HLR LOOKUP IS A WAY TO DETERMINE THE HOME NETWORK OF A MOBILE SUBSCRIBER. HLR IS ALSO MANAGED TO FIND WHAT COUNTRY THE SUBSCRIBER IS ROAMING IN RIGHT NOW.
Why HLR LookuP?
An HLR Lookup is a query for subscriber information from the Home Location Register of a Mobile Network Operator (MNO). HLR can be described as a database containing context and status information about every mobile phone number in a mobile network. It is the mainstay of subscriber data.
HLR can also be used to recognize the existing network that a mobile number belongs to so as to determine accurate billing, directing SMS or voice calls, and ascertaining whether a mobile number is roaming overseas or deactivated.
This technique is normally used together with SMS Delivery and SMS Billing to check what network you should send the messages to. It can also be used to check if a subscriber is reachable or if the user is absent which indicates that he has turned off the phone.
Keep your database clean and minimize your messaging costs with Broadnet technologies HLR Lookup service.
Getting better acquainted with the numbers in your contact database carries a multitude of benefits. In addition to cutting messaging costs, Lookup enables you to organize your CRM by number type, origin countries, and other criteria for a database that’s easy to operate.
Using Lookup can drastically decrease messaging costs for high and low volume senders comparatively. From highlighting numbers that are incorrectly formatted to identifying landlines to eliminating numbers that are no longer active or reachable, you’ll minimize undeliverable messages by running your contacts through our Lookup API. Validating your CRM content is the simplest way to save unnecessary costs and keep your database clean. So, in this way then you don’t have to worry about those wrong numbers on your database, all that you have to care about then is how to reach most of the people out of this database.