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Overview

What is a room?

A room is a virtual space where one or more peers communicate with each other. It is a central entity that provides real-time communication capabilities for any video conferencing or live streaming session.

To allow users to join a 100ms video conferencing or a live streaming session inside your app, you first need to create a room.

Room

The above diagram illustrates how a room acts as the central entity in the lifecycle of an interactive audio/video session and the transition of the room from one state to another based on the configuration of the room and the peer's presence.

Room APIs

Room APIs will enable you to script actions from the server side based on your business logic and requirements, actions such as:

You can control peer behavior and build interactivity scenarios in an active room with the help of active room APIs.

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