Soap (Simple Object Access Protocol) is a protocol for exchanging XML-based messages using HTTP/S.

SOAP is useful for some applications because it isn't tied to a specific operating system or programming language and can be used with any transport protocol.

Why choose the SOAP API?

  • Supports text, Unicode, binary SMS and flash messaging.

  • Supports extended length messages.

  • Converts ringtones and logos into the correct format.

  • Use our VCard and VCal converters.

  • Delivery acknowledgement and Sender ID can be set up.

  • Gateway escalation: Should the message be delayed for a predefined length of time, it can be escalated to an alternative delivery gateway. Queuing lets you specify up to 3 prioritized queues which your messages can be sent out on.

  • Batch sending and two-way messaging.

  • Specify a delay of up to 7 days when sending messages.

  • Allows for batch sending and two-way messaging.

  • BONUS FEATURES: Conveniently check your message credits balance, query message delivery status or redeem message credit vouchers through an API call.

The SOAP API is ideal for:

Informing people about important events that require the receiver to take action. These alerts can be automated and triggered by specific events.