to store work files, and they...

    Free iPhone iPad

  • Teamplace icon

    Teamplace

    The Unlimited Cloud Storage made for Teams! Get as much storage as you want for each of your projects. With real-time communication, versioning and much more!.

    Free Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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  • File Transporter icon

    File Transporter

    Wherever you go, use this free app to browse, upload, download, and share all your files and photos wherever they reside. The Transporter app lets you access and share any file you sync to Transporter from your computers and mobile...

    Free iPhone iPad

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  • BaShare icon

    BaShare

    An user-friendly file sharing tools. Send large files to your friends quickly. Features: 1.It works over the Internet and LAN 2.upnp support, so you can “jump” your firewall in the router 3.very easy to use 4.qt and...

    Open Source Linux openSUSE Fedora Ubuntu Debian

  • Beaker browser icon

    Beaker browser

    Beaker is a browser for IPFS and Dat. It's licensed MIT, and supports plugins for adding new protocols and Web APIs.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux JavaScript

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  • HRCloud2 icon

    HRCloud2

    A full-featured home-hosted Cloud Drive & Personal Assistant. Convert files, create archives, scan for viruses, perform OCR on images or documents, stream media, edit images and more! Compatible with HRC2 Apps!.

    Open Source Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

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  • Crypti icon

    Crypti

    A decentralized application (dapp) platform which allows JavaScript developers to deploy dapps. Every dapp runs on its own fully customizable sidechain and the developer has full control over the dapp features.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted Ethereum ... JSON JavaScript Bitcoin

  • Cloudu icon

    Cloudu

    Secure German online storage and file sync service. Apps for all major platforms.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone ... Blackberry Android Tablet iPad Blackberry 10

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  • Synology Cloud Station icon

    Synology Cloud Station

    Cloud Station synchronizes data across all your devices, such as computers, mobile devices, or other Synology NAS. Build a private cloud and ensure files are readily available when and where you need them.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone iPad ... Self-Hosted

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  • Lollyo icon

    Lollyo

    Make folders on your PC accessible from anywhere, like any other personal cloud storage service. Lollyo is cloud storage, with a twist. Unlike the wide variety of competitors out there, you don't need to upload your files to a...

    Commercial Windows Web / Cloud

IPFS Comments

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Comment by 11009723
about IPFS Jul 2016

I use JS applications of Universal and distributed file system everyday , and I like it

Some applications to begin with IPFS : https://github.com/ipfs/awesome-ipfs

[Edited by 11009723, August 05]

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