QUIC-based DataChannels are being considered as an alternative to the current SCTP-based transport. The WebRTC folks at Google are experimenting with it:
Looking for feedback: QUIC based RTCQuicTransport and RTCIceTransport API's are available as origin trial in Chrome 73 for experimentation.https://t.co/KVVEVmggms
— WebRTC project (@webrtc) February 1, 2019
Let’s test this out. We’ll do a simple single-page example similar to the WebRTC datachannel sample that transfers text. It offers a complete working example without involving signaling servers and also allows comparing the approach to WebRTC DataChannels more easily.