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Web conferencing may be used as an umbrella term for various types of online collaborative services including web seminars ("webinars"), webcasts, and peer-level web meetings.
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Webcast

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Web conferencing may be used as an umbrella term for various types of online collaborative services including web seminars ("webinars"), webcasts, and peer-level web meetings.
However, webcasting does not bear much, if any, relationship to web conferencing, which is designed for many-to-many interaction.

GoToMeeting

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In July 2004, Citrix Online released GoToMeeting as its first generic web conferencing product.
It is an online meeting, desktop sharing, and video conferencing software package that enables the user to meet with other computer users, customers, clients or colleagues via the Internet in real time.

AnyMeeting

AnyMeeting
AnyMeeting, Inc. (Formerly Freebinar) is a provider of web conferencing and webinar services for small business that enables users to host and attend web based conferences and meetings and share their desktop screen with other remote users via the web.

PlaceWare

In 1996, PlaceWare was founded as a spinoff from Xerox PARC.
PlaceWare was a provider of web conferencing software founded in 1996 by Xerox engineers Pavel Curtis, Mike Dixon, and David Nichols as a spin-off from Xerox PARC.

BigBlueButton

BigBlueButton
BigBlueButton is an open source web conferencing system.

Apache OpenMeetings

OpenMeetings
Apache OpenMeetings
OpenMeetings is software used for presenting, online training, web conferencing, collaborative whiteboard drawing and document editing, and user desktop sharing.

Webex

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In September of the same year, ActiveTouch changed its company name to WebEx.
Cisco Webex, formerly WebEx Communications Inc., is a company that provides on-demand collaboration, online meeting, web conferencing and videoconferencing applications.

BigMarker

BigMarker
BigMarker is browser based online platform for learning and sharing through web conferences and webinars.

IBM Sametime

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IBM Sametime and IBM LotusLive
Those capabilities include presence information, enterprise instant messaging, web conferencing, community collaboration, and telephony capabilities and integration.

Elluminate Live

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Elluminate Live! was a web conferencing program developed by Elluminate Inc. Elluminate "rented out" virtual rooms or vSpaces where virtual schools and businesses can hold classes and meetings.

Livestorm

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Livestorm
Livestorm is a browser based online web conferencing software used to share real-time live streams.

Raindance Communications

Vstream changed the company name to Evoke Communications in 2000, with a further change to Raindance Communications in 2002.
Raindance Communications, Inc. was a US company that provides online meeting, web conferencing and teleconferencing services.

Skype for Business Server

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Skype for Business Server (formerly Microsoft Office Communications Server and Microsoft Lync Server) is real-time communications server software that provides the infrastructure for enterprise instant messaging, presence, VoIP, ad hoc and structured conferences (audio, video and web conferencing) and PSTN connectivity through a third-party gateway or SIP trunk.

PGi

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PGi
Its products include audio conferencing, web conferencing, webcasting, videoconferencing and virtual meeting solutions such as iMeet and GlobalMeet.

VenueGen

VenueGen
VenueGen is a browser-based web conferencing service created and marketed by The Venue Network.

Instant messaging

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Web-based chat and instant messaging software appeared in the mid-1990s.
Many instant messaging services offer video calling features, voice over IP and web conferencing services.

PowWow365

PowWow365
PowWow365, designed and developed by Hirasoft Corp, is a web conferencing application for businesses and organizations, allowing them to host and attend their meetings, conferences, trainings or workshops from anywhere around the world.

Comparison of web conferencing software

Comparison of web conferencing software
This list is a comparison of web conferencing software available for Linux, macOS, and Windows platforms.

BrightTALK

BrightTALK
BrightTALK developed its first technology platform to deliver recorded video presentations with synchronized slides and live audio (or webinar) and focused initially on the fund management industry.

TeamViewer

TeamViewer
TeamViewer is proprietary computer software for remote control, desktop sharing, online meetings, web conferencing and file transfer between computers.

Mikogo

Mikogo
Mikogo is a desktop sharing software application for web conferencing and remote support, and is provided by the online collaboration provider, Snapview GmbH.

Voxeet

Voxeet
Voxeet is VoIP web conferencing software that uses 3D high definition voice technology to produce immersive sound.

VIA3

VIA3
VIA3 Corporation is a company that provides web collaboration, online meeting, web conferencing, and video conferencing applications.

Starlight Networks

In February 1998, Starlight Networks released StarLive!
In February 1998 Starlight introduced one of the first full motion video Web conferencing products, StarLive!

Yuuguu

Yuuguu
Yuuguu was a desktop sharing and web conferencing application and the software company behind it, Yuuguu Ltd., was founded by Anish Kapoor and Philip Hemsted.