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Pusher is a hosted real-time messaging service with APIs, developer tools and open source libraries that greatly simplify integrating real-time functionality into web and mobile applications. Pusher will automatically scale when required, removing all the pain and costs of setting up and maintaining a secure, real-time infrastructure. Pusher is already trusted to do so by thousands of developers and companies like GitHub, MailChimp, the Financial Times, Buffer and many more. Getting started takes just a few seconds: simply go to pusher.com and create a free account.
HQLondon, GB
Employee Ratings3.6

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)41(-4%)
Job Openings2
Revenue (FY, 2019)£7.8 M(+59%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Pusher Office Locations

Pusher has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
160 Old St
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Pusher Financials and Metrics

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$9 m

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$8 m

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Pusher's latest funding round in April 2018 was reported to be $8 m. In total, Pusher has raised $9 m
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Pusher's revenue was reported to be £7.81 m in FY, 2019

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Pusher Operating Metrics

Pusher's Users was reported to be 200 k in Apr, 2018.
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Pusher News and Updates

Real-time developer tool startup Pusher pulls in $8M in Series A funding

Pusher, the London startup that provides tools and cloud infrastructure for developers to add real-time functionality to their apps, such as push notifications and messages, has pulled in $8 million in Series A funding. The round was led by London VC firm Balderton Capital, with participation from H…

Pusher Blogs

End-to-end encryption in Pusher Channels is now in beta

Messages you send via Pusher Channels have always been encrypted in transit to and from Pusher. But until recently, they were not encrypted end-to-end. With our new end-to-end encryption feature, you can add end-to-end encryption to your application with one line in your server configuration! This m…

Adding animations to your React Native app – Part 3: Gesture animations

Welcome to the final part of a three-part series on adding animations to React Native app. In this tutorial, we’ll be taking a look at how you can respond to the user’s gestures and animate the components involved in the interaction. Prerequisites To follow along with this tutorial, knowledge of Rea…

Lower delays in presence channel disconnection timeouts

Pusher Channels’ “presence channel” feature lets you implement “who’s online” functionality. When clients subscribe to a presence channel, all other subscribers are notified with a pusher:member_added event. When the client unsubscribes, subscribers are notified with a pusher:member_removed event. P…

Increased value for your money: new usage tiers for Pusher Chatkit

After talking to our customers and gaining a better understanding of usage, we are updating our usage tiers to give you more generous limits. Beginning today, our free and business plans have been updated with more generous limits. This is to ensure our customers have more time and flexibility to up…

It’s here! Deliver secure personal push notifications to Authenticated Users

Today we are launching a highly-requested feature for Pusher Beams, Authenticated Users. App users need specifically tailored and sometimes private notifications. But current notification tools don’t provide a way for developers to securely authenticate a user to send personal information. Additiona…

Announcing The State of APIs 2018 report

In September 2018, we partnered with Radius Global and interviewed 400 professional application developers based in the United States and in the United Kingdom, looking to understand how they make decisions regarding API development or purchase. Today we are proud to announce the results in the Stat…
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Pusher Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Pusher founded?

    Pusher was founded in 2010.

  • How many employees does Pusher have?

    Pusher has 41 employees.

  • What is Pusher revenue?

    Latest Pusher annual revenue is £7.8 m.

  • What is Pusher revenue per employee?

    Latest Pusher revenue per employee is £190.4 k.

  • Who are Pusher competitors?

    Competitors of Pusher include Stream, Ably Realtime and Hansel.io.

  • Where is Pusher headquarters?

    Pusher headquarters is located at 160 Old St, London.

  • Where are Pusher offices?

    Pusher has an office in London.

  • How many offices does Pusher have?

    Pusher has 1 office.