Netmaker makes networks with WireGuard. Netmaker automates fast, secure, and distributed virtual networks.

Programming language: Go
License: GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
Tags: Security     Cloud     Network     Networking     Kubernetes     Openvpn     Mesh     Vpn     Zero-configuration     Wireguard     Virtual-network     Zero-trust     Wireguard-ui     Zero-trust-network    

Netmaker alternatives and similar software solutions

Based on the "Security" category.
Alternatively, view Netmaker alternatives based on common mentions on social networks and blogs.

Do you think we are missing an alternative of Netmaker or a related project?

Add another 'Security' Software solution


WireGuard® automation from homelab to enterprise

Create Manage Automate
:heavy_check_mark: WireGuard Networks :heavy_check_mark: Admin UI :heavy_check_mark: Linux
:heavy_check_mark: Remote Access Gateways :heavy_check_mark: OAuth :heavy_check_mark: FreeBSD
:heavy_check_mark: Mesh VPNs :heavy_check_mark: Private DNS :heavy_check_mark: Mac
:heavy_check_mark: Site-to-Site :heavy_check_mark: Access Control Lists :heavy_check_mark: Windows

Get Started in 5 Minutes

(For production-grade installations, visit the Install Docs.)

  1. Get a cloud VM with Ubuntu 20.04 and a public IP.
  2. Open ports 443 and 51821-51830/udp on the VM firewall and in cloud security settings.
  3. Run the script: wget -qO - https://raw.githubusercontent.com/gravitl/netmaker/master/scripts/nm-quick.sh | sudo bash
    3.a. (with custom domain + email): wget -qO - https://raw.githubusercontent.com/gravitl/netmaker/master/scripts/nm-quick.sh | sudo bash -s -- -d mynetmaker.domain.com -e [email protected]

After installing Netmaker, check out the Walkthrough and Getting Started guides to learn more about configuring networks. Or, check out some of our other Tutorials for different use cases, including Kubernetes.

Get Support

Why Netmaker + WireGuard?

  • Netmaker automates virtual networks between data centers, clouds, and edge devices, so you don't have to.

  • Kernel WireGuard offers maximum speed, performance, and security.

  • Netmaker is built to scale from the small business to the enterprise.

  • Netmaker with WireGuard can be highly customized for peer-to-peer, site-to-site, Kubernetes, and more.

Community Projects


WireGuard is a registered trademark of Jason A. Donenfeld.


Netmaker's source code and all artifacts in this repository are freely available. All versions are published under the Server Side Public License (SSPL), version 1, which can be found here: [LICENSE.txt](./LICENSE.txt).

*Note that all licence references and agreements mentioned in the Netmaker README section above are relevant to that project's source code only.