OpenSSH is a free version of the SSH connectivity tools that technical users rely on. OpenSSH encrypts all traffic (including passwords) to effectively eliminate eavesdropping, connection hijacking, and other attacks.
OpenSSH vs PuTTY opinions
Up to date. One of the most trustworthy dev teams on the intenet.
Totally standardized on all platforms (ok, not Windows, but catching up there).
There is no gui for connection management.
It is a SSL-Protocol-Implementation not a Terminal Emulator
Not a terminal emulator like PuTTY is.
OpenSSH is an implementation of the SSH protocol. Putty is a GUI application for connecting to other devices via SSH and Telnet.
OpenSSH is a server for the SSH protocol and not a client to handle SSH sessions like PuTTY.
Tabby is an infinitely customizable cross-platform terminal app for local shells, serial, SSH and Telnet connections.
ZOC is a powerful and well-established terminal emulator and telnet client, well known for its outstanding user interface with tabbed multi session support.
ZOC vs PuTTY opinions
Just let me say one thing: Try managing 200 hosts for 10+ clients in the host directory of Putty and ZOC.
More features. Cleaner user interface. Actual support.
Much nicer user interface.
tabs, ease of use, very easy to customize
Fast, multi-session support, stable.
Easy to use, flexible and includes scp
One of the few options available on the mac.
PowerShell (including Windows PowerShell and PowerShell Core) is a task automation and configuration management framework from Microsoft, consisting of a command-line shell and associated scripting language built on the .NET Framework.
PowerShell vs PuTTY opinions
Local command shell. Putty is first and foremost a remote connection too.
Not the same kind of product.
Since recently Microsoft has integrates OpenSSH in Windows 10 natively, so PowerShell (and Windows terminal) may now connect to SSH hosts from the command line, as you would do from LINUX or OS/X. PuTTY however has many more functions.
PuTTY is for remote terminal access, via SSH, Telnet, serial, etc.. Powershell is a shell for scripting not SSH or Telent access.
Termius is more than a mere SSH client – it’s a complete command-line solution that’s redefining remote access for sysadmins and network engineers. Securely access Linux or IoT devices and quickly fix issues from the comfort of your couch via laptop or phone.
Termius vs PuTTY opinions
Can be used on Linux, has a cleaner Interface compared to PuTTY & it's free for students.
Terminal (also referred to as Terminal.app) is a terminal emulator included in Apple's Mac OS X operating system. It originated in Mac OS X's predecessors, NEXTSTEP and OPENSTEP, and allows the user to interact with the computer through a command line interface.This app doesn't have any features at the moment.
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SecureCRT combines rock-solid terminal emulation with the strong encryption, data integrity, and authentication options of the Secure Shell protocol. SecureCRT provides secure remote access, file transfer, and data tunneling for everyone in your organization.
SecureCRT vs PuTTY opinions
Simply the best telnet/ssh client on the market. Excellent support too!
Secure Shell is an xterm-compatible terminal emulator and stand-alone ssh client for Chrome. It uses Native-Client to connect directly to ssh servers without the need for external proxies.
Chrome Secure Shell vs PuTTY opinions
written by google developers when they took down the ssh command from crosh