DIET Alternatives

    DIET is described as 'software for grid-computing. As middleware, DIET sits between the operating system (which handles the details of the hardware) and the application software (which deals with the specific computational task at hand)' and is an app in the Education & Reference category. There are more than 10 alternatives to DIET for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, the Web and Android. The best alternative is BOINC, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like DIET are Folding@home (Free), Apache Mesos (Free, Open Source), GridRepublic (Free, Open Source) and Charity Engine (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Jul 17, 2018