Real-time communication

Author: Anagha Ravi

Real-time communication, also known as WebRTC, is a collection of communications protocols and APIs that enable real-time communication (video, audio, and data sharing) over peer-to-peer connections with no plugins required.

How Bandwidth is involved with real-time communication

Bandwidth can support WebRTC-like communications over a SIP channel.

What are the benefits of Bandwidth’s real-time communication services?

Bandwidth’s service covers support SIP calling (for mobile applications and softphones). Customers of Bandwidth use this successfully for over-the-top (OTT) applications like Burner and Pinger.

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