144 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
47 Like Maxima Good alternative? YES NO Maxima is a system for the manipulation of symbolic and numerical expressions, including differentiation, integration, Taylor series... Open Source Mac Windows Linux
34 Like Maple Good alternative? YES NO Maple is a general-purpose commercial computer algebra system. Users can enter mathematics in traditional mathematical notation.... Commercial Mac Windows Linux
29 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... Open Source Windows
17 Like Mathcad Good alternative? YES NO Mathcad is engineering calculation software that drives innovation and offers significant process productivity advantages for product... Commercial Windows
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
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... Open Source Windows 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
14 Like SMath Studio Good alternative? YES NO SMath Studio - is a math program with 'paper'-like interface and numerous computing features. It has an ability to work with... Free Windows Linux Web / Cloud Windows Mobile
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... Open Source 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
4 Like Singular Good alternative? YES NO Singular is an open source computer algebra system for polynomial computations, with special emphasis on commutative and... Open Source Windows Linux
4 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... Open Source Windows Linux
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... Open Source Windows Linux
4 Like FriCAS Good alternative? YES NO FriCAS is an advanced computer algebra system. Its capabilities range from calculus (integration and differentiation) to abstract... Open Source Windows Linux
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... Open Source Windows Linux
13 Like Swift Calcs Good alternative? YES NO The Collaborative Computational Notebook Built for Modern Engineering. Enter math as it appears on paper, get instantaneous results... Free Mac Windows Web / Cloud
1 Like Derive Discontinued 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
1 Like QtOctave Discontinued Good alternative? YES NO QtOctave is a front-end for http://alternativeto.net/software/octave/ . Octave is a high-level language for numerical computations, like... Open Source 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
3 Like CompPad Discontinued Good alternative? YES NO CompPad is an OpenOffice extension to provide live mathematical and engineering calculations within a Writer document, allowing... Free Mac Windows Linux Apache OpenOffice
1 Like Miramath Good alternative? YES NO Miramath is an open source project inspired by the MathCad mathematical application. The main user interface consists of a page into... Open Source Mac Windows Linux