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What is Let's Chat?

Let's Chat is a persistent messaging application that runs on Node.js and MongoDB. It's designed to be easily deployable and fits well with small, intimate teams. It's free (MIT licensed) and ships with killer features such as LDAP/Kerberos authentication, a REST-like API and XMPP support.
Let's Chat is a tool in the Group Chat & Notifications category of a tech stack.
Let's Chat is an open source tool with 9.5K GitHub stars and 1.6K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Let's Chat's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Let's Chat?

Developers
15 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Let's Chat.
Pros of Let's Chat
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Open source
3
BYOS
3
Docker, Vagrant, NodeJS
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Free
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On-premise deployment
2
File sharing
1
XMPP Support
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Let's Chat's Features

  • BYOS (bring your own server)
  • Persistent messages
  • Multiple rooms
  • New message alerts / notifications
  • Mentions (hey @you)
  • Image embeds
  • Code pasting
  • File uploads (Local / Amazon S3)
  • Transcripts / chat history
  • XMPP Multi-user chat (MUC)
  • Local / Kerberos / LDAP authentication
  • Hubot Adapter
  • REST-like API
  • MIT Licensed

Let's Chat Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Let's Chat?
Slack
Imagine all your team communication in one place, instantly searchable, available wherever you go. That’s Slack. All your messages. All your files. And everything from Twitter, Dropbox, Google Docs, Asana, Trello, GitHub and dozens of other services. All together.
Mattermost
Mattermost is modern communication from behind your firewall.
Microsoft Teams
See content and chat history anytime, including team chats with Skype that are visible to the whole team. Private group chats are available for smaller group conversations.
HipChat
HipChat is a hosted private chat service for your company or team. Invite colleagues to share ideas and files in persistent group chat rooms. Get your team off AIM, Google Talk, and Skype — HipChat was built for business.
Telegram
Users can send messages and exchange photos, videos, stickers, audio and files of any type. It provides instant messaging, simple, fast, secure and synced across all your devices.
See all alternatives

Let's Chat's Followers
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