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 Jabber Instant Messaging

Anyone else remember when all we had was talk, ytalk, and finger? Things sure have gotten fancier and fancier. Well its a well written article, check it out.

"As with many other areas of technology built around proprietary offerings, someone sooner or later would offer an open standard. In instant messaging, the leader here is Jabber. Jabber is an open, XML-based protocol for instant messaging and presence. One of the more visible applications of this protocol is the creation of an instant-messaging network, though the protocol itself allows the development of and use with many other applications."
ONLamp.com: Company-Wide Instant Messaging with Jabberd

 (Submitted by Noel Tue Oct 11, 2005 )


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