How does Android SMPP SMS Gateway work?
How can I use it in my business?
Ozeki Android SMPP SMS Gateway enables you to provide SMPP service. It offers
many benefits for your business: new product in your supply, increasing
number of customers, more profit, high ROI. If you are interested in
conquering a new consumer segment, take a look at this article.
How does it work?
Android mobiles allow you to send and receive SMS messages. If you manage
your phone through Windows PC, you will able to send and receive messages
via different business applications installed on your PC. The phone can
be managed by Ozeki NG SMS Gateway, which provides numerous connection
opportunities for business applications (Figure 1).
Figure 1 - Connect your system to the mobile network
How can I use it in my business?
Subscribe a tariff plan that enables free SMS messaging
First, you need to subscribe a postpaid tariff plan, which allows you
to initiate calls, send messages and contains other fees. Using
an unlimited plan is recommended. In this case you need to pay specified
amount per month and you will get unlimited minutes and messages.
Connect your Android phone to Ozeki NG SMS Gateway
In order to use your smartphone as an SMPP SMS Gateway, you need to
establish connection between Ozeki Android SMPP SMS Gateway installed
on your mobile phone and Ozeki NG SMS Gateway. For this purpose you need
to add a new SMPP (Short Message Peer-to-Peer) connection in
Ozeki NG SMS Gateway.
You can find a detailed setup guide including
prerequisites, installation and configuration in the following page:
How to setup Ozeki Android SMPP SMS
Gateway for Ozeki NG SMS Gateway?
Utilize the opportunities offered by Ozeki NG SMS Gateway
The list below introduces the key features of Ozeki NG SMS Gateway,
which are important and essential for corporate communication:
- Two-way SMS and MMS (sending and receiving)
- Support of all SMS features and protocols
- Support of MMS standards and protocols
- E-mail to SMS feature
- VoIP support
- Multiple device support for more efficiency
- Integrated MS Excel and Outlook Support
- Message Templates
- Message History
- Connection management
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Resell the services
Several Android phones can be connected to the same Ozeki NG SMS Gateway
for increased performance.
Due to multi-user architecture more than one user can connect to Ozeki NG
SMS Gateway at the same time to SMS messaging. Since each of the users have an
own username and password, they cannot disturb each other because of the
seperate message queues. This mechanism ensures that they have
the same priority.
When you want to send SMS messages through your Android mobile phone,
you need to connect your smartphone(s) and Ozeki Android SMS
Gateway. In order to connect your phone(s), vou need to follow these steps (for each phone):
- Install then launch Ozeki Android SMPP SMS Gateway
- Install your SMS Gateway (such as Ozeki NG SMS Gateway)
- Add new SMPP connection within your Ozeki NG SMS Gateway
- During the previous process enter Host number, Port number,
Username and Password, which are shown in your mobile application
- Get more information about
SMPP connection configuration
But selling the 4 information mentioned above (Host name, Port name, Username,
Password) for your clients is a great and unique option to profit from
Ozeki Android SMPP SMS Gateway. If your
customers enter this data into their own SMS Gateway (such as Ozeki NG SMS
Gateway), they will use your Ozeki Android SMPP SMS Gateway as an SMPP
SMS Gateway that connects to their IT system and the Mobile Service Provider.
Order as many Ozeki Android SMPP SMS Gateway applications, as your
customers require. The price will be determined by you.
This way you will be able to act as an SMPP service provider.
Tips and suggestions
Here you can find some ideas to improve your corporate messaging system:
Forward calls to a call center
If you forward voice calls to a call center, your Android mobile phone
will operate as a message gateway at full capacity. It ensures that voice
calls will not disturb the seamless SMS traffic.
In case of international network, you need to connect your Android phone
and Ozeki NG SMS Gateway by using VPN (Virtual Private Network). Using
OpenVPN is recommended.
OpenVPN is an open source software application
that implements virtual private network techniques for creating secure
point-to-point or site-to-site connections in routed or bridged
configurations and remote access facilities.
How to connect to the service provider via VPN using SMPP - OpenVPN
Each Android phone has it's own local mobile telephone number. You can
sell these numbers.