GNU Octave Alternatives

    GNU Octave is described as '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' and is a well-known app in the Education & Reference category. There are more than 50 alternatives to GNU Octave for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is Wolfram Alpha, which is free. Other great apps like GNU Octave are Jupyter (Free, Open Source), R (programming language) (Free, Open Source), MATLAB (Paid) and Mathematica (Paid).

    This page was last updated Sep 20, 2021

    1. Powerful forecasting software for small businesses, traders and scientists. GMDH Shell is the easiest way to accurately forecast time series, create classifiers and regression models.
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      The Enthought Python Distribution provides scientists with a comprehensive set of tools to perform rigorous data analysis and visualization.
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    2. Derive 6.1: Powerful system for doing symbolic and numeric mathematics. This application is no longer available or supported.

      Unofficials Demo and Updates
      http://www.austromath.at/daten/derive/derivedemo.htm

      Discontinued

      Derive was discontinued on June 29, 2007. The last and final version is Derive 6.1 for MS-Windows.

    3. MathJournal is an interactive program for the Tablet PC that provides a natural and intuitive environment for solving mathematical and engineering problems.
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    4. Doronix Math Toolbox is a numerical computing environment with programming language which can be used as alternative to MATLAB.


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      SIMO is an iOS programming environment for Matlab. SIMO runs locally on device and hence internet connection is not required. Users can create, edit and run Matlab code, and create 2D and 3D plots. Find out more: http://www.simo.com.hk/.
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      A software package designed to solve computationally hard problems in algebra, number theory, geometry and combinatorics.
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      Mathmatiz is the best android calculator. It provides its users technical computation ability similar to the famous computation software MATLAB on an Android phone, including m file support and plotting.
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      CloudStat is the cloud environment for building statistical applications collaboratively.

      Discontinued

      CloudStat service unavailable. Now redirects to https://sensq.com/ .

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      Xoctave is software to creating a complete scientific computing environment designed especially for Matlab users who seek an affordable alternative to Matlab.
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