What’s HipChat made of?

| February 03, 2011

At meetups people are always asking questions like “Hey, what’s your stack?” or “What do you use for analytics?” It’s a great way to learn about worthwhile tools and services (and sometimes start a heated debate.) We thought it’d be fun to share our technology profile to satisfy your curiosity and support the awesome services we use.



  • ActionScript – desktop client (AIR)
  • HTML/CSS/JavaScript – website
  • Objective-C – iPhone/iPad app (coming soon!)
  • PHP – website
  • Python – chat server and other services
  • Ruby – for Chef

Server software

Anything else you’d like to know? Have a tool we should check out? Please let us know.