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Nexmo APIs Now Available on IBM Bluemix

May 16, 2017 Published by // // // //

Nexmo is proud to announce the availability of the Nexmo API platform in the IBM Bluemix Catalog and IBM Marketplace. This immediately opens the Nexmo APIs to everyone on the IBM Bluemix platform, enabling them to easily integrate messaging, text-to-speech, authentication and other communications functions with IBM’s broad product portfolio. At Nexmo, our focus is […] Read more »

Nexmo Integrates Messaging into Microsoft Workflow Automation Tools

May 8, 2017 Published by // // //

Good news for bottleneck busting: Nexmo has launched a connector to Microsoft’s suite of workflow automation tools, enabling users of Microsoft Flow, Logic Apps and PowerApps to integrate SMS and text-to-speech (TTS) messaging into their custom workflows. Users can leverage the high response rates of SMS messaging to create custom business alerts that will consistently get the […] Read more »

How to Send SMS Messages with Java

May 3, 2017 Published by // // // //

This is the first in a series of “Getting Started with Nexmo and Java” tutorials. The Nexmo SMS API is a service that allows you to send and receive SMS messages anywhere in the world. Nexmo provides REST APIs, but it’s much easier to use the Java client library we’ve written for you. In this […] Read more »

SMS Shortcodes, What You Need to Know

April 20, 2017 Published by // // //

Any cell phone user has become familiar with promotional SMS messages from five or six-digit numbers during the past few years. These numbers are shorter than standard phone numbers because they’re designed for application to person (A2P) communications. If your business requires marketing to mobile phone users or sending them messages to get them to […] Read more »

Introducing the Nexmo API Extension for Zoho CRM

March 30, 2017 Published by // // // //

Why are we so happy to announce the integration of Nexmo communications APIs with Zoho, the cloud CRM and business application platform? Because the Nexmo Extension for Zoho enables businesses using Zoho CRM to implement a type of customer interaction we’re very big believers in: contextual communications. To quote our president, Tony Jamous, “Whether it’s a busy […] Read more »

New CTIA Messaging Guidelines: What Businesses Need to Know

March 2, 2017 Published by // // // //

The CTIA, an advocacy group representing the U.S. wireless communication industry, recently released a set of guidelines outlining best practices for bulk mobile messaging via cloud communication platforms. The two key changes that businesses who rely on this channel should be aware of are: The classification of cloud-based providers The way voice proxy calls are handled Cloud […] Read more »