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What are Business Critical Communications?

February 4, 2015 Published by //

In the hyper-connected world of mobile internet, users have become accustomed to having information constantly available at the exact moment it’s needed. I sometimes find myself getting almost irrationally frustrated when there is even a slight delay in something such as waiting for a message to be delivered or my email not downloading properly (I […] Read more »

Top 5 Reasons Your SMS Isn’t Being Delivered

January 13, 2015 Published by //

If you’re currently running a global SMS program, you’ve probably realized by now that the SMS industry has not been very transparent.  Each country and carrier has their own rules about what type of traffic is allowed and it is difficult to know the intricacies. Here I’ll address some of the main problems we encounter […] Read more »

SMS Campaigns Contain Urgent Evacuation Updates to Help During Typhoon Hagupit in The Philippines

December 17, 2014 Published by // //

Last week, Nexmo client engageSPARK sent approximately 175,000 SMS messages on behalf of the global humanitarian agency Mercy Corps to inform citizens in the path of Typhoon Hagupit in the Philippines to evacuate, including what to prepare, where to go, and provided emergency phone numbers. The typhoon forced more than 1.7 million people to flee […] Read more »

The Rise of Cloud Communications Platforms

December 10, 2014 Published by //

The shift of enterprise software to the cloud has accelerated over the past few years. According to BCG, global Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) business is growing at three times the rate of traditional on-premises software(1). This tremendous growth in SaaS is fueled by its rapid adoption. A survey(2) conducted by North Bridge Venture Partners in conjunction with […] Read more »