Panel Alternatives

    Panel is described as 'open-source Python library that lets you create custom interactive web apps and dashboards by connecting user-defined widgets to plots, images, tables, or text' and is an app in the Development category. There are four alternatives to Panel for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, Self-Hosted solutions and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is OpenBoard, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Panel are Shiny (Freemium, Open Source), Voilà (Free, Open Source) and Streamlit (Freemium, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 31, 2021

    1. OpenBoard is a cross-platform (Linux / Windows / macOS) interactive whiteboard application. It is currently maintained by the Education Department (DIP) of the Canton of Geneva in Switzerland.
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      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • R (programming language)
      Shiny is an R package that makes it easy to build interactive web apps straight from R. You can host standalone apps on a webpage or embed them in R Markdown documents or build dashboards. You can also extend your Shiny apps with CSS themes, htmlwidgets, and JavaScript actions.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      Voilà turns Jupyter notebooks into standalone web applications. Each user connecting to the Voilà tornado application gets a dedicated Jupyter kernel which can execute the callbacks to changes in Jupyter interactive widgets.
      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Streamlit is an open-source Python library that makes it easy to create and share beautiful, custom web apps for machine learning and data science. In just a few minutes you can build and deploy powerful data apps.
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