GNU Jami “Taranis” has been released as a major update to this free software project for peer-to-peer communication and SIP-based messaging. GNU Jami is what started as SFLphone and then GNU Ring having initially focused on softphones.
Taranis is the name of the new version of GNU Jami, which they describe as a major update. Jami is summed up as “a GNU package for universal communication that respects the freedom and privacy of its users. Jami is an encrypted, secure and distributed end-to-end voice, video and chat communication platform that requires no central server and leaves the power of privacy and freedom in the hands of users.“
With this new version of GNU Jami, they have added support for Microsoft Windows 11, started with their “Swarms” effort for synchronized 1 to 1 conversations while being fully distributed and peer-to-peer, there is a new Android call interface and better mobile support, and improvement of its conferences and meeting points.
GNU Jami continues to provide file sharing, audio / video calling, screen sharing support, audio / video recording / sending, SIP phone support, and now the Initial support for one-to-one conversations and other increasing capabilities for confidential, distributed communications.
More details on the GNU Jami Taranis update via the GNU mailing list and the project site at Jami.net. For ease of use, besides sources, binaries are available for various platforms including Windows / iOS / macOS / Android / Linux.