Why would I use SignalR over calling WebSockets directly?

WebSockets has become relatively standard across all servers and clients. As a web developer it might be unclear about why you would choose to use an abstraction such as SignalR when you could call the API directly. Brady Gaster (@bradygaster) highlights the benefits of SignalR and how realtime communication over the web works.

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Azure Functions and SignalR