More developers than ever before are investing in mobile programming and sms software development to keep pace with the unprecedented opportunities in the fast growing mobile messaging market. Businesses too are realizing the huge potential for SMS application development to increase sales, boost productivity, improve customer satisfaction, monetize intellectual property and build new profitable revenue channels.
There is an emerging trend of let's do sms for businesses in retail, financial services, travel, leisure, media, IT, not for profit, distribution and manufacturing is evident with growth figures reported for 2009 and forecasted for 2010-2013 by the major global analysts, Gartner, Forrester and Ovum.
The immediacy of sending SMS and receiving SMS has huge real-time benefits to businesses with events associated to social media, social networking, fraudster alerting, crisis notifications and many others demanding time sensitive notification. Within the IT industry, SMS becomes the de facto automated push technology for notifying system administrators of technical issues.Similarly, within financial services stock brokers use it to notify investors of share price movements. SMS applications can take the form of sms pc based, web site or server application plugins.
The pressure is now on organizations to develop mobile application which will enable them to capitalize on this emerging trend. And what they require is mobile messaging solution to SMS enable their business and SMS software that is rich in capabilities and interactive. The advantages are clear; text messages are not limited by geographic boundaries and are the only ubiquitous method of communication that is completely immune to mobile handset variations and limitations. Read our Industry Sector Reports to get real insight into how different sectors are harnessing the power of sms applications.
TeleSign Mobile is the definitive leader in SMS and MMS messaging offering developer friendly tools such as Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) and 24x7 customer support to help you enable any site or application. Ultimately, our goal is to help you and your business capitalize on the mobile messaging revolution. In addition, to act as an extension to your in-house development skills. Where no site or application exists, TeleSign Mobile's Consultancy and Development service is a perfect way to explore and turn your SMS idea into a success.