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NYBF 2014 - SWIFT Resiliency

  1. 1. SWIFT Resiliency SWIFT Business Forum - New York 2014 Alain Fabian, SWIFT Adolfo Gonzalez, SWIFT March 4, 2014
  2. 2. Agenda • Alliance Lifeline • Alliance Remote Gateway • Resiliency Services • Browse as Alternative Channel • Q&A SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 2
  3. 3. SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 3 Alliance Lifeline Stay connected to SWIFT no matter what happens
  4. 4. What is Alliance Lifeline? 4SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 Internet Optional: Alliance Connect Alliance Lifeline HSMInterface MV-SIPN Connect to SWIFT via Alliance Lifeline Browsers @ AutoClient Primary / backup / DR infrastructure at customer site Alliance Lifeline light ‘footprint’ at customer site Application When your main SWIFT connection becomes unavailable
  5. 5. Alliance Lifeline – Key features SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 5 Cost-effective ‘cold standby’ connection to SWIFT (based on Alliance Lite2) Secure Internet connection from any location; option to connect over SWIFT VPN Global 24/7/365 connection activation on request – GUI always available Easy-to-use browser-based screens; light footprint Deployed from SWIFT Operating Centre for maximum availability and resilience Basic message reconciliation – copy of messages exchanged over Lifeline during outage, report of last sent messages before outage available upon request
  6. 6. Alliance Lifeline could be right for you if … • Inability to exchange SWIFT messages could have severe financial or reputational consequences for your business • Additional protection may be best in the event your connection to SWIFT becomes unavailable • Alternative connection is necessary to comply with regulatory requirements • Flexibility of having a subscription-based emergency connection without the need for additional upfront investment is favorable SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 6
  7. 7. SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 7 Alliance Remote Gateway Reduce your connectivity footprint
  8. 8. Alliance Remote Gateway – What is it? 8 Alliance Connect Alliance Access or Alliance Entry HSMs Alliance Gateway Customer premises SWIFT Customer premises Customer premises Back-office applications Replace your Gateways, SNLs, HSMs Alliance Remote GatewayAlliance Connect* * All Alliance Connect versions are supported (Bronze / Silver / Silver+ / Gold), optional internet SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014
  9. 9. SAG TUXEDO FIN/InterAct/FileAct SAG TUXEDO FIN/InterAct/FileAct Alliance Remote Gateway as fallback solution Increase your resilience if your connectivity fails SAA Internet ARG Pre-provisioned and ready for use SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 9
  10. 10. Alliance Remote Gateway – Light footprint SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 10 2 SWIFT security tokens (USB) * Support for software certificates as of July 2013 1 Optional SWIFT VPN boxes • All Alliance Connect options supported (Bronze/Silver/Silver+/Gold) • Secure & reliable, with resiliency built-in 3 Alliance Access or Entry on Windows * Support for Linux, AIX and Solaris versions as of July 2013 Simplify your systems: • No need to run Alliance Gateway, SWIFTNet Link or HSMs at your premises • No need for additional software (just Alliance Access or Entry at release level 7.0.65 or higher)
  11. 11. Consider Alliance Remote Gateway if … • You want the benefits of Alliance Access or Entry at your premises without needing to operate Alliance Gateway, SWIFTNet Link and HSMs • You want to reduce technical complexity, effort and infrastructure for SWIFT messaging, while keeping control and application integration at your side • You want to reduce your total cost of ownership (TCO) • You want the added resiliency of being able to use ARG as backup connectivity SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 11 Alliance Remote Gateway is designed for customers with up to five BIC-8 destinations, up to 20 concurrent users, and low-to-medium message volumes
  12. 12. SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 12 SWIFT Services Assess your current infrastructure resiliency and identify areas for improvements
  13. 13. SWIFT Services How efficient and resilient are you? • SWIFT consulting can help you in assessing your current infrastructure and identifying areas for improvements – Infrastructure review – Health checks – DR architecture assessment and procedure – Operational procedures and incident management • Recommendations – Operational processes, including Managed Operations and Remote Support – Infrastructure, including SWIFT managed connectivity SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 13
  14. 14. SWIFT Remote Management Services on infrastructure Service Description 14 • Engineer, design and setup the interface according to best practice • Continuous advanced system health monitoring with proactive alerts • Interface application operations (backup & archive, housekeeping, failover testing, …) • Periodic configuration and log review • SLA with agreed roles and responsibilities • SLA reporting • Remote assistance as required • Maintain best practice configuration, mandatory patches and TIP solutions / workarounds • Implement functional change requests (e.g.. new message partners, routing, ...) System setup Operational care Change management Bestpracticeoperatingenvironment Focusresourcesoncorebusiness SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014
  15. 15. NAK rateMsg issuesOps issuesDRswift.com users/adm Exp SNL/user certificates, SO’s Related Services offering: overview Services Operations review BI Msg analysis, traffic benchmark Health Check Remote Support Integration Services Security Management Assessment Security set-up, access control, RACI, procedures Introduction to SWIFT connectivity Managing PKI with Browse Technical Assessment Program Premium Plus Support Operational efficiency Technical assessment combined with Operational and Governance review Operating your HSM Managing Alliance Gateway SWIFTNet SO certification Premium Support Alliance – disaster recovery SWIFT audit guidelines Customer applications on swift.com Consulting Services Support Training SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 15
  16. 16. SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 16 Browse Use browse as an alternative channel for your proprietary portals
  17. 17. Solution for the bank’s customers: be ready to reach the service via SWIFT There will be 2 ways to reach the service: Over Internet via SWIFT Internet Service Providers (option 1). Via the SWIFT private network (option 2). SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 17 User Service Provider webapp1.bankABC.browse.swiftnet.sipn.swift.com X STEP 2: - Have customers registered into the service - Have one valid SWIFT certificate per user (SWIFTNet certificate and 3skey later). - Make sure connectivity is available. Option 1: Internet Option 2: Secured private network Secured private network
  18. 18. Service key characteristics • No emergency activation or provisioning • Can also be used as primary channel Service is available immediately • Re-use existing SWIFTNet infrastructure • Make sure you have the correct bandwidth • Make the best use of your SWIFT spare capacity Setup is easy • Can reach via internet or SWIFT network • Minimize loss of access to web application Will also help your customers • Shutting down one channel has less impact on the business. Will make your operations easier SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 18
  19. 19. Q&A ? SWIFT Resiliency Tools - SWIFT Business Forum - New York - March 4, 2014 19
  20. 20. Thank you

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