This article will be updated as issues with SMS are identified, where possible updates will be published.
Bulgaria - Currently only one way SMS is supported
Malaysia - Currently only one way SMS is supported
Turkey - Unable to deliver SMS
India - Messages are being delivered from 57575701 instead of "XMTTRS"
- All versions of xMatters
- SMS Notifications
Our provider informs us that Bulgaria is currently not supporting two way SMS.
Due to regulatory changes in Malaysia, our provider informs us that Malaysia is currently not supporting two way SMS.
Regulatory changes within Turkey have limited SMS delivery from international numbers.
xMatters SMS messages are not being delivered via the "XMTTRS" code, but from a number that starts with "5".
Update: May 14, 2020: Our SMS provider has confirmed a change mobile regulations in India. Carriers are no longer required to maintain the XMTTRS alpha originator. XMTTRS may be replaced with a random number starting with "5". We are working with our provider to find a solution.
Update: May 25, 2020: In combination with our service provider and telecom regulators in India. xMatters has been granted an exception which will preserve the "XMTTRS" alpha originator.
Update: June 3, 2020: The issue has resurfaced and removed the ability to maintain the "XMTTRS" alpha code, we're reviewing with our provider.
Update: June 20, 2020: XMTTRS may be replaced with a random number starting with "5". We were originally informed that xMatters would be exempt from this requirement however this was not the case. We continue to work with our providers to resolve this issue.