[Summit] topics

Waqas Hussain waqas20 at gmail.com
Tue Oct 8 01:14:36 UTC 2013


On Mon, Oct 7, 2013 at 7:30 PM, Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter at stpeter.im> wrote:
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> What topics are folks here interested in?
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> Here are some things I'm thinking about:
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> 1. Security -- ubiquitous TLS for the network, stronger cipher suites,
> no more SSLv2 or SSLv3, etc. -- basically, all the stuff covered in
> https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-saintandre-xmpp-tls/ (and more)
> except we need to figure out how to make it a reality.
>
> 2. Mobility -- even better support for mobile devices and the new
> world of multiple devices per person -- this would include things like
> SIFT (XEP-0273), Carbons (XEP-0280), Message Archive Management
> (XEP-0313), and Chat Markers (XEP-0333).
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> 3. Data exchange -- including more secure file transfer (maybe Matt
> Miller can tell us what he's working on), Jingle nodes (XEP-0278), and
> trusted relays leveraging TeleHash (an interesting protocol being
> developed by Jeremie Miller and some of the other early Jabberites).
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> 4. XMPP and the web -- including those nice web-dev-friendly APIs that
> people are working on (xmpp-ftw, stanza.io, buddycloud, etc.) as well
> as WebRTC.
>
> I can speak to the first three, but I'll leave #4 to others.
>

I could give my BOSH security talk, assuming there's interest and time
available. This is the talk that was planned for FOSDEM 2013, but I
had visa issues and couldn't make it.

Summary, etc: http://mail.jabber.org/pipermail/summit/2013-January/001262.html

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Waqas


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