Self-Hosted Plesk Alternatives

    There are many alternatives to Plesk as a self-hosted solution if you are looking for a replacement. The best Self-Hosted alternative is Webmin, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Plesk and many of them are available as a self-hosted solution so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Self-Hosted alternatives to Plesk are ISPmanager (Paid), Cloudron (Freemium, Open Source), cPanel (Paid) and Vesta Control Panel (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 1, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Drupal
      • Wordpress
      Aegir is built by a community of system administrators and developers who share Drupal and Wordpress deployment tools, strategies and best practices, instead of continuing to write our own little shell scripts.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • Debian
      Since VestaCP is not developing anymore, this is Debian fork of VestaCP that is continued by one of the VestaCP developers. Focused on security and stability, with a lot of security improvements.
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    1. Outside of the so-called Application Layer, so much of the way computers and servers now work has been moved away from in-house teams and specialists and onto "the cloud" that terms like DevOps have become standard among recruiters, companies, and developers alike.
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    2. Idealstack is an innovative hosting console designed to make it practical for web developers and digital agencies, or anyone who builds and runs websites and web-based applications to do their hosting on the Amazon AWS cloud.
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    3. Vepp is a simple yet powerful software for managing WordPress websites on a VPS, dedicated server, or in a cloud. It’s a convenient alternative to traditional control panels. And it's a great cost-effective alternative to pricy managed WP services.
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    4. ZPanel is a free and complete web hosting control panel for Microsoft Windows and POSIX (Linux, UNIX and MacOSX) based servers. ZPanel is written in PHP and uses several open-source (or freely available) software packages to provide a secure, web hosting system. Learn more...

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer maintained. Last version, 10.1.1, released on 3rd March 2014, can be still downloaded from the official website and the source code is available on Github. ZPanel's source code has been ported to Sentora

      Warning

      Known security holes unpatched.

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      ZPanel vs Plesk opinions
      This alternative is disputed. ZPanel is still a legitimate alternative to Plesk, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      ZPanel is a open source hosting management solution, providing similar functionality like plesk or cpanel for managing webservers and hosting accounts.
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