ARK from

Recover and resume with confidence and speed

ARK from is a truly independent market resilience solution: a Non-Similar Facility (NSF) that brings certainty to contingency planning – and the ability to meet a Recovery Time Objective (RTO) in minutes, not hours or days.

ARK is always on, 24/7/365, and is delivered through Microsoft Azure’s high-availability cloud platform. Connectivity is easy for Payment System Operators, through local jurisdictional hubs. The solution is available as a cold standby capability or as a hot/active option.  





ARK from is available 24*7*365


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Microsoft Azure Cloud always 'on'


Data encrypted at rest, in-flight and during processing settlement enginebeing used globally - all the time


Jurisdiction-specific data residency


Participant banks continually connected


High availability of Immutable Ledger

With ARK from, payment systems and central banks get a true NSF: one with a completely independent communication channel, as well as non-similar capabilities across the entire stack, including:

  • Networking
  • Data centres and sites
  • Platform OS
  • Data storage (immutable)
  • Application layer logic
  • Business logic
  • Participant communication channel

The arrival of ARK from means FMIs and central banks now have a true NSF solution for resilience of critical payment systems. 

To learn more about ARK from, contact us.