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Hookflash announces Relay First Real Time Communications Platform for enterprise at Microsoft Edge Developer Summit

Hookflash co-founder, Chief Product Officer, Erik Lagerway and Bernard Aboba, Principal Architect, Skype, Microsoft, present Real-Time Communications with Microsoft Edge at Edge Developer Summit, San Francisco. Microsoft new Edge browser in Windows 10 now has over 150 million monthly active devices. Modern browsers are rapidly converging on a set of standardized APIs for plugin-free, interoperable […]

“Getting Real on RTC,” by Erik Lagerway

Co-founder Erik Lagerway guest posts on No Jitter, discussing the history and current state of WebRTC. One company in particular rules the enterprise, and that’s Microsoft. But Microsoft supports ORTC, not WebRTC… …what is ORTC, or as it’s formally known, Object Real-Time Communications. Back in 2013, a small team from Hookflash, with Microsoft joining shortly […]

2016 WebRTC Reality Check Slated for Enterprise Connect

Irwin Lazar, Vice President and Service Director at Nemertes Research and host of the WebRTC Conference Within a Conference, introduces Hookflash as keynote: We’ll kick off the conference on Monday, March 7, with a keynote by Hookflash executives Trent Johnsen, CEO and co-founder, and Erik Lagerway, co-founder. Trent and Erik, who both have been involved […]

Hookflash Keynote: “The State of WebRTC” Enterprise Connect 2016 – Monday, March 7, 2016 – Orlando, Florida.

Hookflash is proud to keynote at Enterprise Connect, the leading conference and exhibition for enterprise IP Telephony, Converged Networks and Unified Communications in North America. Enterprise Connect brings corporate IT decision makers together with the industry’s vendors, analysts and consultants to focus on the issues central to enterprise networks and communications. After several years of […]

What Developers Should Know About ORTC Versus WebRTC

Janet Wagner, of ProgrammableWeb, provides an in-depth and insightful analysis of ORTC and compares it to WebRTC. The key difference between the ORTC API and the WebRTC 1.0 API is that the ORTC API is a lower-level JavaScript API that provides the same components as the WebRTC 1.0 API while allowing greater flexibility than what […]

Hookflash Keynote at WebRTC Expo East

  Hookflash CEO, Trent Johnsen delivers keynote address at the WebRTC Expo EAST (http://www.webrtcworld.com/conference/east/) today, delivering some details around the ORTC specification, how it relates to WebRTC. Trent also touched on the ORTC Library, a Open Source C++ library for ORTC, wrapped for iOS, Android and Windows which should ship later this year.

Enterprise Connect: WebRTC Standards Update

  Hookflash CEO – Trent Johnsen, will be on a panel at Enterprise Connect on March 16 at 11am with some of the current WebRTC 1.0 specification editors discussing the road to WebRTC availability. — WebRTC Standards Update: When Will WebRTC Become Available for You? Speaker Irwin Lazar  |  Vice President and Service Director, Nemertes Research | Moderator Cullen Jennings, […]

Meet Peerly, your new Twitter messenger

  Yesterday, we launched Peerly, a new Twitter messenger with video chat and few other interesting mobile messaging features like offline messaging and offline call notifications. Peerly was built to show off Hookflash technology and our ability to enable real time communications for mobile developers. It’s early days still and as we release Peerly to a broader […]