Twilio Call Recording Controls is Now Generally Available
- API level control for start, stop, pause, resume recording actions
- Ensure compliance with privacy regulations
- Available now for all customers
Recording your customer conversations provides valuable information for understanding customer sentiment, agent training, dispute resolution, and more. However, there are parts of some conversations that you don’t want to or may be legally required not to record - a customer’s home address or credit card number, for instance, or if your customer does not consent to you recording the call or parts of the call.
Today, we are excited to announce the general availability of Call Recording Controls, which give you the flexibility to determine which parts of your conversations are recorded. With Call Recording Controls, you can start, stop, pause, and resume recordings using a simple API. For example, you can record immediately after receiving an inbound call (including any IVR interactions), start a call recording only after ...
Introducing Call Recording Encryption
- Added security for sensitive call recordings.
- Use your own public key to encrypt recordings before they’re stored.
- Available in developer preview.
Today, our default security for call recordings includes encryption at rest for recordings stored with Twilio. However, we’ve learned that some customers, typically those that need to comply with strict industry or regional regulations for data protection, require even stronger security mechanisms. A level of security that keeps the customer in full control of their recordings.
For these types of businesses, we’re excited to introduce Call Recording Encryption—a new feature for Programmable Voice that provides additional security for recordings on our platform. With Call Recording Encryption enabled, Twilio will encrypt all recordings with a public key that you provide, which limits access to the recordings to only the holder of the corresponding private key—you!
How it Works
Here’s a high-level overview of integrating ...
Introducing the Pricing API — easy access to your current Twilio prices
Our customers have a variety of applications and use cases that demand a simple, yet flexible way to retrieve Twilio prices. For many customers, our existing pricing pages and CSV’s are sufficient. However, we’ve realized that for sophisticated use cases, there needs to be a better way.
Today we are excited to support those use cases in the Twilio way — with a new API. Whether you programmatically markup Twilio prices for your own customers or make dynamic decisions based on what it will cost to make / receive a call — the Pricing API was designed to help you by providing up-to-date prices relevant to your account.
The Pricing API initially supports the retrieval of prices for our Voice and Phone Number products but look for this to expand to other products as well. We look forward to feedback on how this API can be improved and extended to address ...