Photo Sharing Service! Mobile blogging platform! Publishing! E-commerce!
How we use HipChat From Mar. 2013, we use HipChat on a company-wide level. Over 40 people is now using Hipchat.! Gmail chat => HipChat! Other tools! n e-mail! n HipChat! n Redmine! n (Wiki) ! ! ! !
Rooms Each department! Each project team! Engineers /w designers! Operation engineering room for each app/ service with API! Lunch information around 恵比寿 area! ! !
HipChat Pros n Nice account management! n Cool native application for Mac.! n Emoticons!!! n Useful iPhone/Android application.
Cons n Poor mention name handling.! n Always need to put a half-width space before mention name??! n Insufficient notification settings.! n Need notification list and unread management! n Too few background colors for messages from API.! n No Windows native application.! n Adobe Air L ! n Difficult to use with many tabs and rooms.! ! !
Conclusions We are happy with HipChat. J ! Chatwork is becoming very competitive tools in Japan, especially notification and unread management is better than HipChat.! Since HipChat fits to our use case, we don’t have a plan to move to Other tool like Chatwork.! !