WebRTC architecture overview

Beneath the APIs that developers use to create and use WebRTC connections lie a number of network protocols and connectivity standards. This brief overview covers these standards.

Because of the sheer number of protocols, standards, APIs, and the like that are needed to make WebRTC work, it can be overwhelming and confusing to newcomers. Believe it or not, once you've got a handle on things, it's a surprisingly elegant and understandable arrangement!

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https://developer.mozilla.org/en-us/docs/web/api/webrtc_api/architecture