Templates for Launching Your Twilio Functions Faster

Quickstart templates for Twilio Functions

When we released Twilio Functions in May, our goal was to help you get to production faster by eliminating the burden of dealing with the servers and infrastructure typically required for building applications. Since then, we’ve seen a ton of you build some amazing things—from Resistbot, a political advocacy service that turns your text message into a formal letter for your elected officials, to VictorOps’ Live… Read More

Phone Numbers in Five New Caribbean Islands

Caribbean Phone Numbers Twilio

We’re always hard at work adding phone numbers in new countries to expand our global coverage. To help you reach customers in the Caribbean with a familiar local area code, we’re excited to share that we’ve launched new local voice numbers in five Caribbean islands: Barbados Cayman Islands Grenada Jamaica Trinidad & Tobago These numbers are in developer preview. To request access, fill out this form… Read More

Elastic SIP Trunking: Region selection for origination traffic

elastic sip trunking origination traffic

If you’re using Twilio Elastic SIP Trunking to connect your IP-based communications infrastructure to the PSTN, then you’ll be happy to hear that starting today, you can specify the geographic region that Twilio will use to send the originating SIP traffic. By default, Twilio uses the region where the incoming PSTN call comes in from. Starting today, to specify the region you want Twilio to use… Read More

SIP Interface adds support for international regions

connect to anything with twilio

We’re excited to share that SIP Interface now supports international regions, including North America (Virginia, Oregon), Europe (Ireland), Asia Pacific (Tokyo, Singapore, Sydney), and South America (São Paulo). This means that when you send SIP to Twilio, or receive SIP from Twilio, you can specify the region that’s closest to the location of your communications infrastructure to ensure the best quality of service. Sending SIP to… Read More

All Stories from SIGNAL 2017

Are you sitting down? Alright, good. Post-SIGNAL, your head is likely spinning from the whirlwind of announcements. Never fear, we’ve got the rundown for you. No two developer tool belts are alike. There are 1.6 million of your fellow developers on the Twilio platform. Each of them—including you—is building something to solve a nuanced problem, with a nuanced set of tools. SIGNAL just put your tool… Read More

Twilio Notify – Public Beta Now Open

Multi-Channel Notifications using Twilio Notify

Multi-channel notifications over SMS, push, Facebook Messenger, and more. 10k free delivery attempts or actions every month. Now available to everyone. We’re excited to announce that Notify is now available in public beta. This means that starting today you can jump right in and start sending multi-channel notifications to your users. Notify helps select the best channel(s) to send notifications based on your customers’ preferences or… Read More

Enterprise Devs: Move Fast and Stay in Control with Public Key Client Validation

Today, we’re excited to announce the launch of Public Key Client Validation. Available through the Twilio Enterprise Plan, Public Key Client Validation helps organizations in compliance-heavy industries meet strict security requirements, such as not relying on shared secrets, validating the sender, or verifying message content. Shipping like a startup is no easy task for enterprise developers. It’s a different environment. Enterprises need to coordinate multiple teams… Read More

Firebase Cloud Messaging (FCM) Support Added to Notify

Twilio Notify now supports Firebase Cloud Messaging FCM Google GCM

To keep Twilio Notify as the ultimate way of orchestrating notifications across the multiple messaging channels your customers use, we’re always working hard to quickly add new ones. Whether that be SMS, push, or messaging apps like Facebook Messenger, Notify will help you select the best channel(s) to send notifications based on your business case and your customers’ preferences. Today, we’re happy to announce that we’ve… Read More

Introducing the Copilot API for Programmable SMS

It’s simple to send a single text message using Twilio. However once you launch your application and start sending a high volume of messages, things can get complex in a hurry. It becomes essential to build logic to handle things that directly affect your software’s performance. For example, when sending messages, you’ll want to consider: How many phone numbers do you need? If you’re seeing too… Read More