Tutorials and How-To's

Regulatory update for numbers from Germany

From May 22nd 2019, A change to Section 112 of Telecommunications Act (TKG) in Germany means that Voxbone is now required to pass the end-user details on to the Federal Network Agency. Included in the Section 111 of the TKG is the need for the birth dates of end-users. This tutorial explains how regulatory information can be managed via our APIs.

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Forward incoming calls to a number

You can forward incoming calls to a Voxbone number to any number using Cloud Forwarding.

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Regulatory update for South Korean numbers

From March 13th 2019, our platform will require you to input a valid end-user address for newly acquired NATIONAL numbers from South Korea. In-use numbers that have already been activated will not be affected, unless you choose to reassign them. In this tutorial, we'll explore how the new API call flow looks like and what needs to be changed.

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Perform bulk updates on voice configuration

Perform configuration updates on many numbers with a single request; Eg. when a new business communications system is on-boarded on your account, or whenever you'd like to perform a disaster recovery update to change a URI on affected trunk or region. In this tutorial, we'll explore how our API can be used to cater for such usa cases.

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Regulatory update for French numbers

As of January 2019, we are requested by the local regulatory authority in France to provide more information when activating virtual numbers on our platform. To accommodate this new change, client applications need to be updated, caring for the new requirements. In this tutorial, we'll explore how the new API call flow looks like and what needs to be changed.

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Automate number ordering

Learn how to get stock, pricing and service information on virtual phone numbers, automate your ordering when your stocks are running low, or integrate our API onto your own portal to deliver number buying functionality on your customer portals.

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Activate Services on Numbers

In order to be able to use a virtual number from a given country, restrictions such as local address requirements or identity proof requirements may apply to justify the usage of a local number in the global cloud. This tutorial explains how you can interact with our API to check if restrictions apply, get information about requirements, send address and end user information to us, and finally activate services on the number.

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