i want to develop a chat application , in which video conference option is main feature with atleast 30 user at one time. I have a basic knowlwdge of java programming at client side , can someone help me with basic information about related technology used in this project. and what other knowledge base is neccassarry for this topic.
you might have a look at "Red5" a Java Tomcat based Streaming Server: http://code.google.com/p/red5
We have build our Audio/Video Conferencing Software OpenMeetings: http://code.google.com/p/openmeetings on top of it.
Red5 does integrate also Spring so its a perfect basis ...