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LinuxPR: "NetMeeting" for Linux?

Dec 07, 1999, 17:25 (0 Talkback[s])

"Simply.com is porting their Simply VideoIP to the Linux platform. This will provide video conferencing capabilities for Linux users over IP. A developer's site is expected to be launched Q1 2000 with code released under GNU/GPL licensing."

"Simply.com is currently under critical path in their port of Simply VideoIP to the Linux platform. (A WIN32 bundled version containing the software combined with the SimplyVideo CompressionCAM is available now.) The product will provide "NetMeeting TM" functional capability for Linux users in the realm of video conferencing over IP. With the acquisition of CorelVideo and Xerox Liveworks, Simply.com has obtained a codebase providing the essential components to provide this functionality under fast track for an interesting mix of video conferencing, audio conferencing, chat, whiteboarding, application sharing, & features such as business card and file exchange."

"ITU-T H.323 standards observance makes the product fully compatible with other H.323/IP offerings, allowing Intranet & Internet video collaboration a reality for Linux users."

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