Popular Open Source Software

The term “open source” refers to software whose source code is freely available to download, edit, use and share. There are a large number of open source applications for desktops, servers, and mobile devices.

While some of these free apps do not offer quite the same level of polished functionality as their commercial rivals, others far exceed the capabilities of everything else on the market.

With that in mind, here is a list of some of our favorite open source solutions.

Keras

Keras

Keras is an open source neural network library written in Python. Keras was conceived to be an interface rather than ...
TensorFlow

TensorFlow

TensorFlow was originally developed by the Google Brain Team within Google's Machine Intelligence research organization for machine learning and deep ...
LAMP Stack

LAMP Stack

LAMP is an acronym for "Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl/PHP/Python". PHP (or Perl, Python) MySQL DataBase APACHE Web Server LINUX Operating ...
Linux

Linux

Linux is a family of free and open-source software operating systems built around the Linux kernel. The development of Linux ...
Apache HTTP Server

Apache HTTP Server

The Apache HTTP Server, typically called simply "Apache", is a free and open-source cross-platform web server. Apache is the most ...
MySQL

MySQL

MySQL is an open-source relational database management system (RDBMS). MySQL is a central component of the LAMP open-source web application ...
PHP

PHP

PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor (or simply PHP) is a server-side scripting language designed for Web development, but also used as a ...
WordPress

WordPress

WordPress powers 31% of the Internet. WordPress is a free and open-source content management system (CMS) based on PHP and ...

About the author: Craig Delger

Craig Delger has over 30 years experience with software development. He has founded numerous technology companies, and has worked for several publicly traded software companies including Red Hat and Microsoft. Craig has consulted with over 100 companies on Internet Technology and Internet Marketing. Craig is a long-time user and advocate of open source software. Learn more about Craig's background.