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Mobike launches on Fortumo's messaging platform

Thursday 14 June 2018 | 10:47 CET | News
The smart bike sharing company Mobike and the mobile technology company Fortumo entered into a partnership on Fortumo’s Messaging Platform. Mobike said it can now authenticate users and share service-related messages through SMS in over 15 countries. It can reach both locals and tourists using Fortumo’s platform as it supports mobile users of more than 350 telcos in over 100 countries.

Fortumo’s Messaging Platform gives merchants a direct line of communication through SMS with their customers for payment notifications and 2-factor user authentication (2FA). The company’s pay-as-you-go model combined with direct connections to mobile operators ensures merchants can reach their customers in a cost-effective and efficient manner.

In recent news from the transportation industry, Fortumo launched carrier billing for the mobile parking company EasyPark.



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