RocketChat

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Open source slack alternative

What is RocketChat?

Rocket.Chat is a Web Chat Server, developed in JavaScript, using the Meteor fullstack framework. It is a great solution for communities and companies wanting to privately host their own chat service or for developers looking forward to build and evolve their own chat platforms.
RocketChat is a tool in the Group Chat & Notifications category of a tech stack.

Who is using it?

56 companies use RocketChat in their tech stacks, including Alibaba Travels, E-Commerce, and Rocket.Chat.

Alibaba Travels

E-Commerce

Rocket.Chat

Biting Bit

Mainwebsolutions

OODA

creative.gs

Sokhan

AresRPG

DevOps

5G Systems

Insoft

Why developers like RocketChat

Open source
Can be deployed on premise
Byos (bring your own server)
Faster than Slack
Mobile app for iphone, ipad, and ipod touch
Built using meteor
Desktop client for mac and windows
Easily deployed on Cloud Services (Heroku, etc)
Screen Sharing