Department of Information Technology

Recommended free software

Microsoft Windows

Audio/Video

Internet/Mail

Office

Programming

  • ConTEXT - Programmers editor.
  • Cygwin - Unix-like environment, C/C++, X-server, ...
  • CVS - see faq/cvs
  • Eclipse - Developer environment (C/C++, Java, PHP, Ruby).
  • NetBeans - Developer environment (C/C++, Java, PHP, Ruby).
  • WinMerge - Visual differencing and merging of text files.
  • XEmacs - Programmers editor.

Scientific

  • FreeMat - Free Matlab clone.
  • R - Free S clone (statistical computing)
  • Scilab - A scientific software package for numerical computations.

Utilities

Apple macOS

Audio/Video

Internet/Mail

Office

  • Gimp - Image editor with support for layers.
  • Inkscape - Vector graphics.
  • LibreOffice - Office suite based on OpenOffice.
  • MacTeX - TeX for macOS.

Programming

  • Aquamacs - Programmers editor (Emacs).
  • Eclipse - Developer environment (C/C++, Java, PHP, Ruby).
  • GCC - GCC with Fortran and OpenMP.
  • LLVM - The compiler intrastructure Xcode is based on.
  • NetBeans - Developer environment (C/C++, Java, PHP, Ruby).
  • SourceTree - Git & Mercurial client.
  • Xcode - Apple:s offical developer environment.

Scientific

  • FreeMat - Free Matlab clone.
  • R - Free S clone (statistical computing)
  • Scilab - A scientific software package for numerical computations.

Utilities

Updated  2016-09-07 20:59:15 by Joel Fredrikson.