Publisher: Wrox | January 7, 2010 | 480 pages | English | ISBN 10: 0470540710 | 9.8 MB
Create real time, highly interactive apps quickly with the powerful XMPP protocol
XMPP is a robust protocol used for a wide range of applications, including instant messaging, multi user chat, voice and video conferencing, collaborative spaces, real time gaming, data synchronization, and search.
Learn about XMPPs instant messaging features, such as rosters, presence and subscriptions, and private chats
Covers XMPP stanzas, stanza errors, and client protocol syntax and semantics
Discusses service discovery, data forms, and publish subscribe
Addresses XMPP programming related topics such as application design, event handling, and combining existing protocols
Details the best ways to deploy XMPP based applications
Explains how to use Strophes plugin system and how to create your own plugins
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About the Author
Jack Moffitt is CTO of Collecta, where he leads a team that produces several XMPP related projects including Strophe (a family of libraries for XMPP communication), Palaver (a group chat server), Punjab (an HTTP to XMPP gateway service), and Speeqe (a simple web based group chat client). He alsoserved several terms on the Board of Directors and Council of the XMPP Standards Foundation.