Salt Push Gateway

Salt Push Gateway is an infrastructure product designed for organisations seeking to utilise smartphone "push" services in direct messaging to their mobile applications.

Salt Push Gateway provides a flexible common gateway layer for push messaging services suited to "enterprise" and "cloud messaging" provider operations.

Salt Push Gateway supports Thales nCipher Hardware Security Modules (HSM) to secure all push messaging credentials for Apple Push Notification Service (APNS), BlackBerry Push Service, Google Cloud to Device Messaging (C2DM), and tamper evident audit logs.

Salt Push Gateway diagram

Key Benefits:

  • Abstraction of complexity for mobile application developers
  • Security against unauthorised Message Originators
  • Push message delivery receipting, reporting and related administration services

Features include:

  • Supports Push Notification Messaging to Apple, Blackberry, Android and legacy devices
  • Enables a single mobile application to "subscribe" to multiple Message Originators
  • Authenticated connection between Message Originator and Salt Push Gateway
  • Secured connection between Message Originator and subscriber's handset application
  • Incorporates message receipting, billing and reporting

Supported HSMs:

  • Thales nCipher nShield Connect (Network connected)
  • Thales nCipher nShield Solo (PCI card)
  • Thales nCipher nShield Edge (USB connected)

Salt Push Gateway (1.12MB)