Subscribe / Follow by Email

AICTE Published Free Open Source Software List instead of Commercial Software for Academics


AICTE announced the list of Open Source Softwares which can be used instead of High Cost Commercial Softwares for Academic Purpose. That softwares are listed here
Commercial Software
Similar
Open
source
Download Link
License
Used where

Share this News on Facebook for Spread to your Friends

MATLAB Scilab http://www.scilab.org/products/scilab/download CeCILL Engineering (Electrical,
Mechanical, Civil,
Electronics, Embedded
systems, Chemical),
Science (Physics,
Mathematics)
Mathematica Maxima http://maxima.sourceforge.net/download.html GPL Mathematics,
Engineering
Cadence pSpice ngspice http://ngspice.sourceforge.net/download.html BSD Engineering (Electrical,
Electronics, Embedded
systems)
Microsoft Office Open office http://download.openoffice.org/ LGPL All branches
Microsoft Office LaTeX http://www.latex‐project.org/ftp.html LPPL All branches
Mathematica/Maple Sage http://www.sagemath.org/download.html GPL Precise arithmetic,
algebra, symbolic
computation
Microsoft Windows GNU/Linux http://www.gnu.org/software/software.html GPL All branches
Turbo C GCC http://gcc.gnu.org/releases.html GPL Engineering
(Introductory Computing
– all branches)

Pro/E BRL-CAD http://brlcad.org/d/download BSD Engineering (CAD)
MASM NASM,
FASM
http://www.nasm.us/pub/nasm/releasebuilds

http://flatassembler.net/download.php
BSD, BSD Engineering (Electronics,
Computer Science)
MS OFFICE Plotting
tools
Xmgrace,
XFIG,
GNUPLOT
http://sourceforge.net/projects/graceplot/
http://xfig.org/art17.html
http://www.gnuplot.info/download.html
BSD, GPL,
Own license
(but free)
Drawing the figures,
plots, flow diagrams
Code composer Studio,
IAR Workbench
GNU
Binutils
http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/binutils/ GPL Assembler, Compilers
for micro controllers and
DSP Processors (MSP,
VC33 etc)
VxWORKS RTLinux,
RTAI
http://www.faqs.org/docs/Linux‐HOWTO/RTLinux‐HOWTO.html

https://www.rtai.org/
GPL,
GPL/LGPL
(kernel and
user space
respectively),
Real-time operating
System for Desktop and
Embedded Systems
KEIL 8051 SDCC http://sdcc.sourceforge.net/index.php#Download GPL GCC SDCC compiler for
8051 controlers
synopsis-CosmosSE,
Mentor-Icstudio,
Cadence-Virtuoso
Xcircuit http://opencircuitdesign.com/xcircuit/download.html GPL schematic design
Mentor-ICstation,
Cadence-Virtuoso
Magic http://opencircuitdesign.com/magic/download.html BSD Used for chip Layout
design

Modelsim ghdl, freehdl http://ghdl.free.fr/download.html
http://freehdl.seul.org/
GPL VHDL compiler
Matlab Octave http://www.gnu.org/software/octave/download.html GPL Numerical Computation
AutoCad KiCad, http://kicad.sourceforge.net/wiki/Downloads GPL CAD system
FreeCad http://sourceforge.net/projects/free‐cad/
S-Plus R http://cran.r‐project.org/bin/ GPL Statistics
Operating System GNU/LINUX http://www.bosslinux.in/ GPL Operating System