Widely Used Data Display and Analysis Libraries

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  • Highcharts JS

    Highcharts JS, the JavaScript charting framework

    Highcharts is a modern JavaScript charting library based on SVG technology. It doesn't require any plugins. The integration with all of the major web frameworks is straightforward.

  • chartist-js

    Legacy Chartist Repo for old gh-pages

    Chartist.js is a very modern, SVG-based library. Its most prominent feature is the SVG animations in the charts produced with this library.

  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The Open Source Firebase alternative introduces iOS support . Appwrite is an open source backend server that helps you build native iOS applications much faster with realtime APIs for authentication, databases, files storage, cloud functions and much more!

  • c3

    :bar_chart: A D3-based reusable chart library

    C3 is a very efficient D3 based chart visualization library. C3 library is fast to render, has good compatibility across browsers, and is very simple to integrate. If you're looking for no-frills, C3 is a decent choice.

  • Chart.js

    Simple HTML5 Charts using the <canvas> tag

    Chart.js is an HTML5 based JavaScript library for creating animated, interactive, and customizable charts and graphs. Chart.js is a much lighter product than Highcharts and doesn't offer quite as much choice.

  • nvd3

    A reusable charting library written in d3.js

    NVD3 is also on the list of the most popular libraries. Built upon D3.js like the others above, it does have a solid technical base.

  • d3

    Bring data to life with SVG, Canvas and HTML. :bar_chart::chart_with_upwards_trend::tada:

    D3 is an open-source JavaScript library released under the BSD license. It provides a tremendous amount of charts, graphs, and other methods for data visualization. D3 gives you almost everything that you need to represent your data of any kind visually.

  • fusioncharts-dist

    FusionCharts JavaScript Charting library. Over 95+ charts and 1,400+ maps to choose from, with integrations available for all popular JavaScript frameworks & back-end programming languages.

    GitHub stars: 59(github.com)

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  • AnyChart

    AnyChart is a lightweight and robust JavaScript charting solution with great API and documentation. The chart types and unique features are numerous, the library works easily with any development stack.

    GitHub Stars: 297(github.com)

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  • Ant-Media-Server

    Ant Media Server is a streaming engine software that provides adaptive, ultra low latency streaming by using WebRTC technology with ~0.5 seconds latency. Ant Media Server is highly scalable both horizontally and vertically. It can run on-premise or on-cloud.


NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts plus user suggested alternatives. Hence, a higher number means a more popular project.

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