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Multimedia Messaging Service Center

Multimedia Messaging Service Center (MMSC) is a carrier’s MMS store and forward server. If the receiver is on a different carrier from the sender, then the MMSC acts as a relay and forwards the message to the MMSC of the recipient’s carrier using the Internet.



How Bandwidth is Involved with MMSC

Bandwidth provides messaging services which connects our company to MMSCs. When a multimedia message is sent, it has to be relayed through an MMSC before it reaches its intended recipient. All messages that are powered by Bandwidth that are MMS go through at least one MMSC in order to reach the recipient. When the sender and the recipient have different MMSCs, Bandwidth uses the MM4 protocol in order to exchange the message between two MMSCs.


What Are the Benefits of Bandwidth’s Involvement with MMSC

Bandwidth is involved with MMSC in order to successfully provide MMS capabilities to our customers. Bandwidth offers a wide variety of messaging options to fulfill the demands that our customers face from their end users. With additional capabilities like SMS, Group Messaging, and Toll-Free Texting, our customers are provided with multi-featured capabilities using our Messaging API. Bandwidth has mastered successfully sending MMS, so you can focus on what matters most to you.



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“Bandwidth” refers to Bandwidth Inc. and/or CLEC, LLC.