The Complete XMPP Course Chat Server Setup Android, iOS Apps

By Abhilash Nelson, Senior IT Consultant

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Language: English

This course is for you

Easy and Quick Setup XMPP Chat Server with Android , iOS and Windows Chat apps.

Beginners who are curious about the technology behind chat applications and professionals who want to enhance their knowledge in XMPP server and client technology are welcome to have your skills enhanced. Also entrepreneurs who wish to start chat server application as a 'Software as a Service'  business model are welcome too.

  • Let's start by an Overview of the XMPP protocol which is popular for chat and messaging applications
  • Setting up an Amazon Web Service VPS called EC2 with Ubuntu Linux
  • Compare the popular chat servers and install  the Prosody, the light weight, efficient open source chat server
  • Explore the basic configuration options for prosody to get started
  • Install few additional modules which is needed for file sending etc.
  • Configure SSL certificate for our chat server to enhance the safety and security
  • Install and configure windows/mac/Linux Chat App called Pidgin (Open Source)
  • Install and configure Android Chat App called Conversations (Open Source)
  • Install and configure iOS Chat App called Chat Secure (Open Source)

Course overview - 8

  • Introduction to XMPP Chat Protocol and its Features

  • Setup a free Amazon Web Service EC2 VPS Ubuntu Server for XMPP and Manage It

  • XMPP Chat Server Prosody Installation and Configuration

  • Prosody Configuration

  • Secure Chat - SSL Certificate configuration in server

  • Chat Clients - Configuring Windows-Linux-Mac Chat Client - Pidgin (Open Source)

  • Chat Clients - Configuring Android Chat App - Conversations (Open Source)

  • Chat Clients - Configuring iPhone Chat App - Chat Secure (Open Source)

Meet your instructor

Abhilash Abhilash
Abhilash NelsonSenior IT Consultant
I am a pioneering security-oriented Android/iOS Mobile and PHP/Python Web Developer Application Developer offering more than eight years’ overall IT experience which involves designing, implementing, integrating, testing and supporting impact-full web and mobile applications. I am a Post Graduate Masters Degree holder in Computer Science and Engineering. My experience with PHP/Python Programming is an added advantage for server based Android and iOS Client Applications.