Adding peer-to-peer communications to an application is relatively straight-forward. Developers can leverage WebRTC APIs or a CPaaS service to quickly add real time voice and video to their web or mobile app. But, what if you want to hold a meeting with more than two people? How can you leverage powerful WebRTC APIs to build a multi party conferencing application?
A REST API is a simple, standardized method of communication between web clients and servers. The main building blocks of the REST API are the request and the response. Learn about the REST API and how to issue requests and receive response data.
Voximplant serverless architecture provides a simpler alternative to deploying traditional VoIP servers in a datacenter. Voximplant APIs offer developers scale and on-demand communications services. Learn how easily you can create VoIP services in the form of Voximplant-based apps.
When a user connected to an enterprise PBX makes a VoIP phone call to a customer’s landline or mobile phone, the communications protocol has to be converted. In this article, we explain how gateways and SIP trunks enable interoperability between a PBX and the PSTN.
Recently, we published a blog post describing why WebSockets are great for real-time services. In this article, we describe the process of establishing, maintaining and closing the WebSockets connection.
Analyzing sources of customer requests is a very important business task. When you’re dealing with web traffic, it’s fairly easy to do — businesses can get behavioral customer data with the help of services like Google Analytics. However, when it comes to calls, it might get difficult. Call tracking is a simple solution.
The WebSocket protocol (commonly referred to as “WebSockets”) enables real time interactive data exchanges between clients and servers, and application-to-application. It is ideal for connecting communications applications to services offered by specialized cloud providers.
Traditionally, companies have used a direct inward dialing service to route calls through an on-premises PBX directly to the internal phone number of an employee. It allows the company to use one physical trunk line to connect multiple employees.