Category Archives: xmpp

XMPP websocket connection manager

For a new project I am working on (more to be announced) I was looking for a standalone websocket connection manager. Because still many public and private XMPP servers offer only the TCP transport or BOSH. There are already existing projects websocket connection managers. But I ran into some issues with them for my current […]

MatriX vNext 2.0 released

we are thrilled to announce MatriX vNext 2.0 main changes in 2.0 are: minor API changes which force major version bump (semver) Direct TLS support (XEP-0368) netstandard 2.0 support new NameResolver wich allows to specify IP addresses of the XMPP server manual new Matrix.Extensions package with extensions and helper functions myget feed for latest dev […]

Introducing MatriX vNext

We are thrilled to announce the next generation of the MatriX XMPP libraries. 15 years elapsed already since we started our first .NET/c# XMPP library agsXMPP with .NET 1.0. Our XMPP libraries and the .NET technologies had many major evolutions over the years. With the switch to .Net Core we also took the opportunity for […]

MatriX v2 released

We are pleased to announce the stable releases of MatriX 2. More about the changes in the v2 version can be found in this blog post Instead of installers we will use NuGet only for all future MatriX releases. You can find all MatriX NuGet packages here Sample codes can be found in the Git […]

MatriX JS XMPP library in beta now

We are pleased to announce our new JavaScript XMPP library MatriX JS which is available for beta now. MatriX JS is build with Microsoft’s TypeScript. The software design is very similar to our popular MatriX .NET XMPP SDK. TypeScript allowed us to port lots of existing source code, logic and patterns from our MatriX C# […]

MatriX v2 pre release

The first version of MatriX was released in February 2009. Now 6 years later we announce MatriX v2 pre release. Over the last six years we released all new features and improvements always immediately to our customers, without making major changes in the version number. There have never been any breaking changes. MatriX v2 has […]

Secure Gmail Authentication with X-OAUTH2 SASL

In July 2014 Google has introduced the “More Secure Gmail Authentication feature”. When Access for less secure apps is set to disabled then Google does not allow login over SASL PLAIN anymore (even on TLS). During authentication Google replies with the not-authorized error. And they will notify you by email that access to an insecure […]

Unity development with MatriX

A question which comes up very often is the following: Can I use MatriX with Unity 3d? Of course you can. Many of our customers are using it with great success in their Unity projects. Unity is based on Mono. MatriX is designed for cross platform and works on all major .NET platforms, including Mono. […]

Task-based asynchronous MUC room configuration

The question on how to change the configuration of a Muc room, or how to make a room persistend comes up very often in our forums and support enquiries. Here is a small example using MatriX and the task based asynchronous pattern. In MatriX most of the Muc functionality can be accessed with the MucManager […]

MatriX Screencast #2 published

The 2nd screencast has been published. This tutorial covers the following: installation of a local Openfire XMPP server configuration of the server creating user accounts starting XMPP client development on the local server More screencasts and tutorials for other XMPP server software is coming.