HLR Lookup Service from BSG
Every database contains bad data, in the form of invalid numbers, duplicate contacts, and landline numbers. The situation is aggravated by portability issues so that you can’t tell for sure by looking at the number which operator it refers to. Sorting through an endless database of thousands or even millions of mobile numbers seems to be a herculean task. Luckily, we provide the HLR lookup service for making your contact database squeaky clean.
GSM registered over 7,732,000,000 unique mobile subscribers
Meanwhile, there are more than 4,710,000,000 mobile connections
Mobile Number Portability is allowed in 74 countries
of BSG customers use HLR lookup service to optimize SMS delivery
What is an HLR Lookup?
HLR is an acronym that stands for Home Location Register. This is a centralized database used by SMS aggregators and wireless carriers in order to correctly route their SMS traffic and ensure accurate network billing all over the globe. It makes network identification a breeze, providing results in milliseconds and helping businesses avoid huge costs. After all, there is no point in wasting money on the failed delivery of text messages, right?
Who Needs HLR lookup
The HLR lookup service is an ideal solution for people who:
- need to keep their contact database red-hot
- don’t want to pay for messages sent to wrong or inactive numbers
- want to make sure the numbers refer to carriers covered by the bulk SMS service
This is how HLR lookup works
HLR database contains information about all cell phone subscribers who have access to the GSM network and gets updated each time a mobile operator activates a new number. These numbers are kept in the database as long as they are being used by subscribers. The number that is no longer used gets automatically deleted from the database. Such checks are performed in a non-invasive way so that the subscribers won’t see anything on their phones.
Validate Your Numbers via BSG Platform
Squeeze the most out of your SMS marketing campaigns with HLR Lookup. This is a perfect solution for ensuring your contact list is valid and clean. The BSG bulk SMS service provides mobile number validation and identification through the HLR database. Simply register on our website, upload your contact list, and you’re ready to go!
Top 3 Reasons to Validate Numbers Using HLR
Increasing the reliability of your customer database
Solving problems associated with mobile number portability
Reducing costs by sending text messages to valid mobile numbers only
Want to know more? Clear your mobile number contact list of faulty entries today. The BSG experts will be happy to provide you with immediate assistance and help you figure out all the nuances of using HLR lookup via our pre-made platform.