The ultimate Free Open Source Solution for team communications
We are the ultimate Free Open Source Solution for team communications, enabling real-time conversations between colleagues, with other companies or with your customers, regardless of how they connect with you. The result is an increase in productivity and customer satisfaction rates.
Every day, tens of millions of users in over 150 countries and in organizations such as Deutsche Bahn, The US Navy, and Credit Suisse trust Rocket.Chat to keep their communications completely private and secure.
🚀 Product Offerings - Self Hosted and Cloud
Rocket.Chat has four key product offerings:
💬 Team collaboration - A single point for secure internal and cross-company collaboration.
🎯 Omnichannel customer service - Engage in seamless interactions with customers regardless of how they connect with you.
🦾 Chat engine - Create customized messaging experiences within your mobile or web app.
🤖 Marketplace - Choose a wide range of apps and native integrations that help your business communicate more effectively.
☁️ Cloud Hosted Rocket.Chat
Send your first message in minutes.
Free for 30 days. Afterward, choose between continuing to host on our secure cloud or migrating to your private cloud, data center, or even air-gapped environment.
🛠️ Local development
You can follow these instructions to setup a dev environment:
- Install Node 14.x (LTS) either manually or using a tool like nvm or volta (recommended)
- Install Meteor (version here): https://www.meteor.com/developers/install
- Install yarn: https://yarnpkg.com/getting-started/install
- Clone this repo:
git clone https://github.com/RocketChat/Rocket.Chat.git
yarnto install dependencies
yarn dev # run all packages
yarn dsv # run only meteor (front and back) with pre-built packages
After initialized, you can access the server at http://localhost:3000
Click the button below to open this project in Gitpod.
This will open a fully configured workspace in your browser with all the necessary dependencies already installed.
Starting Rocket.Chat in microservices mode:
yarn turbo run ms
After initialized, you can access the server at http://localhost:4000
⚠️Check more detailed information in the Rocket.Chat Environment Setup guide
📱 Mobile Apps
In addition to the web interface, you can also download Rocket.Chat clients for:
🧩 Apps Engine for Rocket.Chat
You can develop your own app that can be integrated with Rocket.Chat. We provide an Open Source Apps Engine framework increasing the world of possibilities of integrations around the Rocket.Chat ecosystem
📚 Learn More
- Product Documentation
- Developer Documentation
- API Documentation
- Apps Engine Development
- See who's using Rocket.Chat
🆕 Feature Request
Rocket.Chat/feature-requests is used to track Rocket.Chat feature requests and discussions. Click here to open a new feature request. Feature Request Forums stores the historical archives of old feature requests (up to 2018).
Rocket.Chat is an open source project and we are very happy to accept community contributions. Please refer to the How can I help? page for more details.
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