TNS Secure SD-WAN Empowers Centralized Secured Digital Payment

Date : 22-Oct-2020
Location: Kuala Lumpur


Transaction Network Services (TNS), a leader in fintech payment services.

Key Takeaways:

  • Transaction Network Services (TNS), announces the launch of TNS Secure SD-WAN which leverages Fortinet’s leading Secure SD-WAN solution.
  • In partnership with Fortinet, TNS Secure SD-WAN combines proven managed payment services with next generation network security


  • TNS Secure SD-WAN is a fully integrated, end-to-end managed solution that can simplify a retailers’ operations by centrally managing their network and addressing the complexity that always-connected commerce presents for merchants. With TNS, retailers can securely connect, among other things, online e-commerce gateways, Automatic Teller Machines, point-of-sale (POS) terminals, cash registers, printers, back office computing, forecourt tank gauges, CCTV cameras, number plate recognition technology, and even guest customer Wi-Fi.
  • TNS’ SD-WAN solution uses hardware from Fortinet,a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions.
  • To help prevent data breaches, TNS Secure SD-WAN includes next generation stateful firewalls (including IP SEC VPN tunnels), anti-virus features, URL filtering and SSL packet inspection to increase safety across retail estates.


Michael Johnson, Managing Director, Asia Pacific, TNS Payments Market business,said,SD-WAN is already widely available to businesses, but TNS brings PCI DSS compliant security credentials and global payments experience as a managed service.


  • It is a solution of secured SD-WAN environment for to empower digital transformation, cloud adoption and maximise technology budgets.
  • As store environments become more complex and expensive, working with a managed service provider like TNS simplifies the modernisation of payment acceptance, further helping our clients realise better total cost of ownership.
  • As a trusted partner to the payments industry, TNS offers a broad portfolio of secure commerce solutions that include parking reservations, unattended payments, POS services, ATM connectivity and managed processing.

Editor's comments:

  • What this mean is that when a customer wants to implement secured digital payment solution, the first step is to implement SD-Wan, the second step PCI DSS compliant security credentials capability - the TNS Secure SD-WAN is a single platform solution that comes in the form of managed service,targeting retail industry.
  • SD-Wan technology is the successor of Wan Optimization technology - the core idea of SD-Wan technology is to split network management into two portions : the centralized controller and the circuit which serves as delivery man. 

TNS simplifies the modernisation of payment acceptance
TNS simplifies the modernisation of payment acceptance