OATS Certificate Test Environment Changes

On February 27, 2012, FINRA will migrate the OATS Certificate Test (CT) environment to a new data center. This move will impact Order Sending Organizations connecting to OATS via IFT, FTP, SFTP and Web. The chart below provides details of the upcoming change. Please note that the OATS Production (PD) environment is not impacted.

 

Transmission Method Details
IFT

OSOs may continue to connect to OATS CT environment via IFT using the DNS name: iftcert.finra.org.

 

The associated IP address for IFT will be changed to 198.202.241.39 on February 27, 2012.

FTP

OSOs may continue to connect to OATS CT environment via FTP using the DNS name: oatstest-ftp.finra.org.

 

The associated IP address for FTP will be changed to 150.123.247.39 on February 27, 2012.

SFTP

OSOs may continue to connect to OATS CT environment via SFTP using the DNS name: oatstest-sftp.finra.org.

 

The associated IP address for SFTP will be changed to 198.202.241.39 on February 27, 2012.

Web

OSOs may continue to connect to the OATS CT website using the address: https://firmstest.finra.org

 

The associated IP address for the website will be changed to 198.202.240.131 on February 27, 2012.

 

Please contact FINRA at the numbers below with any questions regarding this transition.

 

Business and Technology Support 

  Technical Support Business Support
Telephone:

(800) 321-6273

(800) 321-6273

Fax:

(240) 386-6499

(240) 386-4841

Email:

FINRA Support Services

FINRA Support Services

Web:

FINRA.org

FINRA.org