A2P Messaging

Enterprise A2P Messaging

A powerful alternative to short codes

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High volume A2P Messaging with a human touch—built on toll-free

Your customers prefer hearing from you via SMS—it’s a low friction way to get in touch. But sometimes, an alert turns into a conversation. Bandwidth’s Enterprise A2P Messaging allows you to send high volume SMS messages to your customers with updates, notifications, or alerts and the flexibility to move to a phone call. All with less red tape compared to short codes and using the toll-free number you already have.

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Message Deliverability

Text messaging has big-time value as a channel for customer communications. Learn the best practices for ensuring your messages are delivered and engaged with.

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More functionality without all the fees

Enterprise A2P Messaging from Bandwidth gives you the throughput you need to send and deliver SMS messages on-time– without all the extra carrier surcharges that short codes include. Not familiar with the pricing breakdown? We can help clear things up. Use our calculator to see how the additional carrier short code delivery fees can add up to serious savings when you make the switch

How much can ditching your short code save you?

Use our calculator to estimate your monthly savings by switching from short codes to toll-free SMS.

Messages Sent: 1M

Messages Recieved: 500k

Estimated savings using Bandwidth: 28%

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Get started faster

Whether you’re a business or an individual, we all hate having to wait for things. With A2P SMS, waiting is a thing of the past. Short codes can take weeks (or even months) to get setup, since you have to purchase them, provision them, and then get your campaign approved by every single carrier that your messages will pass through.

Bandwidth’s Enterprise A2P Messaging gets rid of all the red tape, allowing you to provision numbers within seconds, getting you started faster since you don’t have to get approval from every carrier — just us!

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Use the numbers you already have, without porting them over

Short codes require you to purchase and manage new five or six-digit numbers. Instead of giving your customers another number to remember, A2P SMS Messaging allows you to text-enable your existing business toll-free phone number and use it to send those critical alerts and notifications via SMS.

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Supporting you every step of the way

We know you don’t want to need our help, but that doesn’t mean we aren’t here for you anyway. Bandwidth’s 24×7 on-site network operations team is here to ensure that you never have to handle an issue alone—whether it’s ensuring you can interface with us (we support API and SMPP interfaces) or finding out why your messages aren’t being delivered, Bandwidth is committed to supporting your business and messaging needs.

Starting a conversation with your customers has never been easier

Start your free trial or talk to one of our A2P SMS/toll-free messaging experts today!

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