Securing the Customer Conversation

Securing the Customer Conversation

We recently achieved full HIPAA compliance, demonstrating our ongoing commitment to powering the next generation of healthcare technology and increasing customer/patient confidence. But our commitment to security goes beyond the healthcare industry to financial services and other regulated industries. Layer is built from the ground up with security in mind.

Introducing the New Layer Dashboard

Introducing the New Layer Dashboard

A powerful way to manage messaging applications across your organization We recently announced the general release of the new Layer Dashboard to help customers better manage their usage. The Layer Dashboard is essentially your hub for working with our services and managing individual applications, critical data, users, and settings. As you build out an ecosystem of […]

World Economic Forum 2017—How Microsoft and Layer Improved the Davos Experience

Amidst a headline-grabbing Inauguration Day in the United States, the World Economic Forum took place for the 46th straight year in Davos, a Swiss resort in the eastern Alps. For years, the World Economic Forum has served as a forum for resolving international conflict and fostering global collaboration. For example, 2017 marked the first time […]

Announcing Early Access for Layer for Web

It’s been nine weeks and six days since we opened up the Layer platform. Our mission: communications in every app. In this short 69 days, we’ve been inspired by the communications experiences you’ve imagined and built. You, Layer developers, are in 126 countries around the world. You’re in 1,360 cities. You’re on six of the […]


Designing our growth tooling

At Layer we believe great developer relationships can be cultivated logically and respectfully alongside brilliant engineering. We recognize that our success is directly tied to our customers’ success. We’re implementing systems, tools, and processes to ensure every app creator that tries Layer has a great experience and is effectively and fully supported. We’ve designed our […]

Why I joined Layer

In the early days of PC gaming, I was the world’s first female professional video gamer. I was so passionate about gaming that I built an online life dedicated to play. I met other gamers online and made friends through ultra-simple text chat via in-game consoles. I extended those communications to IRC, forming friendships that […]