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Ascend is described as '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 of differential/algebraic equations' and is an app. There are more than 25 alternatives to Ascend for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is GNU Octave, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Ascend are R (programming language), Mathematica, MATLAB and Scilab.

Ascend alternatives are mainly Statistical Analyzers but may also be Calculators or Programming Languages. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Ascend.
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ASCEND is a free open-source software program for solving small to very large mathematical models. ASCEND can solve systems...

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    GNU Octave

    • FreeOpen Source
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    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 Public License.

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  2. R is a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics.

    ⚫︎ Support for scriptingR (programming language) supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
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  3. Mathematica is a computational software program used widely in scientific, engineering, and mathematical fields and other areas of technical computing.

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    MATLAB

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    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 interfacing with programs in other languages.

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    Scilab

    • FreeOpen Source
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    Scilab is a scientific software package for numerical computations providing a powerful open computing environment for engineering and scientific applications.

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    SageMath

    • FreeOpen Source
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    • Online

    SageMath is a free open-source mathematics software system licensed under the GPL. It builds on top of many existing open-source packages: NumPy, SciPy, matplotlib, Sympy, Maxima, GAP, FLINT, R and many more.

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    Dynamically visualize effects of of parameters on calculations with Interact
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    Maxima

    • FreeOpen Source
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    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 sets, lists, vectors, matrices, and tensors.

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    Xmaxima interface running Maxima 5.28
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    Spyder

    • FreeOpen Source
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    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.

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    wxMaxima

    • FreeOpen Source
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    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, autocompletion, inline plots and simple animations.

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  10. The IBM SPSS software platform offers advanced statistical analysis, a vast library of machine-learning algorithms, text analysis, open-source extensibility, integration with big data and seamless deployment into applications.

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