Selfhosting is the process of locally hosting and managing applications instead of renting from SaaS providers. This is a list of Free Software network services and web applications which can be hosted locally.



Selfhosting is the process of locally hosting and managing applications instead of renting from SaaS providers.

This is a list of Free Software network services and web applications which can be hosted locally. Non-Free software is listed on the Non-Free page.

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Web Analytics

  • AWStats - Generates web, streaming, ftp or mail server statistics graphically.
  • Countly - Real time mobile & web analytics, crash reporting and push notifications platform (Source code) AGPL Javascript
  • GoAccess - Real-time web log analyzer and interactive viewer that runs in a terminal.
  • Open Web Analytics - Google Analytics and Piwik alternative - GPL PHP
  • Piwik - Leading open-source analytics platform that gives you more than just powerful analytics. (Source code) GPLv3 PHP
  • Snowplow - Your own digital nervous system. Have every single event, from your websites, mobile apps, desktop applications and server-side systems, stored in your own data warehouse and available to action in real-time. (Source Code) Apache Scala
  • ThinkUp - Insights into your social networking activity on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and beyond. (Source code) GPL PHP
  • Webalizer - Fast web server log file analysis. GPL C


  • Alltube - A web interface for youtube-dl, a program to download videos and audio from more than 100 websites (Demo) GPL
  • Huginn - Allows you to build agents that monitor and act on your behalf - MIT Ruby
  • Http2pic - website screenshots/renderer. It uses the wkhtmltox to render websites with various options. (Source code) Apache 2.0 PHP/Javascript
  • RSS-Bridge - rss-bridge is a PHP project capable of generating ATOM feeds for websites which don’t have one. Public domain PHP
  • TriggerHappy - an opensource clone of IFTTT - a bridge between your internet services BSD Python
  • WTFDYUM a.k.a Why The Fuck Did You Unfollow Me - find out who stops following you on Twitter. (Demo, Source Code) Apache Java

Blogging Platforms

See also Static Site Generators, Content Management Systems and WeblogMatrix

  • Anchor CMS - Anchor is a free, lightweight, faster-than-a-bullet, simple blogging system, made for art–directed posts. (Source code) GPLv3 PHP
  • Antville - Antville is a free, open source project aimed at the development of a high performance, feature rich weblog hosting software. (Source code) Apache JavaScript
  • Blogotext - a free blog-engine written in PHP and using SQLite. This offers you both an unmatched simplicity during installation and great performances. (Source code) MIT PHP
  • Chyrp - An extra-awesome, extra-lightweight blog engine MIT PHP
  • Dotclear - Take control over your blog! (Source code) GPLv2 PHP
  • Ghost - Just a blogging platform (Source code) MIT Nodejs
  • htmly - Databaseless Blogging Platform (Flat-File Blog) (Source code), Demo) GPLv2 PHP
  • Known - A single website for all your content Apache PHP
  • Noddity - It’s a blog, it’s a wiki, it’s a fast CMS! (Source code) WTFPL Nodejs
  • PluXml - XML-based blog/CMS platform (Source code) GPL PHP
  • Wagtail - A Django content management system focused on flexibility and user experience (Source code) BSD Python
  • Wordpress - Create a beautiful website or blog. (Source code) GPLv2

Bookmarks & Link Sharing

Calendar and Address Books

Some Groupware solutions also feature calendar/address book editing and synchronization.

  • AgenDAV - Multilanguage CalDAV web client with a rich AJAX interface and shared calendars support
  • Baïkal - Lightweight CalDAV+CardDAV server
  • CalendarServer - a standards-compliant server implementing the CalDAV and CardDAV protocols. Apache Python
  • calypso - a python-based CalDAV/CardDAV server
  • DAViCal - a server for calendar sharing (CalDAV)
  • Radicale - A Simple Calendar and Contact Server
  • sabre/dav - A open source CardDAV, CalDAV and WebDAV server.
  • ownCloud calendar - The ownCloud Calendar app enables you to create and edit events, synchronize to other calendars you might use, and create new, personalized calendars. (Source code) AGPLv3 PHP

Communication systems


Webmail clients

Mail Transfer Agents

MTAs / SMTP servers

  • Courier MTA - Fast, scalable, enterprise mail/groupware server providing ESMTP, IMAP, POP3, webmail, mailing list, basic web-based calendaring and scheduling services. (Source Code GPLv3 C
  • Exim - Message transfer agent (MTA) developed at the University of Cambridge.
  • Haraka - A high-performance, pluginable SMTP server written in JavaScript.
  • MailCatcher - Ruby gem that deploys a simply SMTP MTA gateway that accepts all mail and displays in web interface. Useful for debugging or development.
  • Maildrop - Disposable email SMTP server, also useful for development.
  • OpenSMTPD - Secure SMTP server implementation from the OpenBSD project.
  • Postfix - Fast, easy to administer, and secure Sendmail replacement.
  • Qmail - Secure Sendmail replacement.
  • Sendmail - Message transfer agent (MTA).

Mail Delivery Agents

MDAs - IMAP/POP3 software

  • Cyrus IMAP/POP3 - Intended to be run on sealed servers, where normal users are not permitted to log in.
  • Dovecot - IMAP and POP3 server written primarily with security in mind.

Complete solutions

simple deployment of a mail server, e.g. for inexperienced or impatient admins.

  • hMailServer - Open source e-mail server for Microsoft Windows
  • Mailcow - Mail server suite based on Dovecot, Postfix and other open source software, that provides a modern Web UI for administration. PHP/Shell/Other GPLv2
  • Mail-in-a-Box - Turns any Ubuntu server into a fully functional mail server with one command. Shell/Other CC0
  • iRedMail - Full-featured mail server solution based on Postfix and Dovecot.
  • Citadel - Feature packed, easy, versatile, and powerful mail server, thanks to exclusive “rooms” based architecture.
  • Modoboa - Modoboa is a mail hosting and management platform including a modern and simplified Web User Interface. Python MIT


Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol software

XMPP Servers

  • ejabberd - XMPP instant messaging server. GPL Erlang
  • Metronome IM - Fork of Prosody IM. MIT Lua
  • MongooseIM - Fork of ejabberd.
  • Openfire - Real time collaboration (RTC) server. Apache Java
  • Prosody IM - Feature-rich and easy to configure XMPP server. MIT Lua
  • Tigase - XMPP server implementation in Java.

XMPP Web Clients

  • Candy - Multi user XMPP client written in Javascript.
  • Converse.js - A free and open-source XMPP chat client in your browser (Source) MPLv2 Javascript
  • Kaiwa - Web based chat client in the style of common paid alternatives. (Source code)
  • Kontalk – Kontalk is an Open Source Messenger, similiar to WhatsApp (app for android only currently), including end-to-end encryption, server is based on Tigase XMPP Server - (Source code) GPLv3
  • Lets-Chat - A self hosted chat suite written in Node.
  • Salut à Toi - Multipurpose, multi frontend, libre and decentralised communication tool. (Source code) AGPLv3 Python


SIP telephony software

  • Asterisk - An easy to use but advanced IP PXB system, VoIP gateway and conference server GPLv2 C
  • FreeSWITCH - Scalable open source cross-platform telephony platform (Source Code) MPLv2 C
  • Kamailio - Modular SIP server (registrar/proxy/router/etc) GPLv2 C
  • Ostel - Secure SIP telephony setup with ZRTP encryption GPLv3 Ruby


IRC communication software

  • Convos - Always online web IRC client (Demo, Source code) ARTv2 Perl
  • IRCAnywhere - Open-source self-hosted alternative to IRCCloud (Source) JavaScript Node.js
  • Quassel IRC - distributed IRC client, meaning that one (or multiple) client(s) can attach to and detach from a central core (Source code) GPLv2 C++
  • Shout - The self-hosted web IRC client (Demo, Source code) MIT Nodejs
  • Weechat - a fast, light and extensible chat client GPLv3 C
  • ZNC - An advanced IRC bouncer Apache C++


  • Freenet - anonymously share files, browse and publish “freesites” (web sites accessible only through Freenet) and chat on forums (Source code) GPLv2 Java
  • GNUNet - Free software framework for decentralized, peer-to-peer networking GPLv3 C/Java
  • Jitsi Meet - Jitsi Meet is an OpenSource (MIT) WebRTC JavaScript application that uses Jitsi Videobridge to provide high quality, scalable video conferences. MIT JavaScript
  • Jitsi Video Bridge - WebRTC compatible Selective Forwarding Unit (SFU) that allows for multiuser video communication. Apache Java
  • Kandan – Kandan is an Open Source Alternative to HipChat. - AGPL
  • Let’s Chat - A persistent messaging application that runs on Node.js and MongoDB. MIT Nodejs
  • Mattermost - Open-source, on-prem Slack-alternative. It can be integrated with Gitlab. (Source code) AGPLv3/Apache 2.0 Go
  • Mibew - Mibew Messenger is an open-source live support application written in PHP and MySQL. It enables one-on-one chat assistance in real-time directly from your website. (Demo, Source code) Apache PHP/Javascript
  • Mumble - low-latency, high quality voice/text chat software BSD C++
  • Node-Chat - A not-so-basic open-source chat with admin features. - MIT Nodejs
  • RetroShare - Secured and decentralized communication system. Offers decentralized chat, forums, messaging, file transfer. (Source code) GPLv2 С++
  • Rocket.Chat – Teamchat solution similar to or Slack - MIT
  • Synapse - A server for Matrix, an open standard for decentralized persistent communication (Source code) Apache Python
    • Vector - A glossy Matrix web client with an emphasis on performance and usability (Source code) Apache Javascript
    • Matrix Console Web - A web client meant to be a showcase of Matrix capabilities, and reference implementation of the Matrix standard (Source code) Apache Javascript
  • Syndie - Syndie is a libre system for operating distributed forums. Public Domain Java
  • TextBelt - An outgoing SMS API that uses carrier-specific gateways to deliver your text messages for free, and without ads. MIT JavaScript
  • Tox - A distributed, secure messenger with audio and video chat capabilities. GPLv3 C
  • Zulip - Zulip is a powerful, open source group chat application. (Source code)Apache 2.0/Other Python/Django

Social Networks and Forums

  • Anahita Open Source Social Networking Framework & Platform. (Source code GPLv3 PHP
  • Bootcamp - An enterprise social network - Source code
  • Buddycloud - Tools, libraries, services and a community to build user-to-user, group and social messaging into your app. Saves time. Scales up. Supports you. (Source code) Apache 2.0 Java/Javascript
  • BuddyPress - A powerful plugin that takes your powered site beyond the blog with social-network features like user profiles, activity streams, user groups, and more.
  • diaspora* - Distributed social networking server. (Demo, Source Code) AGPLv3 Ruby
  • Discourse - Advanced forum / community solution based on Ruby and JS - GPLv2
  • Elgg - a powerful open source social networking engine - GPLv2
  • Flarum - Delightfully simple forums. Flarum is the next-generation forum software that makes online discussion fun again. (Source Code) MIT PHP
  • FluxBB - fast, light, user-friendly forum software for your website. (Source code) GPLv2 PHP
  • Friendica - Social Communication Server (Source code) AGPLv3
  • Gnu Social - social communication software for both public and private communications
  • Hubzilla - independent general-purpose websites that not only connect with their associated members and viewers, but also connect together MIT PHP
  • HumHub - A flexible kit for private social networks (Source Code) AGPLv3 PHP
  • Isso - a lightweight commenting server written in Python and JavaScript. It aims to be a drop-in replacement for Disqus (Source code) MIT Python
  • Jappix - Jappix is an open social platform, that let’s you easily get or keep in touch with everyone.
  • Loomio - Loomio is a collaborative decision-making tool that makes it easy for anyone to participate in decisions which affect them. (Source code) AGPLv3 Ruby
  • Movim - A brand new social network, full of awesome features in a modern and smart interface
  • MyBB - Free, extensible forum software package. (Source Code) LGPLv3 PHP
  • Newebe - a Distributed Social Network (Source code) AGPLv3 Python
  • NodeBB - Node.js based forum software built for the modern web (Source code) GPLv3 Node.js
  • Oxwall Oxwall is used for a wide range of projects starting from family sites and custom social networks to collaboration tools and enterprise community solutions. (Source code CPALv1 PHP
  • phpBB - flat-forum bulletin board software solution that can be used to stay in touch with a group of people or can power your entire website. GPLv2 PHP
  • PPnet Create and host your own social network. MIT JavaScript
  • - stream server that does most of what people really want from a social network (Source code)
  • Reddit - social networking and news website where registered community members can submit content. (Demo Source Code) CPALv1 Python
  • RedMatrix - complete decentralised publishing, sharing, and communications system (Source code)
  • twister - P2P microblogging platform
  • Vanilla Forums - Simple and flexible forum software (Source code) GPLv2 PHP

Content Management Systems (CMS)

CMS are a practical way to setup a website with many features. CMS often come with third party plugins, themes and functionality that is easy to add and customize to your needs. See also Blogging Platforms and Static Site Generators

  • 99ko CMS - 99ko allows you to create a website in minutes without knowledge of Web development. It does not use a database server but relies on simple text files (JSON format) to store your data. (Source code)
  • Apostrophe 2 - A node.js CMS with a focus on extensible in-context editing tools (Demo, Source code) MIT Node.js
  • Baun - A modern, lightweight, extensible CMS for PHP - (Source code) MIT
  • BigTree CMS - straightforward, well documented, and capable written with PHP and MySQL (Source code) LGPL
  • Bolt - Sophisticated, lightweight & simple CMS (Source code)
  • CMS Made Simple - open source content management system, faster and easier management of website contents, scalable for small businesses to large corporations. GPL
  • Concrete 5 CMS - an open source content management system MIT
  • Drupal - Advanced open source content management platform GPL
  • Gazelle - Gazelle is a web framework geared towards private BitTorrent trackers. Although naturally focusing on music, it can be modified for most needs. PHP
  • Grav - Modern, Crazy Fast, Ridiculously Easy and Amazingly Powerful Flat-File CMS (Source code) MIT PHP
  • GetSimple CMS - The Simplest Content Management System. Ever. GPLv3
  • ImpressPages CMS - Easy code meets easy admin. (Demo, Source Code) GPLv3/MIT PHP
  • Joomla! - Advanced Content Management System (CMS) GPL
  • KeystoneJS - Node.js CMS & Web Application Platform (Demo, Source Code) MIT Node.js
  • MODX - MODX is an advanced content management and publishing platform. The current version is called ‘Revolution’. (Source Code) GPLv2 PHP
  • Neos - Neos or TYPO3 Neos (for version 1) is a modern, open source CMS based on the Flow framework. (Source Code) GPLv3 PHP
  • october - Free, open-source, self-hosted CMS platform based on the Laravel PHP Framework. (Source code) MIT
  • Pagekit - A new modern CMS to create and share (Source code) MIT
  • Pico - A stupidly simple, blazing fast, flat file CMS. (Source code) MIT
  • Pimcore Multi-Channel Experience and Engagement Management Platform (Source code) BSD PHP
  • Plone Powerful open-source CMS system (Source code) Python Zope
  • Redaxscript - Ultra lightweight CMS for MySQL, SQLite and PostgreSQL (Demo, Source Code) GPLv3 PHP
  • SilverStripe - easy to use CMS with powerful MVC framework underlying. (Demo, Source code) BSD PHP
  • SPIP - Publication system for the Internet aimed at collaborative work, multilingual environments, and simplicity of use for web authors. (Source code) GPLv2 PHP
  • Textpattern - A flexible, elegant and easy-to-use CMS. (Demo, Source code) GPLv2 PHP
  • TYPO3 - A powerful and advanced CMS with a large community. (Source Code) GPLv2 PHP
  • Wordpress - The worlds most-used blogging and CMS engine. (Source code mirror) GPLv2

Recipe management

  • OpenEats - a recipe management site that allows users to create, store, share and rate recipes, create grocery lists, and more. (Source code Python/Django BSD


Federated Identity/Authentication

Feed Readers

File Sharing and Synchronization

Some Groupware solutions also feature file sharing and synchronization.

Web based file managers

  • Apaxy - Theme built to enhance the experience of browsing web directories, using the mod_autoindex Apache module and some CSS to override the default style of a directory listing. (Source code Public domain CSS
  • eXtplorer - A PHP- and JavaScript- based File Manager
  • h5ai - modern file indexer for HTTP web servers with focus on your files. Directories are displayed in a appealing way and browsing them is enhanced by different views, a breadcrumb and a tree overview. (Source code, Demo) MIT PHP/Javascript

File synchronization

  • Git Annex - File synchronization between computers, servers, external drives
  • Seafile - File hosting and sharing solution primary for teams and organizations. (Demo) GPLv2
  • SparkleShare - Self hosted, instant, secure file sync
  • Syncany - Secure file sync software for arbitrary storage backends - An open-source cloud storage and filesharing application. Securely synchronize your files to any kind of storage! GPLv3 Java
  • Syncthing - Syncthing is an open source peer-to-peer file synchronisation tool (Source code) MPLv2 Go
  • Z-Push - an implementation of Microsoft’s ActiveSync protocol
  • ownCloud - All-in-one solution for saving, synchronizing, viewing, editing and sharing files, calendars, address books and more - AGPLv3 PHP
  • Pydio - Turn any web server into a powerful file management system and an alternative to mainstream cloud storage providers.

Single-click/drag-n-drop upload

  • BoZoN - Minimalist Drag & drop file sharing app AGPLv3 PHP
  • Coquelicot - Coquelicot is a “one-click” file sharing web application with a focus on protecting users’ privacy. - AGPLv3
  • Dropcenter - Upload files by simple drag-n-drop.
  • droppy - droppy is a self-hosted cloud server with an interface similar to desktop file managers and has capabilites to edit files on-the-fly as well as view and playback media directly in the browser. (Demo) BSD Nodejs
  • - is a secure image hosting. Images are encrypted using AES-256 with random key in browser before upload. GPLv3 Nodejs
  • - is a o distributed image hosting website. (Source code) AGPL PHP
  • Jirafeau - Jirafeau is a web site permitting to upload a file in a simple way and give an unique link to it. (Demo)
  • Jyraphe - Jyraphe is a web application of file repository, easy to install and easy to use.
  • linx - File sharing application and pastebin with API, auto-expiry, deletion keys, and web seed support (Demo) GPLv3 Go
  • lutim - Let’s Upload That Image !
  • Mediacrush - a website you can upload images, audio, and video to, and receive a link to share it with your friends (Source code)
  • Nimbus - A drag-and-drop shortlink file sharer for OS X - MIT Python
  • OnionShare - securely and anonymously share a file of any size.
  • Pomf - Simple file uploading and sharing, source for the now shut down site MIT PHP/Nodejs
  • uPste - A private file hosting application with an emphasis on serving technology communities. (Source code) AGPLv3 PHP
  • YouTransfer - YouTransfer is a simple but elegant self-hosted file transfer & sharing solution. (Demo, Source code) Apache Nodejs

Peer-to-peer filesharing

  • FilePizza - Peer-to-peer file transfers in your browser (Source code) BSD Nodejs
  • FileTea - Anonymous, volatile file sharing: does not store any file on server. Bridges a download to the recipient’s browser with an upload from the source’s browser. (Source code AGPLv3 C
  • - Streaming file transfer over WebTorrent (Demo) MIT Nodejs
  • Opentracker - open and free bittorrent tracker. It aims for minimal resource usage and is intended to run at your wlan router (Source code Public domain C
  • ShareFest - Web based p2p file sharing built on WebRTC Data Channels API (Demo) Apache 2.0 Nodejs

Distributed filesystems

  • Camlistore - Camlistore is a set of open source formats, protocols, and software for modeling, storing, searching, sharing and synchronizing data in the post-PC era. Data may be files or objects, tweets or 5TB videos, and you can access it via a phone, browser or FUSE filesystem. (Source code) Apache Go
  • Go IPFS - Implementation of IPFS, a global, versioned, peer-to-peer filesystem that seeks to connect all computing devices with the same system of files. It combines good ideas from Git, BitTorrent, Kademlia, SFS, and the Web. It is like a single bittorrent swarm, exchanging git objects.
  • Ori Filesystem - A Secure Distributed File System built for offline operation (Source code) MIT C++
  • Swift - A highly available, distributed, eventually consistent object/blob store.
  • Tahoe-LAFS - Tahoe-LAFS is a Free and Open decentralized 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 file store continues to function correctly, preserving your privacy and security.


  • 20euros - Clone of 2048 game with euros. - Unlicensed
  • Agar.IO Clone - clone written with Socket.IO and HTML5 canvas - MIT
  • Cubiks-2048 - Clone of 2048 game in 3D. - CCANC 4.0
  • TournamentMango - TournamentMango is an open source tournament bracket and user management system. You can build an archive of players and keep track of all their scores over time as well as their regular characters, games, and aliases. (Source code) MIT Javascript


  • GateOne - Gate One is an HTML5 web-based terminal emulator and SSH client. - AGPLv3
  • Guacamole - Guacamole is a clientless remote desktop gateway. It supports standard protocols like VNC and RDP. (Source code) MIT Java/C


  • Citadel - Groupware including email, calendar/scheduling, address books, forums, mailing lists, IM, wiki and blog engines, RSS aggregation and more (Source code) GPLv3 C
  • Cozy Cloud - A personal cloud where you can read your emails or manage and sync your contact, files or calendars, with an app store full of community contributions (Source Code) GPLv3 Nodejs
  • egroupware - Software suite including calendars, address books, notepad, project management tools, client relationship management tools (CRM), knowledge management tools, a wiki and a CMS.
  • Horde - The Horde Project is about creating high quality Open Source applications and libraries, based on PHP and the Horde Framework. - GPL
  • Kolab - Kolab community is a unified communication and collaboration system - Various FLOSS Licenses (Source)
  • Openmeetings - (Source code) - Openmeetings provides video conferencing, instant messaging, white board, collaborative document editing and other groupware tools using API functions of the Red5 Streaming Server for Remoting and Streaming. Apache 2.0 Java
  • Sogo - SOGo offers multiple ways to access the calendaring and messaging data. CalDAV, CardDAV, GroupDAV, as well as ActiveSync, including native Outlook compatibility and web interface. (Demo, Source Code) GPLv1/LGPLv2 Objective-C
  • Tine 2.0org - Contacts, Calendar, Tasks, WebDAV, ActiveSync, VOIP, Mail-Client, CRM, Sales, Projects, Timetracker - (Demo) AGPLv3
  • Zimbra Collaboration - Email, calendar, collaboration server with web interface and lots of integrations. (Source code) GPLv2/CPALv1 Java

Learning and Courses

  • Chamilo LMS - Chamilo LMS allows you to create a virtual campus for the provision of online or semi-online training. (Source code) GPLv3 PHP
  • lxHive - Open Source ExperienceAPI compliant Learning Record Store (LRS) - previously code-named TinCanAPI. Source code GPLv3 PHP
  • Mahara - Open Source fully featured web application to build students electronic portfolio. Source code GPLv3 PHP
  • Moodle - Moodle is a learning and courses platform with one of the largest open source communities worldwide. (Demo, Source code) GPL PHP
  • Sakai - The Sakai project provides a flexible and feature-rich environment for teaching, learning, research and other collaboration. (Demo, Source code) ECLv2 Java

Maps & GPS

  • Graphhopper - Fast routing library and server using OpenStreetMap (Source code)
  • MapBBCodeShare - Tool for sharing custom OSM maps. Support for annotated markers, polygons, lines, multi-format import/export, multiple layers, shortlinks… (Demo) WTFPL/Other PHP/Javascript
  • Openstreetmap - OpenStreetMap is a map of the world, created by people like you and free to use under an open license. (Source code)
  • Traccar - Java application to track GPS positions. Supports loads of tracking devices and protocols, has an Android and iOS App. Has a web interface to view your trips - (Demo, Source code) Apache
  • uMap - create maps with OpenStreetMap layers in a minute and embed them in your site (Source code) WTFPL Python/Django

Video Streaming

  • CyTube - CyTube is a web application providing media synchronization, chat, and more for an arbitrary number of channels. (Demo) MIT Nodejs
  • Emby - A home media server built using other popular open source technologies. - GPLv2
  • Flumotion - a streaming media server with intuitive graphical administration tools (Source code) LGPLv2 Python
  • HTPC Manager - A fully responsive interface to manage all your favorite media on your HTPC. - MIT
  • ReadyMedia - a simple media server software, with the aim of being fully compliant with DLNA/UPnP-AV clients GPLv2 C
  • Rygel - Rygel is a home media solution (UPnP AV MediaServer) that allows you to easily share audio, video and pictures to other devices. Additionally, media player software may use Rygel to become a MediaRenderer that may be controlled remotely by a UPnP or DLNA Controller. GPLv3 C
  • Streama - Self-hosted Netflix alternative. - MIT Java
  • Zoneminder - Closed-circuit television (CCTV) software application which supports IP, USB and Analog cameras GPLv2 PHP

Mind Maps

  • Mindmaps - An open source, offline capable, mind mapping application (Demo)

Money, Budgeting and Management

  • Galette - Galette is a membership management web application towards non profit organizations (Source code) GPLv3 PHP
  • GLPI - GLPI is an IT assests/resources/inventory manager (Source code) GPLv2 PHP
  • GRR - Assets management and booking for small/medium companies (demo, administrateur/azerty) GPLv2 PHP
  • Inventaire - collaborative resources mapper project, while yet only focused on exploring books mapping with wikidata and ISBNs (Source code) AGPLv3 Nodejs
  • Invoice Ninja - A powerful tool to invoice clients online. (Demo, Source code) AAL PHP
  • InvoicePlane - Manage quotes, invoices, payments and customers for your small business. (Demo, Source code) MIT
  • IHateMoney - Manage your shared expenses, easily. (Source code) BSD Python
  • Tryton - Core base of a complete business solution (ERP). (Demo admin/admin, Source code) GPLv3 Python
  • Koha - fully featured, scalable library management system (integrated library system - ILS). (Source code) GPLv3 Perl

Monitoring and Administration

  • Prometheus - Monitoring system and time series database. (Source code) Apache Go
  • psdash - A linux system information web dashboard using psutils and flask
  • pyDash - Small web-based monitoring dashboard for linux (Demo - admin/admin)
  • sensu - monitor servers, services, application health, and business KPIs. Get notified about failures before your users do. Collect and analyze custom metrics. MIT
    • uchiwa - simple dashboard for sensu

Music Streaming

  • Ampache - A web based audio/video streaming application GPLv2 PHP
  • CherryMusic - minimalistic Web-Mediaplayer - GPL Python
  • cloudtunes - Web-based music player for the cloud MIT Python/Javascript
  • GNU FM - running music community websites, alternative to (Source code) GPLv3 PHP
  • Groove Basin - A music player server with a web-based user interface inspired by Amarok 1.4 (Source code) MIT Nodejs
  • koel - A personal music streaming server that works. (Source code) MIT PHP
  • Mopidy - Extensible music server. Offers a superset of the mpd API, as well as integration with 3rd party services like Spotify, SoundCloud etc. (Source code) Apache Python
  • mpd - Daemon to remotely play music, stream music, handle and organize playlists. Many clients available. GPLv2 C++
  • Sonerezh - A self-hosted, web-based application for stream your music, everywhere. (Demo, Documentation, Source code) GPLv3 PHP
  • Subsonic - Open-source web-based media streamer and jukebox (Demo, Source code) GPLv3 Java

Note-taking & Editors

  • dillinger - The last Markdown editor, ever. (Source code) MIT Nodejs
  • Jotter - Jotter is a lightweight, no database, powerful web notebook that lets you create and manage notes online safely, quickly & easily. (Demo - demo/demo)
  • Laverna - Laverna is a JavaScript note taking application with Markdown editor and encryption support. Consider it like open source alternative to Evernote (Source code, Demo)
  • minimalist-web-notepad- a minimalist clone Apache PHP
  • notes - Simple script for personal notes with a single page with a WYSIWYG Editor GPLv3 PHP
  • OpenNote - OpenNote was built to be an open web-based alternative to Microsoft OneNote (T) and EverNote
  • Paperwork - OpenSource note-taking & archiving alternative to Evernote, Microsoft OneNote & Google Keep (Source code)
  • Turtl - A totally private personal database and note taking app (Source code) GPLv3 CommonLisp

Office Suites

  • EtherCalc - Web spreadsheet. - CPALv1
  • Etherpad - Etherpad is a highly customizable Open Source online editor providing collaborative editing in really real-time. - Apache
  • Infinoted - A server for Gobby, a multi-platform collaborative text editor (Source code) MIT C++
  • Only Office - An office suite that enables you to manage documents, projects, team and customer relations in one place. AGPLv3
  • PHPOffice - PHPOffice contains libraries which permits to write and read files from most office suites. LGPLv3 PHP
  • WebODF - Tools and libraries to view and edit Open Document Format (ODF) files. (Source code) AGPLv3 Javascript
  • ownCloud documents - collaborative editing and sharing of rich-text documents (Source code) AGPLv3 PHP

Password Managers

  • RatticDB - Password Management for Humans (Source code, Demo)
  • Teampass - Password manager dedicated for managing passwords in a collaborative way on any server Apache, MySQL and PHP. (Source code) GPLv3 PHP
  • keeweb - This webapp is a browser and desktop password manager compatible with KeePass databases. (Source code) MIT JavaScript


  • 0bin - Client side encrypted pastebin WTFPL Python
  • cryptonote - A simple open source web application that lets users encrypt and share messages that can only be read once (Source code) BSD Ruby
  • gist - GIST is an open-source application to share code PHP GPLv3
  • hastebin - open source pastebin written in node.js (Source code, Demo) Nodejs MIT
  • Pastedown - self-hosted pastebin server. It is meant to handle Markdown well, but it also works with code snippets (and does syntax highlighting). (Source code) MIT Go
  • pb - lightweight pastebin (and url shortener) built using flask (Demo) GPLv3 Python/Flask
  • Phaste - A Phalcon-based, MySQL pastebin application with privacy-respecting Piwik integration and syntax highlighting. (Source code) PHP AGPLv3
  • snipt - Long-term memory for coders. Share and store code snippets (Source code) BSD Python
  • Sticky Notes - A powerful open-source pastebin application for effortless code sharing. PHP
  • Stikked - An advanced and beautiful pastebin written in PHP GPLv3
  • tastebin - Updated version of hastebin plus additional features Apache Nodejs

Personal Dashboards

  • Dj Diabetes - My Glucose Manager - follow your daily health BSD Python
  • Habitica - A habit tracker app which treats your goals like a Role Playing Game. Previously called HabitRPG. (Source code) GPLv3/Other Nodejs
  • Reportr - Your life’s personal dashboard. (Source code)
  • wger - A web-based personal workout, fitness and weight logger/tracker. It can also be used as a simple gym management utility and offers a full REST API as well. (Demo) AGPLv3 Python

Photo and Video Galleries

  • CumulusClips - your own video sharing website with CumulusClips video sharing script. You can build a YouTube clone where users can upload, rate, comment on videos, and much more. GPLv2 PHP (Demo)
  • Gallery - The simplest, most intuitive way to host your photos on your website (Source code) GPLv2 PHP
  • Koken - Content management and web site publishing for photographers PHP
  • Lychee - an open source grid and album based photo-management-system (Source code) MIT PHP
  • MediaDrop - A video, audio and podcast publication platform (Source code) GPLv3 Python
  • Mediagoblin - a Free software media publishing platform that anyone can run. You can think of it as a decentralized alternative to Flickr, YouTube, SoundCloud, etc AGPLv3 Python
  • MinigalNano - MinigalNano is a very simple image gallery. It adheres to the KISS principle and is very easy to install. MinigalNano does not have a web admin interface: You just upload your images in the photo folder on your server (using FTP, SFTP) (Demo) CC BY-SA 3.0 PHP
  • phog - Static photo gallery generator with S3 uploader Python
  • Photofloat - A Web 2.0 Photo Gallery Done Right via Static JSON & Dynamic Javascript (Demo) Javascript GPLv2
  • PhotoLight - The easiest photo gallery there is PHP GPLv3
  • Photoshow - (Source code) Javascript GPLv3
  • Piwigo - Photo gallery software for the web, built by an active community of users and developers. - GPLv2 PHP
  • Plumi - create your own sophisticated video-sharing site (Source code) GPLv2 Python
  • Pygmyfoto - A crude solution for publishing a photo roll on the web PHP
  • - Mobile optimised photo publishing platform (self-hosted Flickr alternative) (Source code) GPLv3 PHP
  • sigal - yet another simple static gallery generator MIT Python
  • UberGallery - UberGallery is an easy to use, simple to manage, web photo gallery. UberGallery does not require a database and supports JPEG, GIF and PNG file types. Simply upload your images and UberGallery will automatically generate thumbnails and output HTML. (Source code) MIT PHP
  • Videobin - A simple video upload and sharing service with

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