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MOBILE FIRST MEANS WHAT? IT MEANS SMS FIRST, OF COURSE. THE ONLY GORILLA IN MOBILE… IS SMS TEXT MESSAGING OF COURSE. 4.5X BIGGER THAN TOTAL GLOBAL SMARTPHONE APPS ‘ECONOMY’ (source: http://communities-dominate.blogs.com)

 

Keypoints:-

  1. There are more mobile phone accounts than humans alive.
  2. SMS text messaging is used by 75% of all mobile phone users on the planet by SAP latest numbers February 2015.
  3. SMS text messaging today in 2015 has more than twice the active user base than total installed base of all smartphones across all OS platforms, whether they use apps or not.
  4. If you are now pursuing a mobile strategy, and are thinking ‘mobile first’ of course you have to go SMS first.

DIGITAL REACH IN 2015 OF ALL HUMANS ALIVE (7.2B PEOPLE)

DEVICE USERS % OF HUMAN POPULATION
iPhone 300 million download iPhone apps 4%
Tablets (any OS) 600 million 8%
Whatsapp 900 million 12%
Facebook on mobile 1200 million 17%
Skype 1200 million 17%
Android 1300 million 18%
Facebook (all tech) 1400 million 19%
PCs (all types) 1500 million 21%
eMail on mobile 2200 million 31%
Mobile internet 2200 million 31%
eMail on any tech 2500 million 35%
Internet on any tech 3000 million 42%
SMS 5400 million 75%

 

 

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How to Use QCOM

How to Create and Save Script (AT command script)

  1. Connect GSM modem to PC. Open Device Manager -> Ports to check the port number of the modem.
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  2. Open QCOM.
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  3. In ‘COM Port Setting’ choose com port number according to the device manager. Choose baudrate “115200”.
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  4. In ‘Operation’ select “DTR”, “RTS”, “View File” and “Send With Enter”.
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  5. In ‘Command List’, input the AT Command List. Check “Choose all command”. Check “Enter” for all the command except for “1A” which represents “CTRL Z”. Check “Hex” for “1A”. Insert the delay time and run times.
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  6. Click button “Save  As Script” to save the script  file as “AT Command Script”.
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How to Load and Run the Script

  1. Click ‘Open port’ to connect with the modem.QCOM-08
  2. Modem is connected. Click “Load Test Script”.
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  3. Choose “AT Command Script.ini“.
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  4. The “Command List” will be filled.
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  5. Click Run to run the AT Command and output will be displayed on the left side.
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 How to Save Log (output of the AT command)

  1. Before running the AT Command. Click Save Log to save the log.
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  2. Save the log file as “Output of AT Command”.
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  3. Check the checkbox beside the “Save Log” button.
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  4. Then run the AT command. After completion, uncheck the checkbox. Note: the log file will not be saved if the checkbox is unchecked.
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  5. The log file is updated with the log of AT Command.QCOM-17

Comparison Between MOBITEK MobiGATE and Modem Pool

FEATURES SMS Gateway using MOBITEK MobiGATE SMS Gateway using 4/8/16 Port Modem Pool
Concurrent Sending of SMS Yes No
1 SIM card to 1 GSM Module Yes No, shared, even though there are 16 SIM cards, but there are only 4 modules
Load Balancing
all modems sharing the load
Yes No, using round-robin rule
Fail Over
if modem fails to send out SMS, the message will be routed to 2nd modem
Yes No
Genuine Sierra Wireless Module Yes No
Support 64 bit Yes No
Rack Mountable Yes, it is 1U No

Source: https://www.mobitek.my/main/product/mobitek-mobigate-sg-b-8/#Comparison_Between_MOBITEK_MobiGATE_and_Modem_Pool

 

More Information

MOBITEK SMS360 is Now Part of MOBITEK SMS Gateway Development Kit

We are pleased to announced that MOBITEK SMS360 (Basic and E-mail Editions) are now bundled with MOBITEK SMS Gateway Development Kit.

MOBITEK SMS360 — Basic Edition is used for SMS broadcasting.

MOBITEK SMS360 — E-mail Edition is used for sending SMS via e-mail client or to integrate with any system via POP3 interface.

Existing customers whose warranty period still valid could request MOBITEK SMS360 at no extra charge.

 

 

MOBITEK MobiGATE as a Back-Up SMS Gateway

Do you face these problems?

Your SMSC is down and messages cannot be send?

 

Would you like us to solve your problem?

For a bulk SMS provider and SMS aggregator company who cannot afford downtime of SMSC, you can rely on MOBITEK® MobiGATE  which is a physical and private SMS Gateway, to play a critical role as a back-up gateway.

 

Why you should consider us?

MOBITEK MobiGATE SG-B-8

MOBITEK® MobiGATE  has been used by the following bulk SMS providers:-

  1. ICE mobile Sdn. Bhd.
  2. (please write in to request for list of bulk SMS providers)

 

Yes, I am interested and I like to …

 

 

MOBITEK S80 is 99% Compatible with Sierra Wireless FX100

Sierra Wireless FX100 3G Modem has reached end-of-life production cycle. It may be difficult to obtain a new unit. The good news is that  MOBITEK®  S80 is 99% compatible with Sierra Wireless FX100 3G Modem.

SPECIFICATION MOBITEK-S80_backMOBITEK S80 Sierra Wireless FX100Sierra Wireless FX100
SL8082T Module Yes Yes
GSM (2G) Network Quad Band Yes Yes
GPRS Network Yes Yes
WCDMA (3G) Network Dual Band Yes Yes
Serial Port (RS-232) 15-pin Yes Yes
USB Port Yes Yes
Sierra Wireless USB Driver Yes Yes
Open AT Yes Yes
GPS No Yes

More Information

 

Visit to the Fave Group

Dear All,

 

Greetings from KLSCCCI!

 

ACCCIM Digital Economy Committee will be organising a Courtesy Visit to Fave. For your information, Fave is one of the fastest growing local commerce startups in South East Asia, where consumers can find amazing offers for restaurants, spa, beauty, services, leisure, hotel. Fave also runs fitness sharing portal – KFit. In the past year, Fave has acquired Groupon Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia. Fave/KFit is an award winning office – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q3ciGM-rkPM&feature=share.

 

You are cordially invited to the visit which will be held as follows:

Date:    17th June 2017 (Saturday)

Time:   9.30 a.m.

Venue: Level 2 Tower 7 Avenue 3 Bangsar South

 

Visit Agenda:

1) Short tour of Fave office

2) Session on Fave journey so far

 

Interested members may register via replying to this email or contact the KLSCCCI Secretariat at Tel : 03-4253 2135. Please confirm your participation before 15th June 2017 to facilitate arrangement. Your participation to this visit is highly encouraged.

 

Thank you.

List of Manuals & Guides Revised as at 2017-07-25

Here is a list of manuals or guides that were revised or recently published:-

  1. User’s Guide for Control Panel of SMS Engine Enterprise Edition
  2. MOBITEK SMS API version 9 — Manual for Software Developer
  3. How to Use MOBITEK SMS API version 7 in Visual Basic .Net
  4. How to Send and Read SMS By Using Command Line
  5. How to Send and Read SMS Using PHP with MOBITEK SMS Engine Basic Edition
  6. How to Send and Read SMS in Java with MOBITEK SMS API v. 9
  7. How to Establish a GPRS Connection Using MOBITEK Q24 Modem