Layer gets funding from Social Discovery Ventures

Layer has received investment from Social Discovery Ventures (SDV), the company said.

Layer helps developers add messaging, voice and video communications into any app. Layer serves major clients including Trunk Club, Forbes, Hinge, Udacity, and Onefootball.

SDV is an international group of companies that invests in online social discovery projects around the globe such as travel, dating, language learning and mobile games. SDV is currently focused on the online social space including infrastructure for social media platforms.

Layer delivers open layer architecture for Internet communications.