In the event that you have skipped or cancelled the Post Setup Wizard, this article guides you to manually setup and configure the Messaging Gateway.
Connecting to the Cloud Alert Service
Open the Administration Portal in your web browser, using the URL
and login with the default password 'password'
Select Manage Networks - Add Network.
Enter the following information:
Now, select Manage Cloud Alert Connection - Configure Connection.
The Logo Upload page will be displayed. Select a logo file in the JPG or PNG formats, with size 512x512 pixels.
This logo will be displayed alongside the name of your organization. Click Upload
Next, confirm your details and click the Verify button
The next page will request you for an authorization code. Enter the code sent to your organization's email address
and click on the Verify button.
The page confirms that you have setup your Cloud Alert Connection. Restart the Cloud Alert Messaging
Gateway service for the settings to take effect.
The Network ID is a 3-character code, in uppercase, that identifies the network. You can enter any easily-memorable code as long as the same code is entered in other settings that refer to this Network.
The network code cannot be changed once specified. The code is included in generated log files for
reporting and analysis purposes.
The Node setting is used in active-active clustered environments. Setting up a Messaging Gateway cluster is beyond the scope of this document
Connecting to SMPP Gateways
From the Administration Portal Home Page, navigate to Manage Networks - Add Network. Enter the following information:
From the Administration Portal Home Page, select Manage SMPP Connections - Add Connection
Once restarted, navigate to View Logs - this will show you the status of your system. The text 'Connection... has connected' indicates that the connection's connectivity to the server is fine, and its login operation has been successful.
The status of the connections is also present in the View Outbound Connections window.
Setting up routing and failover
Navigate to the Manage System Settings window and alter the following settings. To alter a setting, click on the icon at the left, enter the new value, then click Save.
Testing your setup
The successful delivery of the message confirms the setup.