- Quick Start Guide
- System requirements
- Installation guide
- Mobile networks
- User guide
- Developers guide
- Service providers
- SMPP server
- Message tracking
- Secure SMPP server
- SMPP client
- Reporting database
- SMS routing
- Sender ID
How to setup an SMPP service
If you wish to provide SMS service to your customers, the best protocol to use is the Short Message Peer to Peer protocol (SMPP), which is the most widely used IP SMS protocol in the world. Ozeki 10 SMS gateawy has a built in SMPP server, that allows yout to provide SMPP SMS Service. In this guide you will learn how to enable the SMPP SMS service and how you can create SMPP user account, to allow your users (or customers) to connect to your system.
Step 1.) Install Ozeki SMS gateway
To provide an SMPP SMS service first you need to install Ozeki SMS Gateway. Depending on your configuration, we recommend you to use a computer with sufficient hardware capacity, to make sure you system will operate well. Check out the Ozeki SMS Gateway prerequisites page for more information about the recommended hardware configuration.
Step 2.) Open Advanced menu
You can find Ozeki 10 services in the Advanced menu. To open it please click the "Advanced" button on the main page.
Figure 1 - Click on Advanced button.
Step 3.) Create new service
In the Advanced menu click on the "Create new Service" button and then select SMS service.
Figure 2 - Create SMS service
After it select SMPP service.
Figure 3 - Select SMPP service
Please provide a unique name a system ID and a port for this service.
Figure 4 - Provide Service informations
You can see the new service created.
Figure 5 - SMPP service created
Step 4.) Create new SMPP user
To start installing and configuring an SMPP user in the Home page click the Add new user/application.
Figure 6 - Add new user
Then click the Install button next to the SMPP user in the list.
Figure 7 - Install SMPP user
Provide the Username and the Password for the new SMPP user.
Figure 8 - Login information
Then you click on OK you will see the User's Events page.
Figure 9 - SMPP user created
Step 5.) Setup an SMPP client on a different computer
To receive SMS via SMPP service connection You need an SMPP Client on a different computer. Here You can find detailed instructions on how to install and configure an SMPP Client connection for SMS messaging using the Ozeki 10 SMS Gateway software.
Step 6.) Check the logs about client connections
In the User's Events tab you can see the successful login.
Figure 10 - SMPP Client connected
Step 7.) Check the logs about an SMS being received
If everything fine the message successfully received.
Figure 11 - SMS received