Add-on

IceHook Systems Scout

Reliable Phone Number Information

Even in today's world of mobile, VoIP, and burner phones, in order to connect to the telephone network, every phone number must be associated with an actual, physical switch.

Unlike services that attempt to tie phone numbers to users using third-party data, Scout uses the authoritative carrier data, without which, a number could not exist.

Scout makes it easy to learn valuable information about your North American customers (+1 phone numbers), reduce fraud, and make more intelligent decisions.

  • Geographic Information

    Obtain carrier data that connects each North American phone number to a City, State, LATA and Time Zone.

  • Dependable Data

    Scout sources government and other authoritative data, as opposed to commercial and user-created data, to provide reliable intelligence on each request. As a result, all valid numbers should return a minimum of country, state, and city info.

  • Economical

    Scout is priced to enable large batch operations on big-data or as additional information on real-time calls.

  • Operating Company Data

    Learn the Operating Company information for all North American numbers, even if the number has been ported to a new carrier. This information includes the carrier name, the carrier type, and Operating Company Number.

Sample annotation responses

Phone Number Information Results

Response Contains Carrier and Location Information

{  
    "timezone": America/New_York,  
    "administrative_area_level_3": null,  
    "administrative_area_level_2": "New York County",  
    "administrative_area_level_1": "New York",  
    "administrative_area_level_1_short": "NY",  
    "locality": "New York",  
    "sublocality_level_1": "Manhattan",  
    "postal_code": "10026",  
    "point_of_interest": null,  
    "neighborhood": "Upper Manhattan",  
    "ported:: "true",  
    "location_routing_number": "+16463071978"  
    "clli": "NYCMNYMN",  
    "country": "United States",  
    "country_short": "US",  
    "lata": "132",  
    "ocn": "9104",  
    "operating_company_name": "Verizon",  
    "operating_company_type": "RBOC",  
    "line_type": "fixed"  
}
Log in to install IceHook Systems Scout
The Twilio advantage
  • Communicate reliably

    Experience a 99.95% uptime SLA made possible with automated failover and zero-maintenance windows.

  • Operate at scale

    Extend the same app you write once to new markets with configurable features for localization and compliance.

  • Many channels

    Use the same platform you know for voice, SMS, video, chat, two-factor authentication, and more.

  • No shenanigans

    Get to market faster with pay-as-you-go pricing, free support, and the freedom to scale up or down without contracts.