Cloud Communications Terminology

Messages Per Second | MPS

Messaging “throughput” is the amount of data that is transferred between two connections, as measured by messages per second (MPS). Sending a message per second for one hour, for example, would be 3600 messages. The higher the throughput, the more messages you are able to send. Most providers have throughput limitations, and the new brand and campaign registry requirements will indicate how much you can send.

See also: Application to Person Messaging | A2P
Long Code Text Messaging | 10 Digit Long Code | 10DLC
Multimedia Message Service | MMS
Short Code Text Messaging
Short Message Service | SMS
Toll-Free Messaging

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