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Mobicents Diameter has a new home.. powered by git!

Due to the increasingly number and complexity of sub-projects, Mobicents has been splitting it’s projects under independent project homes. We are now at a transition stage, where each project lead will migrate his project at the appropriate time. For Diameter, after our major release (1.4.0.FINAL), it seemed the best time to do this migration. The new home of the Mobicents ...

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Net Neutrality Simplified – Information super-highway analogy

A few months back, during an informal discussion with a colleague – the concept of net neutrality came along. During this discussion, a very interesting analogy was made with respect to the information super-highway. I am extending that analogy into a story-board, and which I feel would serve as a helpful tool to understand net neutrality. First we will review ...

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Openfire server configuration – Infrastructure for Instant Messaging

This tutorial is the second part of the “Setting up an infrastructure for Instant Messaging” article series. After installing the Openfire server (“Openfire server installation“), we are now ready to create some users. Login to the admin console and choose “Users/Groups”. There you should see the existing users under “User Summary”. Only “admin” is currently existent, so choose “Create New ...

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Openfire server installation – Infrastructure for Instant Messaging

This tutorial is the first part of the “Setting up an infrastructure for Instant Messaging” article series. In this tutorial, we are going to setup an Instant Messaging infrastructure for a private intranet. This should come really handy if you don’t wish to depend on solutions running on the internet or if your network administrator has blocked all the traditional ...

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Preparing the C# .NET API for Kannel SMS/WAP gateway

As you may know, the Java API for Kannel SMS/WAP gateway was released by JavaCodeGeeks as an open-source project earlier this month. After releasing some updates with added functionality and receiving quite positive feedback from the Kannel community, I started porting the library to C# a few days ago. My main purpose is to keep the interfaces as similar as ...

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Java API for Kannel SMS/WAP gateway v 1.0.2 released

Hello all, we released version 1.0.2 of Java API for Kannel SMS/WAP gateway. The latest version introduces prioritized WAP Push functionality and bulk WAP Push messaging. You can download the new version here An example use of the API is shown below :         public static void main(String[] args) { SMSManager smsManager = SMSManager.getInstance(); // We can ...

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Kannel encoding clarifications

Kannel, open source SMS/WAP gateway, is internally using UTF-8 encoding from stable release 1.4.2 and on. Nevertheless there is the chance that you may want to send a message with special preprocessing. That is when you want to use the GSM 7 bit encoding for communication with the SMSC and the message you want to send contains unmappable UTF8 characters ...

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