Short Message System (SMS) refers to human-readable text messages that can be sent between mobile devices over a control channel using SS7's TCAP functionality.
TelcoBridges and SMS
TelcoBridges supports the generation and reception of SMS messages on its Tmedia and Tdev product families. TelcoBridges' also supports SMS messaging as part of a unified communications offering combining voice, text messaging and IP-based communications.
The Tmonitor family of network monitoring devices supports the capture of SMS messages for the purposes of network monitoring, lawful intercept, and location-based services.