SMS home routing

Netfors SMS center supports SMS home routing. The SMSC signalling interworking with Home Location Register (HLR) change the flow of inbound SMS messages and direct them to the Netfors SMSC, instead of straight to target mobile handsets.

SMS home routing arch

SMS home routing makes it possible for MNO and MVNO to provide its customers information on all SMS traffic and to offer advanced value added services such as:

  • Spam filtering
  • Message contents can be presented to the user on the web, similar to Google voice
  • Divertion: customer can divert incoming SMS to any other SMS capable device in the world (as part of call forwarding, or separately)
  • Mobile subscriber can forward SMS as an email
  • Parental SMS control: parents can set time windows during which SMS (MO and MT) and disabled or enabled, so for example SMS do not circulate during dinner times, night hours, homework times, and so on.
  • Offensive languages filter for certain offensive words. Parent can be alerted if child sends or receives messages with such words.
  • Auto reply for example when the customer is travelling in an unusual time zone.

Netfors deliver SMSC home routing as customised solutions which fits the actual needs for interworking with systems providing the value added services to end customers.

For more information, please contact or request a sales representative to contact you.