Ably for healthcare

Build HIPAA-compliant apps that healthcare professionals can depend on in every situation

Empower healthcare professionals with the latest technology while keeping patient data secure

Chat and VoIP
Chat and VoIP Patient communication with secure data management capabilities
Guaranteed message delivery
Guaranteed message delivery Ensure users in diverse environments with often patchy networks can do their job
Geolocation tracking for vehicles
Geolocation tracking for vehicles Secure location tracking for compliance and traceability when needed
IoT device control
IoT device control Remotely manage and control devices while maintaining security

Hospify delivers an EU & UK compliant and secure healthcare chat app in real time for healthcare professionals and patients

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The complete realtime data synchronization stack for rigorous healthcare needs

Pub/Sub messaging

Publish messages to millions of subscribers over channels that support multiplexing.

Device & user presence

Know when devices or users are online by subscribing to presence events.

Message history

Retrieve past messages up to 72 hours in the past. Useful for chat or live feeds.

Stream resume

On disconnect we keep state and retry connection every 15 seconds for two minutes.

Message ordering

Ably guarantees all messages are delivered in the same order as originally published.

Powerful security

Handle sensitive data however you need with Ably or JWT authentication tokens.

Region-restricted data

We can ensure messages are routed and stored in specific geographic locations.


Store or process data in your own systems using Webhooks or clouds with our integrations.

A Pub/Sub platform engineered around Four Pillars of Dependability

Delivering seamless experiences to your customers is vital, that's why we created the four pillars. This mathematically modelled approach to system design guarantees critical functionality at scale.

SOC 2 Type 2

SOC 2 Type 2 audited, and HIPAA compliant for peace of mind.

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99.999% uptime SLA

A fault-tolerant, highly-available design means a legitimate uptime SLA.

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Global Edge network

Our global presence means the lowest latencies, wherever your users are.

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Rapidly build production-ready realtime capabilities with quickstart guides, realtime concepts, and full API reference.

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Our step-by-step tutorials and demos will help you learn Ably and understand what our realtime platform is capable of.

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25+ Client Library SDKs

We support the environments, languages, and platforms you work with. Ably fits into your stack wherever you need us.

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