Design and Implement Chat Program Using TCP/IP

Abstract

LAN Chat Messenger using TCP/IP offers reliability, security and zero cost communication among staff members of a company. As well, this study offers file transfer. It helps to solve the communication problems that related to time and cost. The proposed protocol facilitates information exchange among individuals by providing many communication options. It is a standalone application using JAVA as the programming language and tested at LANs of our institute (college's Labs networks).

Keywords

LAN, FTP, UDP, Chat, TCP, IP