If you run your own server (mailserver, webserver etc) which is critical to your business, you may
want to monitor it 24/7/365 and be notified if there are any problems. The sms2email monitoring
service allows you to do this as an upgrade to the standard sms account. The upgrade allows you to
enter the IP address and port numbers for up to 10 servers. In addition, we also upgrade your sms
account from least-cost to best-quality routing for SMS delivery (sms delivery is never
guaranteed, but we can route via better quality gateways for more critical sms services, such as our
If you are running a business-critical mailserver, you may also wish to consider the (aq)
Combined with sms monitoring, this will help to ensure that your business runs smoothly.
The sms2email server monitoring service is based on an annual fee of £100+vat, this excludes the cost
of SMS messages used (which are chargeable at the rates shown on the buy sms
page. To setup the sms2email server monitoring service click here.
A one month trial service is available to existing account holders, please
contact us with your account username and we will upgrade your account to allow you to use the
sms notification/monitoring facility for 1 calendar month.
In short, server monitoring is used by server owners and administrators to probe their servers every
15 minutes and make sure that they are "up". Any time the server is not contactable, sms2email
sends a text message to the server administrator informing them of a likely problem.
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