Alliance Connect

Offering secure connectivity to SWIFT and SWIFT services

Alliance Connect migration

In 2018, SWIFT will migrate network connectivity to SWIFTNet services. The new VPN boxes will be available in Quarter 2 2018 for the Alliance Connect products.

The mandatory migration of all existing Alliance Connect products will begin at the same time (Quarter 2 2018) with a planned completion date of end July 2020.  SWIFT will also introduce several enhancements to the existing Alliance Connect portfolio which will provide higher resiliency, performance and increased security.

New enhancements and features include:

Resiliency Performance Security

Enhanced monitoring and dynamic traffic re-routing in case of disconnections or degradation.

 

Alliance Connect Gold now has the option for two, three, or up to four leased lines.

Increased speed towards customer LAN as well as higher speed lines towards the SWIFT network.

 

The same connectivity pack can be used for multiple local initiatives due to an increase in the number of IPSec tunnels.

The new VPN boxes use the latest technology that enables increased security and improved cryptography.

 

The new hardware is FIPS 140-2 Level 2 certified.

Resiliency Performance Security

Enhanced monitoring and dynamic traffic re-routing in case of disconnections or degradation.

 

Alliance Connect Gold now has the option for two, three, or up to four leased lines.

Increased speed towards customer LAN as well as higher speed lines towards the SWIFT network.

 

The same connectivity pack can be used for multiple local initiatives due to an increase in the number of IPSec tunnels.

The new VPN boxes use the latest technology that enables increased security and improved cryptography.

 

The new hardware is FIPS 140-2 Level 2 certified.

For more information please refer to Tip 5021120 - General information about migration plan of Juniper SSG5 VPN boxes.

If you have any queries, please contact your local SWIFT Customer Support, SWIFT Account Manager, SWIFT Service Manager (if applicable) or search mySWIFT.

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