XMPP is an open-standard communications protocol. It can be used for instant messaging, but also for various other tasks which involve exchanging data between multiple entities. XMPP is an acronym for "Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol".

XMPP is based on XML and defined in RFC 6120 (XMPP-Core), RFC 6121 (Instant Messaging and Presence) and RFC 6122 (Address Format).

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