open source instant messenger which can be integrated with outlook

open source instant messenger which can be integrated with outlook
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Tahir QureshiSystem AnalystCommented:
There are so many open source instant messenger (some will work with outlook, some won't)  but there will be heaps of issues

why don't you use skype for business which is Microsoft product and fully compatible with outlook and other exchange devices
Thomas VargheseChief ManagerAuthor Commented:
Hi Tahir Thanks for your comment. You said that so many open source messenger is available can we integrate with Microsoft Outlook. if yes what are they ?
Tahir QureshiSystem AnalystCommented: = you can get the source code from

Mattermost = source code

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