This article needs additional citations for verification. It uses standardized communication protocols to enable mobile devices to exchange short text messages. SMS, as used on modern devices, originated from radio telegraphy in radio memo pagers that used standardized bitcoin uudised ee protocols.
SMS is also employed in mobile marketing, a type of direct marketing. 100 billion, accounting for almost 50 percent of all the revenue generated by mobile messaging. Adding text messaging functionality to mobile devices began in the early 1980s. The first action plan of the CEPT Group GSM was approved in December 1982, requesting that “The services and facilities offered in the public switched telephone networks and public data networks should be available in the mobile system. The SMS concept was developed in the Franco-German GSM cooperation in 1984 by Friedhelm Hillebrand and Bernard Ghillebaert. The GSM is optimized for telephony, since this was identified as its main application. SMS could be implemented in every mobile station by updating its software.
Hence, a large base of SMS-capable terminals and networks existed when people began to use SMS. A new network element required was a specialized short message service centre, and enhancements were required to the radio capacity and network transport infrastructure to accommodate growing SMS traffic. The technical development of SMS was a multinational collaboration supporting the framework of standards bodies. Through these organizations the technology was made freely available to the whole world. The first proposal which initiated the development of SMS was made by a contribution of Germany and France into the GSM group meeting in February 1985 in Oslo. SMS was considered in the main GSM group as a possible service for the new digital cellular system.