Frequently asked questions about Ably

Can I see the status of the Ably service globally?
The current service status is always available from https://status.ably.io/. We also keep statistics on any previous service incidents per region and ...
Wed, 2 Dec, 2015 at 10:40 PM
Should I use the REST or Realtime library?
The REST library is stateless. It is a wrapper around our REST API, however it provides a lot of additional functionality including  authentication, routi...
Mon, 12 Feb, 2018 at 5:32 PM
What is your data protection policy?
Please see Ably's data protection policy. Please note, in addition, that Ably is a registered data controller with the UK Information Commissioner’...
Mon, 24 Apr, 2017 at 11:18 PM
Do you have a terms of service?
Yes, please see the Ably Terms of Service on our website.
Mon, 24 Apr, 2017 at 11:19 PM
Are you HIPAA compliant?
Ably U.S. HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) Statement We are sometimes asked about our compliance with the U.S. HIPAA (Health Ins...
Wed, 4 Oct, 2017 at 10:24 PM