The Utimaco partnership enables Episode Six to expand into new territories with a sensitivity to in-region needs, and increase capacity as needed to meet changing demand.
Aachen, Germany, and Aylesbury, UK, 18 October, 2023 – Utimaco, a leading global provider of IT security solutions, announces it has partnered with Episode Six (E6), a global provider of enterprise-grade payment processing and digital ledger infrastructure, to support their world-wide service with Utimaco’s MYHSM Payment HSM-as-a-Service solution.
Utimaco’s MYHSM solution provides Payment Hardware Security Modules (HSMs) as a Fully Managed Service, offering an alternative to purchasing, managing and hosting HSMs on-premises, with a globally accessible subscription service.
The MYHSM solution has now been integrated with E6’s cloud-based TRITIUM® platform enabling it to expand into new territories with a sensitivity to in-region needs, and to increase capacity as needed to meet changing demand.
This makes it an ideal solution for E6 and their end-customers of all sizes across different regions, from small startups to large enterprises, allowing them to simplifying their payment ecosystems and focus on their core businesses while Utimaco’s MYHSM Payment HSM-as-a-Service handles the complexities of payment security, reduces cost and enhances security.
Together, Utimaco’s MYHSM solution and E6's card issuing and processing service provide businesses with a comprehensive and secure payment solution that is flexible, customizable, and innovative. Businesses can choose the modules and features they need from E6 to create a payment solution that meets their specific requirements, while also benefiting from the highest level of security and compliance that Utimaco provides.
John Mitchell, CEO & co-founder of Episode Six said “We are excited to join forces with Utimaco and leverage their expertise in secure payment HSM infrastructure. This partnership reinforces our dedication to delivering best—in-class, secure and customizable payment solutions that exceed our customers' expectations. Through the seamless integration of our platforms, we will enable financial institutions to adapt to continually evolving payment trends while maintaining the highest level of security and integrity."
Darren Busby, Global Head of Sales MYHSM at Utimaco, commented: “Today's announcement is a testament to our shared commitment to transforming the payments landscape. By harnessing Utimaco’s MYHSM advanced Payment HSM service and Episode Six's comprehensive financial platform, we will equip organizations with an unrivalled combination of security, scalability, and agility. Together, we will unlock new possibilities and elevate the payment experience for businesses and consumers worldwide."
Read the white paper here highlighting current industry trends and challenges that the Episode Six and Utimaco partnership supports and resolves.
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UTIMACO is a global platform provider of trusted Cybersecurity and Compliance solutions and services with headquarters in Aachen (Germany) and Campbell, CA (USA). UTIMACO develops on-premises and cloud-based hardware security modules, solutions for key management, data protection and identity management as well as data intelligence solutions for regulated critical infrastructures and Public Warning Systems. UTIMACO is one of the world's leading manufacturers in its key market segments.
500+ employees around the globe create innovative solutions and services to protect data, identities and communication networks with responsibility for global customers and citizens. Customers and partners in many different industries value the reliability and long-term investment security of UTIMACO’s high-security products and solutions.
About Episode Six
Episode Six (E6) is a global provider of enterprise-grade payment processing and digital ledger infrastructure for banks and companies looking to offer payments to their customers. E6 delivers the innovative capabilities needed to compete with disruptors by augmenting existing infrastructures. Flexibility, adaptability and resilience are built into the core of E6’s TRITIUM® platform ensuring clients maintain a market-leading position. E6 operates globally across 40 countries with an expanding team located in the U.S., Europe, Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Australia. Investors include HSBC, Mastercard, SBI Investment Co., Ltd., Anthos Capital and Avenir. For more information, visit www.EpisodeSix.com or LinkedIn.
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