IRC is from 1988. Mattermost is from the future.
More than a tool for text-based communication. Mattermost is a powerful collaboration suite built specifically for modern developer teams.
Developer teams prefer Mattermost to IRC
Purpose-built for developer collaboration
A full-featured collaboration platform designed for developers
Your tools should be tailored to fit the way your team works. Unlike IRC, Mattermost gives you the ability to customize, extend, and build bespoke integrations — including with IRC. Plus, you get access to a vibrant open source community.
- 34,000+ GitHub™ Stars
- 30,000+ total contributions
- 4,000+ contributors
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Built for high-performing engineering teams
Mattermost goes beyond basic text communication with collaboration features designed to help developer teams with up to tens of thousands of concurrent users build code, execute sprints, deploy releases, and manage outages and support escalations — all from one place.
- Boards for project and product teams that need to manage deliverables, hit milestones, and stay aligned.
- Channel-based collaboration with powerful automation and tool integrations to raise messaging to the level of a CLI.
- Playbooks for structured workflows that require repeatable execution with predictable outcomes.