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30 Years of SMS

SMS is universal, inexpensive, reliable and simple to use

Short Messaging Service (SMS) has entered its fourth decade of operation, turning 30 on the 3rd December 2022.

Despite the introduction of messaging apps, SMS has continued to be a pivotal communication medium around the world. To celebrate this anniversary, the Omdia team have compiled an infographic outlining the key milestones across the last 30 years, get your copy today.
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