What is Jabber:


1. Rapid and indistinct speech

2. To talk in a noisy, excited, or declamatory manner

3. A streaming XML technology mainly used for instant messaging

Jabber is a set of streaming XML protocols and technologies that enable any two entities on the Internet to exchange messages, presence, and other structured information in close to real time. The first Jabber application is an instant messaging (IM) network that offers functionality similar to legacy IM services such as AIM, ICQ, MSN, and Yahoo. However, Jabber is more than just IM and Jabber technologies offer several key advantages