USSD Development in Tanzania

Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) eg *XXX# .. *245# is a etiquette that permits the transmission of information from GSM cellphones to servers. It is session-based and permits a two-way information exchange in real-time. As information volumes go up, organizations are swinging to USSD to construct refined applications since it doesn’t need to store and forward information like conventional frameworks do.

USSD services are nearly as capable as cell phone applications, yet you don’t need to download and introduce anything. At whatever point the administration is utilized on a GSM cellphone, a session is built up with a server on the system, which encourages quick, ongoing correspondence between gadgets. Clients can without much of a stretch get to USSD benefits even while meandering.
With regularly expanding number of cell phone clients over the globe, USSD gives new roads to portable administrators hoping to actualize better administrations. At VoiceGate, we built up a propelled application interface that goes about as a specialist between the administrator’s USSD focus and the versatile client in this way empowering session-based esteem included administrations. This interface gives a system to effective and streamlined information trade between portable administrators and applications.


  1. Snappy session-based collaboration and speedier information trade
  2. GSM standard usage upheld by all GSM telephones
  3. No compelling reason to redesign portable foundation; new administrations can be coordinated with no system downtime or extra versatile necessities
  4. Administrators can produce huge funds in system utilization by relocating IVR activity, for example, adjust request and voice message to USSD
  5. Diminish showcasing costs by utilizing a similar endorser interface to give new elements and sparing publicizing cash.
  6. Client does not have to recollect many short codes; one ace code offers access to all administrations.
  7. Create secure VAS and client self-mind applications
  8. Increments ARPU by offering intelligent administrations to supporters
  9. Administrations work similarly also and in the very same way notwithstanding when clients are meandering

Key Features

  1. Decrease operational consumption and create new incomes by empowering a few new esteem included administrations with the USSD carrier
  2. USSD is session-situated dissimilar to SMS, which is a store-and-forward, exchange arranged innovation
  3. Shorter pivot times for intuitive applications
  4. Get rid of menus and have clients enter USSD summons from the home screen
  5. USSD summons are steered back to the home portable system’s Home Location Register (HLR), permitting them to work similarly too and in the very same way when clients are meandering
  6. Chips away at all current GSM cell phones


  1. Increment incomes by making it simple for prepaid clients to energize their records
  2. Separate yourself by offering new administrations and win more clients
  3. Diminish working costs by giving a modest client mind elective
  4. Instinctive, menu-based direct get to and intuitive exchange