Twilio

Twilio

Twilio powers the future of business communications and enables phones, VoIP, and messaging to be embedded into web, desktop, and mobile software.

About Twilio

Twilio, the developer platform for communications, is reinventing telecom by merging the worlds of cloud computing, web services and telecommunications. With Twilio, developers and businesses make communications more contextual by embedding voice, video, messaging and authentication directly into applications. Businesses such as Uber, Box,, DocuSign, Nordstrom, Coca-Cola, Walmart and Home Depot trust Twilio to power their communications.

Twilio hosts a telephony infrastructure web service in the cloud, allowing web programmers to integrate phone calls and SMS messages into their applications. Twilio's simple, powerful API minimizes the learning curve required to build advanced, reliable communications applications, and its Pay-As-You-Go pricing model means customers pay for capacity only when they need it, not before.

They take care of the messy telecom hardware and expose a globally available cloud API that developers can interact with to build intelligent and complex communications systems. As your app's usage scales up or down, Twilio automatically scales with you. You only pay for what you use - no contracts, no shenanigans.

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Funding

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STAGE
AMOUNT
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Undisclosed

Round: Series E
Round Size: US$130M
Date: Jul 2015

United States of America

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Round: Series D
Round Size: US$70M
Date: Jun 2013

United States of America

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Round: Series C
Round Size: US$17M
Date: Dec 2011

United States of America

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Round: Series B
Round Size: US$12M
Date: Nov 2010

United States of America

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Round: Series A
Round Size: US$3.7M
Date: Dec 2009

United States of America

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Round: Seed
Round Size: US$1M
Date: Jan 2009