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Description

What is 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.

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.

What is Actor?

Actor is a platform for instant messaging. Actor provides features like large group chats; unlimited history storage; send/receive documents, photo, and video; authentication with one time password for phone number/email or OAuth2; easy integrations with external services.

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Why do developers choose Slack?
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    Why do developers choose RocketChat?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Slack?
    Downsides of Slack?

    What are the cons of using RocketChat?
    No Cons submitted yet for RocketChat
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    What are the cons of using Actor?
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    Pricing

    How much does Slack cost?
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    How much does RocketChat cost?
    How much does Actor cost?

    Companies

    What companies use Slack?
    4096 companies on StackShare use Slack
    What companies use RocketChat?
    29 companies on StackShare use RocketChat
    What companies use Actor?
    1 companies on StackShare use Actor

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Slack?
    223 tools on StackShare integrate with Slack
    What tools integrate with RocketChat?
    12 tools on StackShare integrate with RocketChat
    No integrations listed yet

    What are some alternatives to Slack, RocketChat, and Actor?

    • HipChat - Supercharge team collaboration with group chat and IM
    • Gitter - Messaging for people who make software. Integrated with your team, projects and your code.
    • Mattermost - Open-source, self-hosted, Slack alternative
    • Zulip - Powerful open source group chat

    See all alternatives to Slack

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