Archived from groups: alt.cellular.gsm (More info?)
Our company are looking to incorporate sms sending ability into our
software. As part of this, I've been looking at some SMS gateway type
software (the alternative being to do our own).
I noticed that on one, when I sent a test message, the message received on
my phone said it was from the company in question, rather than just the
Normally, I'd only get a message coming from xyz if that devices' number was
stored in my mobile's phonebook.
Any idea how this is done?