RapidSMS is a free and open-source framework for rapidly building mobile services for scale. RapidSMS is built with Python and Django and is designed for building robust, highly customized mobile services with web-based dashboards. RapidSMS provides a flexible platform and modular components for large-scale data collection, managing complex workflows, and automating data analysis.
Are you an implementer?
Explore the Project listings to see what can be done with RapidSMS (or add your own project). To learn more about how to use RapidSMS in your work, read the 'How To RapidSMS' implementation guide. If you need help developing your project, connect with experienced RapidSMS programmers that are available for hire. RapidSMS may not be the best solution for your project, so be sure to check out related solutions on the ecosystem page.
Are you a developer?
Explore the Package listings to see apps and libraries you can use in your RapidSMS project (or add your own packages). Check out the documentation to get started with RapidSMS. Learn how to build scalable mobile services by walking through the tutorial. To get help with RapidSMS, connect with RapidSMS developers worldwide on the mailing list or in the IRC room.
U-report is a free, SMS-based system that allows young people to speak out on what's happening in communities across their country, and work together with other community leaders and policy makers for positive change. U-report conducts weekly SMS messages and polls to and from a growing community of U-reporters that are complimented with regular radio programs that will broadcast stories gathered by U-report as well as newspaper articles that will publish stories from the U-report community.Visit project page