Examples

Sports betting and Gambling

Deliver engaging realtime user experiences for gamers backed by secure, low latency, guaranteed data delivery


An example built on Ably

  • Ballr

    Ballr is a free gaming platform for fans to connect, compete and communicate during realtime sporting events, powered by Ably.

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Ably delivers sports betting and gambling applications with

  • Pub/sub broadcast messaging

    Broadcast out updates to a limitless number of subscribers.

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  • Connection state recovery

    Your users won't miss an update during brief disconnections, connection state recovery ensures continuity in changing network conditions.

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  • Device and user presence status

    Know when your players are present. Presence even allows your customers to see when others are online or participating.

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  • Message history

    Use our message history to persist updates on games so that users joining can replay what's happened before they arrived

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  • Token based access control

    You maintain complete control over which devices can subscribe to your realtime data.

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  • Smart routing

    We ensure data transferred to devices is always routed using the most efficient path, which means updates are instantaneous for your users.

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  • Guaranteed delivery & ordering

    Our quality of service and reliable message ordering guarantee lets you focus on building your service knowing that your users won't miss an update.

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  • End-to-end encryption

    If you consider your data to be sensitive, then our libraries offer symmetric 256-bit AES encryption ensuring no one, including ourselves, can inspect your data payloads.

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  • Smart mobile and browser push notifications

    Use our smart browser and push notifications to get your users' attention when they're not already engaged with your app.

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  • Consistent client libraries on every platform

    Simplify development with our libraries offering a consistent API on every popular platform.

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  • WebHook notifications

    Use WebHooks to be notified via HTTP when users comes online or engage in an activity.

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  • Privacy and compliance

    We never inspect payloads and are a registered ICO data processor. We ensure your data is secure and sandboxed within your account.

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