Plivo

Plivo is a cloud-based Application Program Interface platform that allows developers to build voice and Short Message Service-enabled applications. Read more

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Plivo

Plivo is a cloud-based Application Program Interface platform that allows developers to build voice and Short Message Service-enabled applications. Read more

Venky Balasubramanian's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of Plivo

Co-Founder & CEO

Venky Balasubramanian

CEO Approval Rating

64/100

Founded:

2011

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Twilio is one of Plivo's top rivals. Twilio's headquarters is in San Francisco, California, and was founded in 2008. Like Plivo, Twilio also competes in the Messaging industry. Twilio generates 3,973% of Plivo's revenue.

Tropo LLC. has been one of Plivo's top competitors. Tropo LLC. was founded in 2009 in San Jose, California. Tropo LLC. operates in the Application Software industry. Tropo LLC. generates $39M less revenue than Plivo.

Nexmo is one of Plivo's top competitors. Nexmo was founded in San Francisco, California} in 2010. Nexmo is in the Systems Software industry. Compared to Plivo, Nexmo generates $25M less revenue.

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Plivo Funding History

Since Plivo was founded in 2011, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Plivo has raised $2.1M. Plivo's last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $150.0K

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Debt - PPP (CARES Act)
Apr 2020
$150K - $350K

U.S. Small Business Administration.

Seed
Dec 2012
$1.8M
Debt
Jul 2012
$170K

Since Plivo was founded in 2011, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Plivo has raised $2.1M. Plivo's last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $150.0K

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Plivo News

September 12, 2016Telecom Reseller

Smaller Businesses And Access To Advanced Phone Systems

Venky Balasubramanianby Venky Balasubramanian, co-founder of Plivo (www.plivo.com)If you call a large... See more »
May 16, 2016Telecom Reseller

Plivo Announces Beta Launch of New Cloud Communication Service Zentrunk

Plivo takes on the $8bn cloud communications market with Zentrunk, an enterprise grade Session Initia... See more »
August 31, 2015TMC NET

Plivo Introduces Lower-Cost Outbound Cloud SMS

Cloud-based communications services are taking the place of traditional telecommunications technologi... See more »
July 10, 2015TELECOMRESELLER

Plivo = Low Cost Global Voice Calls and SMS

Don Witt of TelecomReseller interviews Venky, Co-Founder of Plivo and discusses architecture, toolkit... See more »
June 22, 2015TMC NET

Plivo Readies SIP Trunking Offering

Plivo, which sells an API platform that abstracts carrier network resources, is working on an offerin... See more »
February 19, 2014YOURSTORY.IN

Plivo’s open-source replacement for Skype creates a stir with 13k+ conferences created in two weeks

Plivo is a startup that makes it easier for businesses and software developers to use cloud-powered V... See more »

Plivo Blogs

November 11, 2020Plivo Blog

Meet Lookup - Our Real-time Phone Number Validation API

Today we’re happy to introduce you to Lookup, an API that can programmatically determine number forma... See more »
October 27, 2020Plivo Blog

Getting Started with Phone Number Regulatory Compliance in the Plivo Console

Today we are excited to announce that we’ve recently made number provisioning much easier in regulate... See more »
October 27, 2020Plivo Blog

Plivo Reliability - Introducing Our New Status Page

As part of delivering on our 99.95% promise, we’re introducing our updated status page. Think of this... See more »
October 14, 2020Plivo Blog

Meet Our Newest Feature - Sender ID Registration via Console

We’re excited to announce that Plivo SMS and MMS API users can now register their Sender ID through t... See more »
October 13, 2020Plivo Blog

Lessons in CPaaS Technology Leadership - Our Own Carrier Network Matters

Plivo became a market leader in the CPaaS technology category based on our desire to shake up the sto... See more »
September 29, 2020Plivo Blog

All You Need to Know About A2P 10DLC

The US messaging landscape has seen constant change as the use cases for business text messaging and ... See more »
September 29, 2020Plivo Blog

A2P 10DLC Text Messaging From AT&T - Everything You Need to Know

The US messaging landscape has seen constant change as the use cases for business text messaging and ... See more »

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Plivo Headquarters

106 E 6th St, Ste. 220

Austin, Texas78701

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Overview

Plivo is a cloud based Application Program Interface platform and a Global Carrier Services Provider that allows building of voice and Short Message Service enabled applications. It was founded by Venky Balasubramanian and Michael Ricordeau in 2011 an...

CEO

Plivo's Co-Founder & CEO, Venky Balasubramanian, currently has an approval rating of 64%. Plivo's primary competitors are Twilio, Tropo LLC. & Nexmo.

Website

plivo.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Plivo

  1. When was Plivo founded?

    Plivo was founded in 2011
  2. Who is Plivo's CEO?

    Plivo's CEO is Venky Balasubramanian
  3. How much revenue does Plivo generate?

    Plivo generates $50M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Plivo have?

    Plivo has historically raised $2.1M in funding
  1. Where is Plivo's headquarters?

    Plivo's headquarters is in Austin Texas, USA
  2. How many employees does Plivo have?

    Plivo has 180 employees
  3. What sector does Plivo operate in?

    Plivo is in Enterprise Software, Messaging, IT Services
  4. Who are Plivo's competitors?

    Plivo's top competitors are Twilio, Tropo LLC., Nexmo