znc is an IRC proxy. It runs as a daemon and connects to IRC server, then allows you to connect from a workstation and work as the user that is logged in to the IRC server. After you disconnect, it maintains the connection to the server.
- - ZNC is the most popular Mac & Linux alternative to ngIRCd.
- - ZNC is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to ngIRCd.
UnrealIRCd is an Open Source IRC Server, serving thousands of networks since 1999. It runs on Linux, OS X and Windows and is currently the most widely deployed IRCd with a market share of over 50%. UnrealIRCd is a highly advanced IRCd with a strong focus on modularity, an...
- - UnrealIRCd is the most popular Windows alternative to ngIRCd.
ConferenceRoom is a high-performance conferencing tool with web integration and web-based administration. ConferenceRoom is also compatible with IRC clients like mIRC. It includes sophisticated management features for large events.
- - ConferenceRoom is the most popular commercial alternative to ngIRCd.
PyLink is an IRC services package written from scratch in Python, supporting numerous IRC daemons (IRCds) and multiple networks per instance. With an extensible plugin framework at its core, PyLink implements numerous features intended to complement existing IRC software, such...
- - pylink is the most popular Self-Hosted alternative to ngIRCd.