Distributed ledger technology (DLT) is a block-chain based registration system for keeping and managing the record of sender IDs and templates. TRAI has presented a cutting-edge extension of the blockchain – Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) to prevent financial spam.
It is required according to the new TRAI guidelines. Communication messages like OTP, confirmation codes, notifications, and so forth sent by businesses to their clients should be enlisted in the TRAI DLT platform. Whoever wants to send promotional bulk SMS or transactional SMS to their clients should be DLT registered.
It has formulated guidelines to enhance control and prevent any fraudulent practice. It also gives greater safety for the end customer. The companies who want to send promotional or transactional messages to their clients will currently need to enlist themselves with telecom operators. They will be responsible to telecom operators who will be straightforwardly responsible to TRAI.
What are the steps for DLT Registration?
The complete process for DLT registration includes 4 important steps:
Step 1: Visit the DLT platform and click on ‘Register Now’
Step 2: Select Type of Registration
Step 3: Principle Entity (PE) / Enterprise Registration
Step 4: CLI/ Header (Sender ID) Registration
Step 5: Consent Template Registration