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Manage Merchant-Initiated Transactions and Network Tokens

This section contains information for using network tokens in merchant-initiated transactions (MIT).
Network tokens are generated by the network scheme and represent customer card information for secure transactions. Network schemes include but are not limited to Visa, Mastercard, and American Express. Network tokens are mapped to instrument identifier tokens. The minimum card data required to request a network token is the PAN and the expiration date.
You can manage merchant-initiated transactions using network tokens by including the relevant MIT information in requests sent to
. For example:
For more information on network tokens and credentialed transactions, see Network Tokens and Credentialed Transactions, respectively.