In devising a Corporate
Messaging strategy, iTouch draws on its strong relationships with
leading network operators worldwide, which guarantees affordability,
reliability and timeliness of services. The group's international
expertise in developing and implementing leading-edge, practical
wireless data applications ensures the best mix of products and services
to suit specific communications strategies.
SMS is a valuable and
economical marketing tool that helps increase visibility, focuses the
message, and delivers straight into the hands of a targeted audience.
The product mix includes:
iTouch's Short Message Service
can be applied to numerous messages that can be communicated in 160
characters to any cellphone. The communication needs can include:
Informing customers of product launches and product-related news; Notifying your credit customers about account balances or credit limits exceeded; Providing information services to customers; Sending time-critical information to the mobile workforce; Sending product information (e.g. price lists, stock information) to sales staff, and Informing staff of voice mail, email, staff meetings, reminders, news, etc.
Corporate SMS falls into two categories:
Email SMS enables companies to
use their current email infrastructure to deliver SMS. This is ideal for
those wanting to include email addresses in the SMS mailing list, or
where the need is primarily to communicate with people in an email
address book. It can be used when there is a need to: Send SMS using your existing email infrastructure; Send automated SMS using program code that supports sending to email addresses, and send SMS and your IT environment supports PGP.
FTP SMS uses the File Transfer
Protocol to send a large volume of SMS message loads to cellphones. It
is ideal for those wanting to send messages to hundreds or thousands of
recipients. You should use FTP SMS if you need to: Send SMS by uploading files via FTP Send automated SMS using
program code that supports uploading files via FTP, and send bulk loads
of more than 1 000 SMS's per day.
For more information about
these products and pricing structures, contact one of our Customer
Relations Consultants on +27 82 232 7400 or visit or email .