BlueSnap is an all-in-one payment platform. Chargebee is equipped to accept payment made via BlueSnap.
BlueSnap gateway is available only in Chargebee's LIVE site.
Review the following criteria before choosing BlueSnap as your payment solution:
Chargebee uses Spreedly, a third party card vault, to store the customer's card information. If you are using BlueSnap's services already, you will have to migrate your customer's card information to Spreedly to start using Chargebee with BlueSnap. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about the migration process.
Option A Chargebee's Hosted Checkout pages + BlueSnap
In this method, a customer's card information is collected by Chargebee's secure hosted pages and passed on to BlueSnap.
PCI Compliance Requirements: Low
Your PCI compliance requirements are greatly reduced by Chargebee's hosted pages. As a merchant using Chargebee's hosted pages, you have to submit a Self Assessment Questionnaire to stay compliant.
Option B Chargebee API + BlueSnap
In this method, the card information is collected at your end and is passed on to Chargebee later. Once captured, Chargebee would route the card information to BlueSnap.
PCI Compliance Requirements: High
Contact email@example.com to enable BlueSnap in your LIVE site.
Once enabled, navigate to Settings > Configure Chargebee > Payment Gateways, click Add a Gateway and choose BlueSnap from the list of payment gateways available.
Provide the API Username and API Password (retrieved from your BlueSnap account ).
Add Spreedly's IP addresses to your BlueSnap account (to the whitelisted IP Addresses). All requests(payment, refund etc.) invoked from BlueSnap will originate from these IP addresses. Please do make sure that you whitelist the outbound IP Address mentioned here .
The gateway configuration is now complete.