ETel Conference: OpenZoep is Open for Business

by Bruce Stewart

Erik van Eykelen of Voipster showed off their OpenZoep client-side VoIP communications engine today at ETel, and announced that the code is going to be open sourced under the GPL. Erik also announced the availabilty (Windows only for now) of a Zoep Firefox plug-in. OpenZoep (pronounced like "open soup") supports free pc-to-pc VoIP calls, instant messaging and outbound PSTN and SIP calls to free and premium SIP providers. OpenZoep is a browser-embeddable VoIP and IM application with an XMPP-based API which can be used to add VoIP functionality to games and all kinds of applications.