Ekiga (formely known as GnomeMeeting) is a soft phone, video conferencing, and instant messenger application for use over the Internet. It supports HD sound quality and video up to DVD size and quality. It is interoperable with many other standards compliant software, hardware, and service providers as it uses both of the major telephony standards, SIP and H.323.
Skype uses P2P (peer-to-peer) technology to provide voice- and video-based communication with other Internet users. The technology is extremely advanced, but easy to use. It features excellent sound quality, end-to-end encryption, and automatic negotiation of firewalls or routers. Among major features are SkypeOut and SkypeIn, adding the possibility to make low-cost calls to land line phones and having a fixed number to be able to receive calls from land line phones.
Sofia-SIP is a SIP user agent library, compliant with the IETF RFC3261 specification. It can be used as a building block for SIP client software for uses such as VoIP, IM, and many other real-time and person-to-person communication services. The primary target platform is GNU/Linux. Sofia-SIP is based on a SIP stack developed at the Nokia Research Center.
The Taridium ipbx is a complete software-based VoIP PBX system that replaces a traditional proprietary hardware PBX. It runs on Linux without the need for extra software licenses, and is based on the SIP standard. It supports many phones and is available for free in a 5 user version.
Gemeinschaft is a PBX based on Asterisk, MySQL, Apache, and PHP, and designed for high availability and clustering. It provides automatic provisioning for mass deployment, and can handle over 10,000 users. Administration is done via shell scripts or a Web GUI. Hot-desking and mobility are supported. German voice prompts are included. There is a standards-compliant Web GUI with internationalization (and German and English translations). Outbound and inbound routing with full PCRE support is included.
Kablink Teaming (formerly ICEcore) is a collaboration platform that includes everything an enterprise needs to handle team coordination. It provides teams with real-time communication using IM, conferencing, and application sharing, as well as document sharing and content management features that allow organizations to create project teams and share content amongst team participants. Users can create a wiki or blog for a particular project and have it available to anyone in the company. It also features searching, a Web form builder, version and author history, and more. It includes a workflow engine that allows custom business processes to be implemented.
Sipcat is a software IP telephony system that helps businesses increase productivity and reduce telecommunication costs. It allows you to start running your own voice over IP PBX in a matter of minutes. It contains a complete Linux distribution, including Asterisk and all required 3rd party software.