Layer Company Shutting Down - Layer Chat API will Functioning before OCT 30

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Aug 26, 2019, 2:35:56 PM via Website

The Head of the messaging platform, Shaun VanWeelden announced its shut down over a mail on 25th July 2019 to his customers noting that they are ceasing all the messaging operations due to several numbers of critical issues.

Layer crisis due to the insufficient tech team to manage the entire chat platform. It’s unfortunate for all the messaging platform providers in the market that a well-positioned company is about to Layer shut down all its services and cease all the chat operations from October 30, 2019.

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Sep 12, 2019, 2:38:49 PM via Website

Layer shutting down their messaging platform from 30th October 2019, being as a decision-maker or developer of layer customer, you need to encounter a certain bottleneck in rebuilding your chat platform through migrating off from layer platform to other services.

The Most Crucial Parameters To look before Migrating Off From Layer;

-Business Feasibility
-Technical feasibility
-Various Integration Needs
-Reusability of existing code

Saas based chat platforms migration risks:


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Oct 9, 2019, 11:58:17 AM via Website

Step by step process Migrate Off from Layer to Mirrorfly

  1. Run your overall operation in the same application with upgrades in
    features, design, and performance.
  2. Whatever the user limit you had with Layer platform, MirrorFly never
    had any issue with user count. (Connect users globally 1+ million
    users) No more investment for any specific feature, functionality or
    user count.
  3. Get unlimited on everything right from making video & voice calls with a one-time