[PLUG] Server-to-SMS text message service

Patrick J. Timlick p.j.timlick at ieee.org
Wed Jan 21 20:04:07 PST 2015


from: https://cloud.google.com/appengine/docs/php/sms/twilio:

> SMS and Voice Services via Twilio
>
> Python <https://cloud.google.com/appengine/docs/python/sms/twilio> |Java
> <https://cloud.google.com/appengine/docs/java/sms/twilio> |PHP |Go
> Note: Twilio is a third-party company whose services are not covered by
> the Google App Engine Service Level Agreement
> <https://cloud.google.com/appengine/sla>.
>
>
>    1. Pricing
>    <https://cloud.google.com/appengine/docs/php/sms/twilio#pricing>
>    2. Platform
>    <https://cloud.google.com/appengine/docs/php/sms/twilio#platform>
>       1. TwiML
>       <https://cloud.google.com/appengine/docs/php/sms/twilio#twiml>
>       2. REST API
>       <https://cloud.google.com/appengine/docs/php/sms/twilio#rest_api>
>    3. Setting Up
>    <https://cloud.google.com/appengine/docs/php/sms/twilio#setting_up>
>    4. Receiving an Incoming Call
>    <https://cloud.google.com/appengine/docs/php/sms/twilio#receiving_an_incoming_call>
>    5. Sending an SMS
>    <https://cloud.google.com/appengine/docs/php/sms/twilio#sending_an_sms>
>    6. Learning More about Twilio
>    <https://cloud.google.com/appengine/docs/php/sms/twilio#learning_more_about_twilio>
>
> Twilio is powering the future of business communications, enabling
> developers to embed voice, VoIP, and messaging into applications. They
> virtualize all infrastructure needed in a cloud-based, global environment,
> exposing it through the Twilio communications API platform. Applications
> are simple to build and scalable. Enjoy flexibility with pay-as-you go
> pricing, and benefit from cloud reliability.
>
> *Twilio Voice* enables your application to make and receive phone calls. *Twilio
> SMS* enables your application to send and receive text messages. *Twilio
> Client *allows you to make VoIP calls from any phone, tablet, or browser
> and supports WebRTC.
> Pricing
>
> Google App Engine customers receive complimentary credit for 2,000 SMS
> messages or inbound minutes <http://ahoy.twilio.com/googlecloudplatform> when
> you upgrade. Redeem this Twilio credit and get started here
> <http://ahoy.twilio.com/googlecloudplatform>.
>

On Wed, Jan 21, 2015 at 5:38 PM, Tim Bruce - PLUG <timb at tbruce.com> wrote:

>
> On Wed, January 21, 2015 16:04, Brian Martin wrote:
> > I have a server that sends me SMS messages for important events.  To
> > date I've just sent e-mail to my phone's e-mail-to-text address, but
> > T-mobile is suddenly having problems getting those messages through to
> > me.  Now I'm looking for a commercial service that can do this in a
> > reliable fashion.  The volume will be pretty low, zero on most days and
> > up to 150 or so on a really bad day, so I don't need volume delivery.
> > Does anybody have any recommendations for services they've used for this
> > that work well?
> >
> >                              -B
> >
> > --
> > --------------------
> > Brian P. Martin, Chief Consultant
> > Martin Consulting Services, Inc.
> > Phone: 503-617-4500
> > E-mail: Brian at MartinConsulting.com
> >
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>
> Have you looked at Pager Duty?  Maybe it's too expensive for your needs?
>
> T
> --
> Timothy J. Bruce
>
> Registered Linux User #325725
>
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