Connections

Is a connection ID globally unique?
An active connection ID is guaranteed to be unique in the Ably system whilst it is active i.e. no other connection will share that connection ID. ...
Sun, 7 Aug, 2016 at 11:18 PM
Can a single connection be shared across multiple browser tabs?
Unfortunately, because of browser security models that ensure each tab is effectively sandboxed from every other, it is not possible to share a connection b...
Thu, 4 Oct, 2018 at 7:10 PM
Optimising Ably connections to minimize battery usage
By default, Ably sends a heartbeat to connected clients every 15 seconds. (Through websocket ping frames if supported, else an app-level protocol message on...
Tue, 23 Oct, 2018 at 1:02 PM
How do I find out about all the connections being made to my app?
The best way to do this is using Token authentication. With token authentication, your auth server will be informed about, and can approve or disapprove, ev...
Tue, 20 Nov, 2018 at 2:57 PM