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Connect Laptop to Serial Port on HSM

1.First Connect USB port on laptop to serial port on HSM   2.Open putty and select serial port : documentation says COM4. Leave baud rate etc as default – see screenshot Note: if you connect a different laptop to HSM serial the port can change from COM4 to COM3 -please pay attention, do not rely […]

MT to MX Transformation: Revolutionizing Payments with Netlink-testlabs and ISO 20022 Standards

MT to MX Transformation: Revolutionizing Payments with Netlink-testlabs and ISO 20022 Standards Introduction: In financial transactions, the transformation from traditional MT messaging to the more advanced MX standard has become a strategic imperative. This paradigm shift goes beyond mere technological upgrades; it represents a fundamental change in how payments are processed, introducing heightened efficiency, data […]

Decoding CSP (CSCF v2022)

Decoding CSP (CSCF v2022): A Comprehensive Guide to Network Excellence with NetLink Test Labs In an era dominated by digital connectivity and technological advancements, the efficiency and resilience of network infrastructures are critical for the success of businesses across various industries. As organizations navigate the complexities of network optimization, the role of CSP (CSCF v2022) […]

Unleashing Financial Efficiency

Unleashing Financial Efficiency: A Comprehensive Exploration of SWIFT SME Professional Consultation In today’s dynamic landscape of financial operations, businesses are relentlessly pursuing strategies to optimize workflows, streamline processes, and achieve sustainable growth. At the forefront of this pursuit is the SWIFT SME Professional Consultation Service, a dynamic solution crafted to unlock the full potential of […]

ISO20022 Migration?

ISO20022 Migration is the process of transitioning from the current SWIFT MT messages, which are based on the ISO 15022 standard, to the new ISO 20022 messages, which use a common XML-based syntax and a shared data dictionary. The migration will take place over a period of several years, starting from March 2023 and ending […]

Distinguished Name (DN) based addressing

Navigating the SWIFT Network: Understanding Distinguished Name (DN) Based Addressing in SWIFTNet   Introduction In today’s interconnected global economy, the seamless and secure exchange of financial information is paramount. Financial institutions rely on robust networks to facilitate transactions efficiently and reliably. One such network is provided by SWIFT (Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication), offering […]

What is FileAct

Fileact Optimised for large file and bulk message transfers When you need a secure, reliable and efficient way to transfer large files of data, FileAct is the solution. It connects you instantly to thousands of FileAct enabled users worldwide. FileAct is particularly suitable for transferring large files of structured messages, such as bulk payments files […]

How Open Banking Can Transform the Financial Industry and Empower Consumers

How Open Banking Can Transform the Financial Industry and Empower Consumers Open banking is a term that refers to the practice of securely sharing financial data between banks and third-party service providers, such as fintech apps, through the use of application programming interfaces (APIs). Open banking has the potential to revolutionize the way consumers manage […]

ISO 20022: What is it and why does it matter?

ISO 20022: What is it and why does it matter? If you are involved in the financial industry, you may have heard of ISO 20022, a global standard for financial information exchange. But what exactly is it and how does it affect your business? ISO 20022 is an open and universal standard that defines the […]

Exploring the Open Banking Concept

Unlocking the Future of Finance: Exploring the Open Banking Concept In the ever-evolving world of finance, traditional banking systems are being reshaped by technological advancements. One such revolutionary development is the Open Banking concept. Open Banking is a game-changer that has the potential to reshape how we manage our finances, access financial services, and interact […]