IPFS Alternatives for Linux

Popular Alternatives to IPFS for Linux. Explore 25+ Linux apps like IPFS, all suggested and ranked by the AlternativeTo user community.

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The list of alternatives was last updated: 7/25/2018 6:44:00 PM

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  • Syncthing

    Syncthing replaces proprietary sync and cloud services with something open, trustworthy and decentralized. Your data is your data alone and you deserve to choose where it is stored, if it is shared with some third party and how it's transmitted over the Internet. Private. None of your data is ever stored anywhere else other than on your computers. There is no central server that might be compromised, legally or illegally. Encrypted. All communication is secured using TLS.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Android Tablet ... BSD Self-Hosted Cloudron

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  • ownCloud

    Store your private pictures, documents, calendar and contacts on your ownCloud server at home, a rented VPS or use one of the public ownCloud providers. Access your existing data on an FTP drive at work, images shared with you on Dropbox, or your NAS at home--all through your ownCloud server.Run your ownCloud server in a place you trust and access all the data you care about in one place! Your data is where you are! When traveling, access ownCloud through your Android or iOS devices.

    • IPFS is a protocol and supporting utilities to facilitate data versioning and exchange. This has almost nothing to do with ownCloud. axonicNov 2017 • 15 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Freemium Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Blackberry Android Tablet iPad Self-Hosted Raspberry Pi Cloudron

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  • FreeFileSync

    FreeFileSync is a folder comparison and synchronization software that creates and manages backup copies of all your important files. Instead of copying every file every time, FreeFileSync determines the differences between a source and a target folder and transfers only the minimum amount of data needed. FreeFileSync is Open Source software, available for Windows, Linux and macOS.

    Freemium $ $ $ Open Source Mac Windows Linux openSUSE CentOS ... Ubuntu Debian

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  • Resilio Sync

    Resilio Sync allows you to automatically sync files between computers via secure, distributed technology (P2P bittorrent protocol). Fast, intelligent file transfers. Sync skips the cloud and finds the shortest path between devices when transferring data. No Cloud. No uploading to third party servers. Just fast, simple file syncing. Use your local network You don't need the Internet to use Sync. Sync can utilize local networks even if the Internet is down or unavailable.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Android Tablet BSD Windows Phone iPad Kindle Fire

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  • SpiderOak

    SpiderOak provides an easy, secure and consolidated online backup, storage, access, sharing & sync tool for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux (Ubuntu, Debian & Fedora). SpiderOak offers a different approach to online backup, synchronization, and sharing.

    Commercial $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone iPad Xfce

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  • ZeroNet

    ZeroNet uses cryptography (Bitcoin library) and BitTorrent DHT (centralized trackers) to build a distributed censorship-resistant network. Users can publish static or dynamic sites/applications into ZeroNet and visitors can choose to also serve the application/site. Sites /applications will remain on-line even if it is being served by only 1 peer.

    • IPFS is a very useful technology. ZeroNet is an active decentralized web, with gorgeous interface. OrnataweaverMar 2018 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • This is an active decentralized web with gorgeous interface! OrnataweaverMar 2018 Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web gevent ... Self-Hosted NameCoin Python JavaScript

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  • Freenet

    Freenet is free software which lets you anonymously share files, browse and publish "freesites" (web sites accessible only through Freenet) and chat on forums, without fear of censorship. Freenet is decentralised to make it less vulnerable to attack, and if used in "darknet" mode, where users only connect to their friends, is very difficult to detect.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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  • Pydio

    Pydio is the mature alternative to Dropbox and Box.com, to build your own box, on your own servers. Pydio is an open source file sharing platform for the enterprise, with simple and sleek web and mobile apps, hosted securely on your servers and clouds. As easy to use as great consumer software, Pydio is designed to provide enterprise grade security and control.

    Freemium Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone Android Tablet Self-Hosted

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  • Keybase

    Keybase is a new and free security app for mobile phones and computers. For the geeks among us: it's open source and powered by public-key cryptography. Keybase is for anyone. Imagine a Slack for the whole world, except end-to-end encrypted across all your devices. Or a Team Dropbox where the server can't leak your files or be hacked.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone Ruby JavaScript Go (Programming Language) Java

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  • Sandstorm.io

    Sandstorm makes it easy to run your own server. Install apps to create documents, spreadsheets, blogs, git repos, task lists, and more as easily as you'd install apps on your phone. Sandstorm is open source and can be installed on any x86-64 Linux system. Designed for humans It's as easy as your phone. No command lines, no config files, no database provisioning. Secure by default Sandstorm's unparalleled security measures keep you safe even when apps are buggy.

    Free Open Source Linux Web Self-Hosted Meteor

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  • Unison

    Unison is a file-synchronization tool for Unix and Windows. It allows two replicas of a collection of files and directories to be stored on different hosts (or different disks on the same host), modified separately, and then brought up to date by propagating the changes in each replica to the other. Unison shares a number of features with tools such as configuration management packages (CVS, PRCS, Subversion, BitKeeper, etc.), distributed filesystems (Coda, etc.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Syncany

    Syncany is an open-source cloud storage and filesharing application. It allows users to backup and share certain folders of their workstations using any kind of storage, e.g. FTP, Amazon S3 or Google Storage. While the basic idea is similar to Dropbox and JungleDisk, Syncany is open-source and additionally provides data encryption and more flexibility in terms of storage type and provider.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    • Discontinued "The core team of Syncany is on hiatus for an indefinite amount of time." See https://github.com/syncany/syncany
  • Dat

    Dat is the non-profit, secure, and distributed package manager for data. Dat can be used to version data locally, or to share and sync data over the internet. Dat includes an optional peer-to-peer distribution system, meaning that the more widely that a dataset is shared, the faster it is for users to retrieve or sync a copy, and the more redundant that the dataset’s availability becomes.

    • Dat and IPFS are very similar technologies. axuttajaDec 2017 Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Linux Electron / Atom Shell JavaScript

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  • Ind.ie Pulse

    Pulse, officially-sanctioned fork of Syncthing , is a free, secure, and distributed file synchronisation engine. Synchronise your files without also sharing them with a stranger in the cloud. Private & secure Private. Your data is only stored on your own devices. You don’t have to share with a stranger in a cloud. Encrypted. All communication is secured using TLS. Uses perfect forward secrecy to prevent eavesdroppers from ever gaining access to your data.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD OpenSolaris

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    • Discontinued As announced at https://ind.ie/blog/focus/ , Pulse will no longer be supported, but you can still download it from the official website and use it.
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  • Freehold

    Freehold - An open, secure, and lightweight platform for your files and data. Lightweight and Fast: Freehold can run efficiently on everything from a Raspberry Pi to a multi-core VPS. Keep your files in Sync: Use Freehold-Sync to synchronize your desktop files with your freehold instance to make your own open, and secure Dropbox / Google Drive alternative.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    • Discontinued Latest commit 3d05473 on Sep 3, 2015 . See https://github.com/timshannon/freehold
  • Synology Cloud Station

    #### REQUIRES A SYNOLOGY NAS #### Synology offers cost-efficient, high-capacity yet absolutely private cloud solution to help you synchronize files among all your devices. CLOUD & FILE SYNC The majority of people now switch between multiple devices every day, resulting in a dramatic increase in the popularity of cloud storage.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... iPad Self-Hosted

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  • Tahoe-LAFS

    Tahoe-LAFS (Tahoe Least-Authority Filesystem) is a Free and Open cloud storage system. It distributes your data across multiple servers. Even if some of the servers fail or are taken over by an attacker, the entire filesystem continues to function correctly, including preservation of your privacy and security.

    Free Open Source Linux BSD

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  • HRCloud2

    HRCloud2 - A fully featured home-hosted Cloud drive and personal assistant that allows users to create and manage user accounts for friends and family, access files from anywhere, convert images, media, documents, presentation files, 3d models, and archives to other formats.

    Free Open Source Linux Web Self-Hosted

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  • BaShare

    An user-friendly file sharing tools. Send large files to your friends quickly. Features: 1.It works over the Internet and LAN 2.upnp support, so you can “jump” your firewall in the router 3.very easy to use 4.qt and gtk, no problem! 5.A nice tray icon to control the program 6.you can dynamically change bandwidth 7.no annoying pop-up notifications, only flashing tray icon 8.

    Free Open Source Linux openSUSE Fedora Ubuntu Debian

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  • Teamplace

    Connect with friends, family or work colleagues instantly and create a common space for your projects, contents and ideas. GET CONNECTED INSTANTLY Shared projects or file sharing with a team is now easier than ever. Create Teamplaces for your projects and connect with friends, family or colleagues in seconds. You don’t even need to know all their e-mail addresses, other Teamplace members can simply forward on your invite to their contacts.

    Freemium Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet ... iPad

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  • SlapOS

    SlapOS is a decentralized Cloud Computing technology. It can automate the deployment and configuration of applications in a heterogeneous environment. SlapOS supports IaaS, PaaS and SaaS applications. SlapOS handles the provisioning of application instances with accounting and billing modules. SlapOS also provides a portal and interface to handle customer registration, support request, invoicing and payment actions.

    Free Open Source Linux

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