Customer Case StudyEuronet: “Cooperation with GTS has always been good on the wide variety of services they provide us. Theservices provided by GTS fulfil our requirements and enable us to communicate faster and more efficiently.” Data SolutionsEuronet Worldwide is an industry leader in processing secure electronic financial transactions. The Companyoffers payment and transaction processing solutions to financial institutions, retailers, service providers and in-dividual consumers. Euronets global payment network is extensive – including 15,614 ATMs, approximately69,000 EFT POS terminals and a growing portfolio of outsourced debit and credit card services which are undermanagement in 34 countries; card software solutions; a prepaid processing network of approximately 607,000POS terminals at approximately 294,000 retailer locations in 29 countries; and a consumer-to-consumer moneytransfer network of approximately 155,000 locations serving 136 countries. With corporate headquarters in Lea-wood, Kansas, USA, and 47 worldwide offices, Euronet serves clients in approximately 150 countries.Euronet Worldwide, Inc. // The challengeEuronet grew significantly during net to find a better solution. The MPLS cloud based solution thatthe last decade through the acqui- company came to the conclusion would decrease the complexitysition of a number of companies. that it needed a new, consolidated, of operations and help customersThe acquired enterprises were uniform network infrastructure to achieve leading positions in thisusing various telecommunicati- interconnect its Central and Eas- geographical market. In addition,on solutions without any common tern European operations encom- the transition to the new technolo-standard and as a result efficient passing as many as 27 locations gy had to be carried out in such adata processing became increasin- in 13 countries. Euronet began the way that it would not impact dailygly difficult and motivated Euro- search for a fast, leading edge, operations.
Customer reference "Cooperation with GTS has always been good on the wide variety of services they provide us. We can also state that GTS makes every effort to satisfy Euronet’s requests concerning both deadlines and difficulties. The services provided by GTS fulfil our requirements and enable us to communicate faster and more efficiently,” says Suresh Nandihalli – COO of EFT Europe.WHY GTS? // The Solution // SOLUTION DIAGRAMAfter a careful selection process, Eu-ronet chose GTS as its network part- Offices Offices Disaster Offices Offices Offices Offices Offices Officesner to support the continued growth Czech Republic Poland Recovery Poland Romania Austria Serbia Bulgaria Germany Ukraineof its business not only in the Euro-pean region but also in other partsof the world. Euronet´s networkacross Central and Eastern Europesupports hundreds of thousands Officestransactions daily. The resiliency Hungary GTS CE • MPLS VPN / ETHERNET Disasterand availability of network service Recovery • SIP VOICE TRUNKING • CONFERENCINGand the uninterrupted operation of Hungaryseveral business critical applicationswas therefore of crucial importanceto Euronet. GTS designed a solutionwith very high availability featuringthe highest levels of redundancy inits various components. Offices Disaster Offices Disaster Offices Offices Offices Croatia Recovery Slovakia Recovery United Greece Bosnia and Croatia Slovakia Kingdom HerzegovinaThe solution provides Euronet withan MPLS virtual private networkcomplemented with IP Voice SIPtrunking services, voice conferenc- two different access methods and Customer Benefitsing, international toll free numbers technologies to connect the site to ● ncreased efficiency of data pro- Ito each Euronet office as well as two separate GTS backbone nodes cessing through a unified solutionhigh speed Ethernet connectiv- in a multi-homed configuration. ● igh resiliency and availability of Hity between customer data centers. Advanced routing protocols ensure the solutionThe convergence of voice and data that data traffic is always directed to ● edicated support for service mi- Dservices through a common tech- the proper destination in the event gration and assurancenology offers simplicity, flexibility of network or equipment failure. ● implified vendor management Sand ease of operation. with one-stop-shopping The service is proactively monitoredThe basis of the solution is the GTS from a GTS NOC and the customer GTS´s Unique Propositionoptic network and it is optimized for can check service performance and ● ost comprehensive network in Mminimal latency between the differ- quality through an on-line customer the CEE regionent network sites. service portal. ● nified U customer experience across different geographicalTo achieve redundancy and prevent A dedicated Service Manager is al- marketsthe loss of connectivity, mission ways available to take care of any ● arge team of network profes- Lcritical sites are connected using Euronet request and assist in ser- sionals fully dedicated to businesstwo different sets of access equip- vice related questions and queries. customer supportment, managed by GTS, and useYour contact for business solutions in Central Europe:For more information or to further explore enhancement of your telecommunication networking within the Central European region, please contact us.www.gtsce.com