HipChat vs RocketChat: What are the differences?
HipChat and RocketChat belong to "Group Chat & Notifications" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by HipChat are:
- Desktop apps (Windows, Linux, Mac)
- Mobile apps
- Web app
On the other hand, RocketChat provides the following key features:
- BYOS (bring your own server)
- Multiple Rooms
- Direct Messages
"Integrates well with a lot of developer tools" is the primary reason why developers consider HipChat over the competitors, whereas "Open source " was stated as the key factor in picking RocketChat.
RocketChat is an open source tool with 23.3K GitHub stars and 5K GitHub forks. Here's a link to RocketChat's open source repository on GitHub.
According to the StackShare community, HipChat has a broader approval, being mentioned in 308 company stacks & 116 developers stacks; compared to RocketChat, which is listed in 34 company stacks and 12 developer stacks.
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