Twilio, a provider of cloud-communications products and services, has announced a new set of APIs that will enable embeddable live-streaming technology for voice and video.
Twilio Live aims to provide cloud-based interactive voice and video experiences in real-time and at scale.
The company is betting that its name recognition in the space and reputation for reliability will allow it to be competitive in an emerging market that is quickly becoming crowded. The product announcement noted that:
“Twilio Live provides low latency at scale and the backing of Twilio’s reliable and secure infrastructure, combined with a best in class developer experience. Businesses in a wide array of industries, from retail to education to gaming and entertainment, can build live streaming experiences that are unique to their brand.”
Twilio is already well known for its suite of APIs dedicated to SMSTrack this API, VoiceTrack this API, and VideoTrack this API. Make sure to check out the company’s profile on ProgrammableWeb for more information on all of their developer offerings.