This section attempts to list the wide and ever-increasing variety of web-based discussion forum server software. Message Boards Servers Internet Software Computers.
- Java (Programming)
- PHP (Programming)
- An OpenACS www
An open-source version of the ArsDigita Community System, OpenACS, comprised of a Web server plus PostgreSQL database. Free download, documentation, FAQ, forums, links to existing sites using this solution. [Unix, source] OpenACS.
- Commercial TalkSpread www
Commercial software suitable for private and public uses. TalkSpread. Runs on IIS with a Microsoft SQL Server backend. TalkSpread.
- CGI Advanced Forum www
CGI application that implements discussions on a website. Advanced Forum.
- CGI/Perl AnyBoard www
CGI/Perl software for message boards, AnyBoard, chat, survey, and files and links submission. Installs with one file. Very integrated. Includes support for templates and user profiles. Commercial. AnyBoard.
- Shareware SiteNet BBS www
Shareware discussion forum package allows polls, BBS, moderation, email notification, password protection. Built-in search engine. Features, requirements, registration information, working demos. SiteNet BBS.
- ISAPI A-Forum www
ISAPI server application. A-Forum. Discussion forum for MS IIS running on Windows NT/2000/XP. Shareware. Highlights, installation instructions, FAQ, examples of this forum in use. A-Forum.
- Simple Techno Trade Web Based Message Board www
Simple CGI-based messaging. Trade Web Based Message Board. Includes option to ban bad words. Site does not work in Netscape 3 or 4. Techno Trade Web Based Message Board.
- Board ASPPlayground Forum www
Board runs on SQL server with ASP, Forum, with threaded and flat message styles. [Source available, commercial] ASPPlayground Forum.
- ASP Snitz Forum www
ASP based forum. Forum. Full online admin control. Fully customisable to suit personal or business needs. Free to download. Snitz Forum.
- With SunForum www
With SunForum you can share a whiteboard and/or multiple applications with others, SunForum, and seamlessly transfer files and "chat" with co-workers running T.120-based collaborative tools on a TCP/IP network. SunForum.
- Collaborative MatrixOne, Inc. www
Collaborative commerce products that provide an infrastructure for establishing business-to-business collaboration among trusted customers, Inc., suppliers and other business partners, while also enabling standards-based access to independent trading communities and applications hosted by industry service providers. MatrixOne, Inc..
- A Conferencing Software for the Web www
A guide to software that powers discussion forums on intranets and the Web, Software for the Web, including BBS software, groupware and software for virtual communities. Conferencing Software for the Web.
- Web-based Web Calendar www
Web-based calendaring and scheduling system for personal, Calendar, group, and corporate events. Includes download, documentation, and help. [Perl, GPL] Web Calendar.
- Doug Bootstrap Institute www
Doug Engelbart invented groupware. Institute. What's he up to now? Bootstrap Institute.
- Intranet Vialect www
Intranet software solution featuring email, Vialect, calendar, contact management, and document management. Vialect.
- Pre-packaged Enlighten.Net www
Pre-packaged standards based intranet-in-a-box. Enlighten.Net. Free online demo available. Enlighten.Net.
- A mvnForum www
A bulletin board (forum) built on the J2EE technology(Jsp/Servlet). mvnForum. mvnForum is compatible with any Servlet Container which supports Jsp 1.1 and Servlet 2.2. [Open source, GPL] mvnForum.
- Java Meinds www
Java based messaging and information database system. Meinds. [Open source] Meinds.
- MailMax SmartMax Software www
MailMax and FTPMax products. Software. Customer reviews, documentation and support pages. [Windows] SmartMax Software.
- System iButton: Tiny InterNet Interface www
System provides a variety of hardware with the ability to talk to networks. Tiny InterNet Interface. News, downloads, interest group, FAQ. iButton: Tiny InterNet Interface.
- Alexa: Message Boards Servers
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Message Boards Servers
- DMOZ: Message Boards Servers
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