150 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
128 Like GNU Octave Good alternative? YES NO Octave is a computer program for performing numerical computations which is mostly compatible with MATLAB. It is part of the GNU Project. It is free software under the terms of the GNU General... Open Source Mac Windows Linux 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
60 Like SciPy & Numpy Good alternative? YES NO SciPy (pronounced "Sigh Pie") is open-source software for mathematics, science, and engineering. It is also the name of a very popular conference on scientific programming with Python. The SciPy library depends on NumPy... 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
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
50 Like Maxima Good alternative? YES NO Maxima is a system for the manipulation of symbolic and numerical expressions, including differentiation, integration, Taylor series, Laplace transforms, ordinary differential equations, systems of linear equations, polynomials, and... 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
36 Like Maple Good alternative? YES NO Maple is a general-purpose commercial computer algebra system. Users can enter mathematics in traditional mathematical notation. Custom user interfaces can also be created. There is support for numeric computations, to arbitrary... Commercial 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
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
17 Like SymPy Good alternative? YES NO SymPy is a Python library for symbolic computation. The stated goals of the library are to become a full-featured computer algebra system and to keep a simple code base to promote extensibility and comprehensibility. SymPy is written... 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
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
4 Like ANKHOR FlowSheet Good alternative? YES NO ANKHOR is a revolutionary platform for in-memory processing of data from diverse sources and in variable data formats. he heart of this platform is the FlowSheet data workbench for modeling applications, reports and data services... Free Personal Windows 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
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 Mathway Good alternative? YES NO Mathway provides students with the tools they need to solve their math problems. With tens of millions of problems already solved, Mathway is the #1 online problem solving resource available for students, parents, and teachers. Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone iPad 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
12 Like Graph Good alternative? YES NO Graph is an open source application used to draw mathematical graphs in a coordinate system. Anyone who wants to draw graphs of functions will find this program useful. The program makes it very easy to visualize a function and paste... Open Source Windows No features added Add a feature
2 Like Mathics Good alternative? YES NO Mathics is a general purpose computer algebra system (CAS) and designed to be a free, light-weight alternative to Mathematica. It's programmable using a Mathematica like language and uses a web interface for user interaction. Open Source Mac Windows Linux No features added Add a feature
4 Like OmniGraphSketcher Alternative? YES NO OmniGraphSketcher helps you make elegant and precise graphs in seconds, whether you have specific data to visualize or you just have a concept to explain. Specifically designed for reports, presentations, and problem sets where you... Open Source Mac iPhone No features added Add a feature Discontinued Discontinued but open sourced @ https://github.com/graphsketcher/GraphSketcher
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
3 Like nerdamer Good alternative? YES NO Nerdamer is a small and light-weight symbolic math expression evaluator written in JavaScript. Open Source Web / Cloud Node.JS npm No features added Add a feature