[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Zoom- best practice?

On Sunday, June 07, 2020 02:23:04 PM Seeds Notoneofmy wrote:
> I just looked into this, having had an issue with Zoom recently. And it
> seems it allows for installing the server locally? Am I understanding
> this right, that one can have their own BBB server and provide access to
> others to connect to and share/chat?
> If that's the case, why would anyone need skype, zoom, etc? Only would
> need to secure one's own BBB server properly. Can someone confirm, please?

Without knowing for sure, I believe I've read that a jitsi server can be 
local, and it wouldn't surprise me that a BBB server can be local.

My guess is, though, that the server needs more bandwidth than any of the 
participants including the moderator / host (on a system like zoom).

> https://github.com/bigbluebutton/bbb-install

Reply to: