Wired access to SMS?

Mike Lyon mike.lyon at gmail.com
Wed Oct 10 18:02:29 UTC 2012


Inmarsat SMS?

http://www.marlink.com/text-messaging.html

-Mike


On Wed, Oct 10, 2012 at 10:41 AM, William Herrin <bill at herrin.us> wrote:

> On Wed, Oct 10, 2012 at 1:36 PM, Seth Mattinen <sethm at rollernet.us> wrote:
> > On 10/10/12 10:10 AM, William Herrin wrote:
> >> So, I need to replace it with something that offers high availability
> >> for each phone number, aka "SMS long code." I realize that the phone
> >> end will still suffer all the vagaries of SMS. But on the base end I
> >> need high availability.
> >
> > What about finding someplace offsite and setting up a persistent PPP
> > connection with modems (of the POTS variety) between it and home base?
> > Put half the modems there and maybe a low power Atom server with hooks
> > to send alerts like "connection to home hasn't come back after X
> redials".
>
> To do that, I'd need a way to assign the same phone number (SMS long
> code) to two different modems, one at the first site, one at the
> second. I'd welcome a lead on a phone product or vendor who can do
> that for me.
>
> Regards,
> Bill Herrin
>
>
>
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