The API is based on preliminary work done in the WHATWG.
This document was published by the Web Real-Time Communications Working Group as a Working Draft. This is a draft document and may be updated, replaced or obsoleted by other documents at any time.
It is inappropriate to cite this document as other than work in progress.
This document was produced by a group operating under the 5 February 2004 maintains a public list of any patent disclosures made in connection with the deliverables of the group; that page also includes instructions for disclosing a patent.
A number of beginner-oriented primers are available elsewhere on the Web: one, two, three.
This specification is being developed in conjunction with a protocol specification developed by the IETF RTCWEB group and an API specification to get access to local media devices developed by the Media Capture Task Force.The API also includes algorithm-specific classes for building and validating X.509 certification paths according to the PKIX standards.The PKIX standards are developed by the IETF PKIX working group. This includes client connections and popular plugins, where applicable, such as Federation links.It is also possible to use TLS to encrypt inter-node connections in clusters.Implementations may be plugged in using a provider-based interface.