DOTS Phone Validation - International

Verify Global Phone Numbers

Validate international phone numbers and formats, eliminate fraudulent contacts and increase contact rates by removing non-reachable phone numbers from your customer contact records.

Phone Validation – International

Phone Validation – International offers unparalleled accuracy and breadth of coverage to quickly determine the validity of global phone numbers. Phone Validation – International includes coverage for 8.6 billion global phone numbers, including 7.3 billion mobile phone numbers, and covers over 250 countries and territories.

Phone numbers are standardized according to country-specific formats and receive a Quality Score that signals if they are valid, helping improve contact rates and support compliance efforts.

Phone Validation – International also provides essential phone provider details including line type, porting status and ported date, and time zone.


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Features and Benefits of
Phone Validation – International

Quality Score

Phone Validation – International uses multiple, authoritative data sources to return a Quality Score from 0 to 10 that quickly signals the validity of a phone number. This allows you to be confident that you are only contacting valid phone numbers, which can help you improve customer contact rates.

Advanced Global Phone Intelligence

Phone Validation – International returns a variety of information about phone numbers, including:

  • Line type: Mobile, landline, or VoIP.
  • Carrier: The name of the phone company that provides service to the phone number.
  • Porting details: If the phone number has been ported from one carrier to another, we can provide information about the previous carrier.
  • UTC offset: The difference between the time zone of the phone number and Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).

This information can be used to improve your marketing campaigns, customer service efforts, and compliance with regulations.

Access to Up-To-Date Porting Details

Phone Validation – International provides your business with access to porting information, giving you the confidence that you have the information needed to operate within telephony regulations. The service returns:
  • Ported date: The date the phone number was ported from one carrier to another.
  • Originating carrier: The name of the phone company that the phone number was originally ported from.
  • Current carrier: The name of the phone company that the phone number is currently ported to.
  • Porting History: The dates when the phone number was ported and the type of line changed (e.g., from mobile to landline).

How Phone Validation – International Works

Provides Line Type and More

Provides the line type of the validated phone number, with possible values of Wireless, Landline or VOIP.

Returns Phone Quality Score

A numeric quality score from 0 to 10 is returned to indicate the validity of the phone number. This score can be used to create business logic, such as determining the best way to contact a customer or prospect.

Provides Country and Location Data

Provides country and state (US only) data for original location of supplied number, improving compliance and fraud prevention efforts.

Returns Global Carrier and Porting Data

Returns carrier type, porting date and carrier information to facilitate compliance efforts.

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Why Choose Service Objects’
Phone Validation – International?

Since 2001, Service Objects has been the leading provider of global Phone Number Validation solutions. There are several reasons why you should choose us for your global Phone Validation needs:

Data Accuracy and Reliability: Service Objects has a proven track record of delivering highly accurate and reliable Phone Validation services. We maintain and constantly update a comprehensive data set that covers phone numbers from around the world. Our sophisticated validation algorithms and AI are designed to deliver accurate results, helping you ensure that the phone numbers you collect or verify are valid and operational.

Comprehensive Global Coverage: Service Objects provides global Phone Number Validation services, covering a wide range of countries and regions. Whether you need to validate phone numbers in North America, Europe, Asia, or any other part of the world, Service Objects’ Phone Validation – International is the solution your business needs.

Compliance and Data Quality: Service Objects understands the importance accurate phone numbers play in maintaining regulatory compliance and improving data quality. Our Phone Validation – International service can help your business comply with regulations such as TCPA (Telephone Consumer Protection Act) in the United States and GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) in the European Union.

Customization and Integration: Service Objects offers flexible solutions that can be customized to meet your specific business needs. Whether you need a real-time API integration, batch processing or a hybrid approach, we can accommodate your requirements. We provide various integration options and offer robust developer resources to facilitate seamless integration with your existing systems and workflows.

Exceptional 24/7/365 Service and Support: Service Objects is known for its excellent 24/7/365 customer support. With dedicated account managers and technical support to assist you throughout the implementation process, our team will work with you to address any issues or questions you may have.

Industry Expertise: With over 20 years of experience in the data quality industry, Service Objects has developed a deep understanding of global Phone Validation challenges and requirements. We serve a wide range of industries, including e-commerce, finance, healthcare and telecommunications. Our industry expertise allows us to provide tailored solutions that align with your business’ specific needs.

These are some of the reasons why you might choose Service Objects for your global Phone Number Validation needs. Our focus on accuracy, global coverage, compliance, customization, support, and industry experience makes us a trusted partner for ensuring the quality and validity of your phone number data.

Phone Validation – International
and Customer Data Validation

Global Phone Number Validation is a critical part of Customer Data Validation as it ensures the accuracy and reliability of phone numbers collected from customers worldwide. Phone Validation – International plays a key role in our suite of advanced Global Phone Intelligence services and provides the following:

Data Accuracy: Phone numbers are vital customer identifiers, and making certain they are accurate is crucial for effective communication and data integrity. Phone Validation – International verifies whether a phone number is valid, dialable and associated with the correct country and region. This helps to eliminate incorrect or invalid phone numbers from your database, ensuring the accuracy of customer contact information.

Enhanced Customer Experience: Validating phone numbers globally helps improve the customer experience by making sure contact details are correct. By having up-to-date phone numbers, you can avoid calling incorrect or ported phone numbers, which can lead to frustration and dissatisfaction among customers.

Regulatory Compliance: Compliance with regulations like TCPA, GDPR and CCPA often require genuine and up-to-date customer contact information. Global Phone Number Validation helps meet these compliance requirements by ensuring that the phone numbers collected are valid and current.

Fraud Prevention: Phone numbers play a critical role in preventing fraud and are often used for authentication, verification and security purposes. Global Phone Number Validation helps identify potentially fraudulent or suspicious phone numbers, reducing the risk of fraudulent activities and protecting your business and customers.

Cost Savings: Validating phone numbers globally, our Phone Validation service can lead to cost savings by optimizing communication efforts. It helps avoid wasted resources on failed delivery attempts, reduces sales and marketing costs associated with reaching inaccurate or outdated phone numbers and improves overall operational efficiency.

By incorporating Global Phone Validation into your Customer Data Validation process, you can enhance data accuracy, comply with regulations, prevent fraud, improve customer experience and achieve cost savings. Phone Validation – International and Customer Data Validation are vital components in safeguarding the reliability and integrity of customer contact data.

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