TNS, Inc. (TNS) is an international data communications company, which provides networking, managed connectivity, data communications and value added services to telecommunication firms, retailers, banks, payment processors and financial institutions. TNS provides services to customers in the United States and international customers in over 40 countries, including Canada and Mexico and countries in Europe, Latin America and the Asia-Pacific region. The Company provides services through its data network, which is designed for data-oriented applications and incorporates multi-protocol label switching (MPLS), based topology. It operates in three business divisions: Telecommunication Services Division (TSD), Payments Division and Financial Services Division (FSD). It also provides roaming and clearing services to both domestic and international mobile operators. In October 1, 2010, it acquired Cequint, Inc.