This release of Sametime offers three versions that reflect the components you need for setting up instant messaging, meetings, or both.
Sametime Communicate – This group of components provides services for instant messaging, persistent chat rooms, group chat, video chat, awareness, voice chat, file sharing, contact information, and connectivity to external messaging networks. It also includes softphone and SIP trunking capabilities. Communicate has 1-to-1 voice and video chat. Also included in Sametime Communicate are federation, broadcast communities and announcements, Skill Tap, TCSPI, APIs for third-party plugins, and mobility.
Sametime Conference – This group of components provides services for online voice and video meetings, screen sharing, application sharing, and video chat.
Sametime Complete – This group of components combines the services included in Sametime Communicate and Sametime Conference. It adds Instant Share and brings the rich-client experience for meetings and multi-way, continuous presence voice and video chats.
Other changes for Sametime 9.0 on IBM i: