Tutorial section - SMS

Send SMS with REST using Python

Sending SMS with the REST API using the Python programming language

The request library can be used to make REST requests using Python.

REST requirements

REST (REpresentational State Transfer) uses the HTTP protocol (HTTPS) for conveying SMS operations. A REST account can easily be obtained for using the Tyr SMS Gateway. REST uses JSON to carry the parameters that relate to the REST operation that you are performing. The following are required to send SMS with REST:

  • REST API Key - API key for the REST SMS API of the Melrose Labs Tyr SMS Gateway

Python requirements

Ruby is a programming language and can be used to quickly and easily add SMS support for programmatically sending and receiving SMS messages. The following are required to send SMS using Python:

  • Python - Python programming language

Requirements

The following are required to send SMS with REST using Python: