Non-free self-hosted softwares

Software listed here does not allow you to run it for any purpose, study, modify or distribute the source code.Some of the software here may not be audited due to its closed source nature, and can therefore contain anti-features, such as but not limited to: undisclosed security vulnerabilties, backdoors, user lock-in, sending personal data to a third party.


  • UXLens ⊘ Proprietary – UXLens is a website visitor recording software meant for identifying UI issues and fix them to improve user experience. Formerly known as SessionRecord (DemoDocker Nodejs

Content Management Systems (CMS)

  • CraftCMS ⊘ Proprietary – Craft is a content-first CMS that aims to make life enjoyable for developers and content managers alike. (DemoPHP
  • Gazelle – Gazelle is a web framework geared towards private BitTorrent trackers. Although naturally focusing on music, it can be modified for most needs. unlicensed PHP
  • Kirby ⊘ Proprietary – File-based CMS. Easy to setup. Easy to use. Flexible as hell. (Source CodePHP

Communication Systems

  • Dialog ⊘ Proprietary – Handy and feature-rich multi-device solution with native mobile clients, SIP integration, chatbots, 3rd-party integrations. It brings communication efficiency without sacrificing privacy. Works in closed circuit, encrypts push notifications. (DemoScala/Go
  • HipChat ⊘ Proprietary – A team chat solution with 1:1 chat audio and video, third party integration and more. PHP/Python
  • PrivMX WebMail – an alternative private mail system – web-based, end-to-end encrypted by design, self-hosted, decentralized, uses independent PKI. Easy to install and administrate, freeware, open-source. PHP

Decentralized Network

  • Synereo – Decentralized network system based on blockchain that allows fast speed and great trust level. (Source CodeScala

Federated Identity/Authentication

  • Auth0⊘ Proprietary. Identity made simple for developers. NodeJS

File Sharing and Synchronization

  • Resilio Sync ⊘ Proprietary – Resilio Sync by Resilio, Inc is a proprietary peer-to-peer file synchronisation tool.
  • Drive Virtual ⊘ Proprietary – With Drive Virtual you can sync, backup and share your files privately with your own FTP (SFTP) server or account.
  • Dropcenter – Upload files by simple drag-n-drop. (Source CodeCCBYNCSAv3 PHP
  • FileRun ⊘ Proprietary – A complete solution for your files with integration with Google and Office. (DemoPHP


  • Cubiks-2048 – Clone of 2048 game in 3D. (DemoCCBYNCv4 HTML5
  • untrusted – Untrusted is a unique puzzle game designed for geeks and developers, where you solve the puzzles in the game by reading and writing Javascript. (DemoCCBYNCSAv3/Custom Nodejs


  • Elastix ⊘ Proprietary – Unified communications server software based on 3CX.

Maps & GPS

Media Streaming

  • Emby ⊘ Proprietary – Home media server supporting both DLNA and DIAL (Chromecast) devices out-of-the-box. (Partial source CodeProprietary with some GPL-2.0 C#
  • Plex ⊘ Proprietary – Plex is a centralized home media playback system with a powerful central server.
  • Subsonic – Web-based media streamer and jukebox. (Demo)

Money, Budgeting and Management

  • Anchor – Anchor is an invoicing system that integrates with Stripe and Paypal. Includes features such as: reporting, dashboard and no client limit. (DemoPHP
  • Manager ⊘ Proprietary – Online accounting software for small businesses. Mono
  • Pancake ⊘ Proprietary – Online invoicing, project management, time tracking and proposal software. PHP

Photo and Video Galleries

  • ArtVenue ⊘ Proprietary – Start your own photography community website, platform based on the Laravel PHP Framework. (DemoPHP
  • Chevereto ⊘ Proprietary – A powerful and fast image hosting script that allows you to create your very own full featured image hosting website in just minutes. (DemoPHP
  • Koken ⊘ Proprietary – Content management and web site publishing for photographers. PHP
  • Single File PHP Gallery ⊘ Proprietary – is a web gallery in one single PHP file. PHP

Project Management

  • Active Collab ⊘ Proprietary – Project management – PHP
  • Duet ⊘ Proprietary – Invoicing and project management with an integrated client portal. (DemoPHP
  • Solo – Solo is a free project management app created for freelancers. Create contacts, manage tasks, upload files, track project progress, and keep notes. (DemoPHP

Self-hosting Solutions

  • Axigen ⊘ Proprietary – Great alternative to open source. It’s a turnkey messaging solution, perfect for small & micro businesses, integration projects or test environments.
  • Cloudron ⊘ Proprietary – Open-core software allowing you to effortlessly self-host web apps on your server. (Source CodeNodejs/Docker
  • hMailServer ⊘ Proprietary – Open source e-mail server for Microsoft Windows. (Source CodeC++
  • ⊘ Proprietary – Full featured solution for your Email server. Native implementation of last anti-SPAM metods, webmail and easy administration included. Free tier available. (Demo)

Software Development

  • 92five ⊘ Proprietary – Self hosted project management application (Source codeCC BY-NC 4.0 PHP
  • Bamboo ⊘ Proprietary – A continuous integration server Java
  • Buddy Enterprise – The Git and Continuous Integration / Delivery Platform. ⊘ Proprietary Nodejs/Java
  • Cloud9 ⊘ Proprietary – Your development environment, in the cloud (Source codeNodejs
  • Confluence ⊘ Proprietary – A team collaboration software Java
  • Crucible ⊘ Proprietary – A peer code review application Java
  • Documize ⊘ Proprietary – Modern docs & wiki software built for software team collaboration. Go
  • JIRA ⊘ Proprietary – A professional and extensible issue tracker Java
  • RhodeCode ⊘ Proprietary – On-premise Source Code Management for Mercurial, Git & Subversion. Python
  • BitBucket Server ⊘ Proprietary – An enterprise-level Git solution similar to GitLab Java


  • Jitbit Helpdesk ⊘ Proprietary – Self-hosted help desk software – simple but powerful. (DemoASP.NET
  • SupportPal ⊘ Proprietary – Powerful help desk software – easy, fast and intuitive. (DemoPHP

Time Tracking

Remote Support

  • ScreenConnect ⊘ Proprietary – ScreenConnect offers lightning-fast remote support and remote access to connect instantly and solve problems faster.
  • RemoteUtilities ⊘ Proprietary – Remote Utilities is self-hosted remote support software for LAN administration and remote support over the Internet.
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