Data Center Architecture for the SPlitPay System | Assignment 2

SplitPay Project

  • The SplitPay project is meant to offer a shared expenses solution that is faster, easier, and more convenient than manually calculating and handling debts.
  • The service is provided to customers through their mobile devices. Registering in the service is free however a service fee will charged from customers on a per-transaction basis.
  • SplitPay is an international service and is expected to operate all over the world. Special attention will be given to a selected list of countries based on the expected number of customers.

Areas of Operation

  • SplitPay is an international service and will operate mainly in the following countries:
  • Canada
  • USA
  • Mexico
  • Brazil
  • Euro Zone
  • UK
  • Saudi Arabia
  • India
  • China
  • Hong Kong

Third Party Integration

  • SplitPay is expected to integrate with third party providers including:
  • Paypal
  • Global Payment System - provides wire transfer service for large payments (>= $1000)
  • Google Maps
  • SMS Gatewa

Assignment 2

  • Provide a complete Data Center Architecture Design for the SPlitPay
  • List the deign decisions you make. Justify the rational behind these decisions.
  • Indicate the security controls included in your design and the threats mitigated through such controls.