We’ve just added support for the Mocean SMS Gateway based in Malaysia. We had previously supported Mocean in fmSMS v3 so we’re pleased to now offer support once again for Mocean in fmSMS v4.
Today Claris released the FileMaker 19 Platform and we’re pleased to report that fmSMS is compatible with the FileMaker 19 Platform. We have been testing both v3.5 (plug-in) and v4 (native functionality) and haven’t encountered any issues so far.
In our tests we have been able to:
- send single SMS messages successfully
- send bulk messages successfully
- check Account Balances successfully
- check the Status of sent Messages successfully
- receive incoming messages successfully
If you encounter any issues with fmSMS and the FileMaker 19 Platform please let us know.
We’ve just added support for the 5c SMS SMS Gateway based in Australia. As their name suggests 5c SMS pricing starts at AUD 5c per message and goes down to 3.5c if you purchase in bulk. There are no setup costs or ongoing monthly fees and your prepaid credits never expire.
We’ve just added support for the SignalWire SMS Gateway based in the United States. SignalWire currently deliver to the United States and Canada and offer the lowest rates possible to everyone with no contracts. With fmSMS and SignalWire you can send SMS messages from the FileMaker platform and use our incoming PHP Webhooks files to receive incoming messages using either the FileMaker PHP API or the FileMaker Data API.
We’ve seen some amazing innovative solutions developed by our customers using our fmSMS solution over the past 15 years in many different industries. Here’s another one about “texting medicine” from Virginia, USA including COVID-19 screening in these times of social distancing and staying at home.
WAVY-10 TV in Virginia, USA ran a story about “texting medicine” featuring one of our clients Bryan Fine, MD from Percentric and how he’s using fmSMS to provide a “Doctor by Text” service including COVID-19 based screening. Great see our fmSMS Chat View appearing on TV as well!
Read the full story and watch the video here:
We’ve just added support for the Nobel SMS Gateway based in Romania. Nobel provides a high performance messaging solution and can reach over 800 operators in 180 countries across the world.
We’ve just added support for the MessageBird SMS Gateway based in Amsterdam. MessageBird provides global SMS messaging and you can send and receive SMS messages around the world on a platform powered by connections with over 240 carriers in 200 countries.
fmSMS v4.0.8 now supports the new v2 API for the Bandwidth SMS Gateway. There’s quite a few changes from v1 to v2 of their API and we recommend that you familiarise yourself with the changes before switching over. The following articles on the Bandwidth website are worth reading to understand the changes from v1 to v2:
- Bandwidth’s V2 API Platform Migration
- V2 Messaging API Features Guide
- V1 → V2 Messaging API Migration Guide
The Databuzz End of Year Xmas Sale is now on – all fmSMS Licenses are now 20% off. Use the coupon XMAS2019 at checkout on any purchase and the 20% discount will be applied to your order. The sale runs until the end of the day on December 31, 2019 (Australian Eastern Daylight Time). Click here to start shopping.
The sale also applies to all the products on the main Databuzz website, including:
- fmAccounting Link (Xero Edition): integrate FileMaker with the Xero Cloud Accounting Software
- fmEcommerce Link (WooCommerce Edition): integrate FileMaker with WooCommerce
- fmEcommerce Link (Shopify Edition): integrate FileMaker with Shopify
- fmESignature Link (DocuSign Edition): integrate FileMaker with DocuSign
- fmAccounting Link (MYOB AccountRight Edition): integrate FileMaker with MYOB AccountRight Accounting Software (Australia and New Zealand)
- fmAccounting Link (MYOB Essentials Edition): integrate FileMaker with MYOB Essentials Accounting Software (Australia and New Zealand)
Free trial versions are available for all of our products – please contact us to request a trial version. We’ve updated all of our products in the past few weeks with new features, including:
All our prices are in Australian dollars – if you’re purchasing from outside of Australia you’ll also get to take advantage of the low Australian dollar (1 Australian Dollar equals approximately 0.69 US Dollars).