, located in Denver, released
Version 1.8 of its open-source instant messenger client based on XML
(Extensible Markup Language).
Available for download
company's Web site, the instant messenger gives consumers more control over IM
contacts, a way to automatically reconnect to the service, a new system for
logging on, and the ability to use multiple profiles.
Jabber, which bases its releases on the work of open-source project Jabber.org, also released Version 1.2 of
its Commercial Server. The new server includes a tool for managing user
IDs, among other performance and management upgrades.