Rocket.chat | User Introduction

Rocketchat is a team chat platform which facilitates “real time” chat for large groups and communities.

Replace Email

Open up the conversation and remove the need for CC/BCC by using Rocket.Chat Channels and Private Groups to speak to your team openly for greater transparency.

Include relevant participants with the @username mention to notify those immediately. For important announcements to all members of a group, use @all. Full chat history allows participants to join and leave at any time.

Team Chat

Communicate and collaborate using team chat and switch to video or audio calls with screen sharing for more efficient teamwork.

Improve productivity by discussing and sharing ideas, projects and files with real-time or asynchronous team chat. .

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Rocketchat Overview

We find rocketchat to be one of the most powerful open source commutation tools on the market today.

Uses:

  • Private organizational team chat and collaborative organizing
  • Online dispersed digital communities.
  • small groups or individuals looking for total control of communication

Pros

  • WordPress User Oauth account authentication
  • Lots of multimedia features
  • file uploads
  • helpdesk functionality
  • email notification integration
  • person to person encrypted chat
  • Video Conferencing
  • Image recognition
  • Development wise super active community, next generation programming languages

Cons

  • Brand New Bugs
  • Apps kind of suck
  • Zero Documentation
  • Random Bugs
  • Works better with Firefox & Chrome

Similar Apps

  • Slack
  • Hitchat
  • RiotChat
  • Discourse
  • BuddyPress

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