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Create your own tube site.
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OpenCFP is a PHP-based conference talk submission system.
Featured Software solution // Category Conference Management

Go IPFS vs Syncthing

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  • 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.
  • Syncthing - Syncthing is an open source peer-to-peer file synchronisation tool.

phpBB vs Oxwall

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  • 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.
  • 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.

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webtrees is the web's leading on-line collaborative genealogy application.
Featured Software solution // Category Misc/Other


Self hosted xmarks clone.
Software solution Added by issmirnov into category Bookmarks & Link Sharing


Home server configuration based on Debian.
Featured Software solution // Category Self-hosting Solutions

Zammad vs osTicket

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  • Zammad - Easy to use but powerful open-source support & ticketing system.
  • osTicket - Simple support ticket system.


Fork of ejabberd.
Featured Software solution // Category XMPP Servers

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Firefox Content Server

Static server that hosts Firefox Account sign up, sign in, email verification, etc. flows.
Featured Software solution // Category Firefox Auth Server


FHEM is used to automate common tasks in the household like switching lamps and heating. It can also be used to log events like temperature or power consumption. You can control it via web or smartphone frontends, telnet or TCP/IP directly.
Featured Software solution // Category Automation

openHAB vs Home Assistant

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  • openHAB - Vendor and technology agnostic open source software for home automation.
  • Home Assistant - An open-source home automation platform.

BookStack vs Dokuwiki

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  • BookStack - BookStack is a simple, self-hosted, easy-to-use platform for organizing and storing information. It allows for documentation to be stored in a book like fashion.
  • Dokuwiki - An easy to use, lightweight, standards-compliant wiki engine with a simple syntax allowing reading the data outside the wiki. All data is stored in plain files, therefore no database is required.

Pico vs Grav

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  • Pico - A stupidly simple, blazing fast, flat file CMS.
  • Grav - Modern, Crazy Fast, Ridiculously Easy and Amazingly Powerful Flat-File CMS.

HumHub vs Elgg

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  • HumHub - A flexible kit for private social networks.
  • Elgg - A powerful open source social networking engine.

Install WordPress on Ubuntu 18.04

Follow the instructions to install WordPress on an Ubuntu 18.04 server with a LEMP (Nginx, MariaDB, PHP) stack and a free SSL certificate (HTTPS) by Let’s Encrypt.
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Concourse is a CI tool that treats pipelines as first class objects and containerizes every step along the way.
Featured Software solution // Category Continuous Integration

Cloudron vs Sandstorm

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  • Cloudron - Effortlessly self-host web apps on your server.
  • Sandstorm - Personal server for running self-hosted apps easily and securely.


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.
Featured Software solution // Category Groupware

Tinyproxy vs Squid

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  • Tinyproxy - Light-weight HTTP/HTTPS proxy daemon.
  • Squid - Caching proxy for the Web supporting HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, and more. It reduces bandwidth and improves response times by caching and reusing frequently-requested web pages.

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MediaWiki is a free and open-source wiki software package written in PHP. It serves as the platform for Wikipedia and the other Wikimedia projects, used by hundreds of millions of people each month.
Featured Software solution // Category Wikis

Seafile vs Nextcloud

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  • Seafile - File hosting and sharing solution primary for teams and organizations.
  • Nextcloud - Access & share your files, calendars, contacts, mail & more from any device, on your terms.


A flexible, elegant and easy-to-use CMS.
Featured Software solution // Category Content Management Systems (CMS)

Canvas LMS

Canvas is the trusted, open-source learning management system
Featured Software solution // Category Learning and Courses

iRedMail vs Modoboa

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  • iRedMail - Full-featured mail server solution based on Postfix and Dovecot.
  • Modoboa - Modoboa is a mail hosting and management platform including a modern and simplified Web User Interface.

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Group-based e-mail management project.
Featured Software solution // Category Ticketing