Alliance Connect comparison table

Find out how our suite of Alliance Connect products can meet your requirements - whether you're looking to connect to SWIFT via the internet or via permanent access lines provided by one or two of our Network Partners.

Alliance Connect Bronze Alliance Connect Silver Alliance Connect Silver Plus Alliance Connect Gold
Low cost internet connectivity to SWIFT. Connect using a single internet service provider (ISP), or improve resilience by using a second ISP for back-up connectivity. Connect via a private VPN connection from one of our four selected Network Partners with an internet connection as providing a resilient back-up. With Alliance Connect Silver Plus, you can use the internet line as your primary connection and the Network Partner line as a back-up. Offering connectivity to SWIFT through two private VPN connections of equal capacity, Alliance Connect Gold offers the highest service level and resiliency.
Key features
Prime line type Internet Network Partner managed connectivity with guaranteed service level Internet Network Partner managed connectivity with guaranteed service level
Back-up line type Internet (optional) Internet Network Partner managed connectivity with guaranteed service level Network Partner managed connectivity with guaranteed service level
Cluster of two VPN boxes Yes Yes Yes Yes
IPSec security Yes Yes Yes Yes
Permanent connection Yes Yes Yes Yes
Load sharing Yes Yes Yes Yes
Availability
Prime line availability Best effort (internet) Guaranteed (Network Partner) Best effort (internet) Guaranteed (Network Partner)
Back-up line availability Best effort (internet) Best effort (internet) Guaranteed (Network Partner) Guaranteed (Network Partner)
Suitability
Prime line availability Low (up to 1,000 messages per day) Medium (1,000-40,000 messages per day) Medium (1,000-40,000 messages per day) High (more than 40,000 messages per day)