Open Source Replacements for Paid Softwares
Are you looking for an alternative free open source/software instead of a Paid Software?.Yes, we all love free softwares specifically an Open Source based software that does all tasks for us compared to what a paid/expensive software does. Might be Cons/error/ lacks can occur from the free softwares but mostly it’s limited and will be helpful considering the fact that spending thousands of dollars on a closed source application when you can get a comparable open source app for free?. Although Paid software’s offers advanced features and Instant support, Open Source apps have it’s own dignity and Datamation compiled a 67 Open source apps list based on Paid Software’s.
Datamation have come up with an extensive list of open source application , by comparing it with paid softwares.For eg:OpenERP [Enterprise Resource Planning] software Replaces Microsoft Dynamics as well as SAP or use PDF Creator instead for Adobe Acrobat Pro. The 67 Open source Apps list Include
- Accounting softwares.
- Audio Recording/Editing.
- Business Intelligence apps.
- Business Process Management .
- Customer Relationship Management [CRM].
- Database Management Software’s.
- Desktop Publishing tools.
- Development Tools.
- E-mail/Collaboration/Groupware softwares.
- Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP).
- Foreign Language.
- Gateway Security Appliances.
- Graphics/Drawing Apps.
- Mathematics Tools.
- Office Productivity
- Operating System.
- Point of Sale.
- Project Management software’s
- Screenplay Writing Tools
- Video Tools
- Website Design
Visit the Datamation List of Open Source Replacements for Really Expensive Applications.