Send SMS with Oracle

Clickatell has teamed up with enterprise software leaders, Oracle, to provide a simple mobile messaging channel for the Oracle Application Server Wireless and Oracle Collaboration Suite.

 

Two connection methods are available to connect OracleAS Wireless with the Clickatell Gateway:

 

XMS Web Service: recommended for those only requiring mobile terminated text messaging. The XMS Web service requires that you sign up for a Clickatell HTTP account.

 

SMPP Service: recommended for high volume, two-way messaging, with minimum volumes of 5000 messages per month. The SMPP service requires that you sign up for a Clickatell SMPP account.

 
 

Getting Started:

 

XMS Web Service:

 

Step 1.
Download and read Clickatell’s XMS Web Service Quick Start Guide.

 

Step 2.
Sign up for a HTTP Clickatell API Account.

 

SMPP Service:

 

Step 1.
Download and read Clickatell’s SMPP Quick Start Guide.

 

Step 2.
Sign up for a SMPP Clickatell API Account (min volume = 5000 messages per month).

 

 

A comparison of the two services:

 

Supported Features by API    
Features XMS WEB SERVICE SMPP
Text messages Yes Yes
Other message types
(Ringtones, picture messaging, wap push etc.)
No* Yes
Two-Way messaging No Yes
No setup or rental fees Yes Yes
Multiple connections Yes Yes
Delivery acknowledgement No Yes
Client specified Message IDs Yes Yes
Message status Yes Yes
Real-time setup Yes No
Security Yes (HTTPS) Yes**

 

*Will be available in the future
** Via leased-line or VPN. Cost dependent on configuration.

 

 

For detailed information on integration download:

 

Clickatell’s Oracle AS Wireless Guide.

 

For general information on Oracle Application Server Wireless download:

 

Visit the Oracle website.