[unisog] Instant messaging?

Saqib Ali docbook.xml at gmail.com
Wed Nov 30 15:29:59 GMT 2005


Hi,

How do you map the ScreenNames of the IM users to their real names?

A directory enabled IM server such as SameTime from IBM provides this,
but it also requires deployment of IBM Directory services. Too much
overhead.....

On 11/30/05, Micheal Cottingham <micheal.cottingham at sv.vccs.edu> wrote:
> Interesting that this comes up at the same time that we are reviewing IM
> services and security. I have thought about Jabber (I have used it at
> home), so I just might suggest it. Right now we are using a mix of Yahoo
> and MSN. As I've mentioned to others, AIM seems to have been hit more
> lately than others with malware and the like, so I would suggest staying


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