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E-commerce and EDI: What’s the difference?

There are lots of different terms used to describe B2B process automation. These terms can be confusing, partly because they are so inter-related. This article…

July 18, 2023 4 minute read
How you get error-free EDI documents that comply with your company’s business rules

How you get error-free EDI documents that comply with your company’s business rules

EDI has been successfully adopted as the means to automate the exchange of business data, but this data can, of course, contain errors, such as…

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What is the Relationship Between EDI and XML?

What is the Relationship Between EDI and XML?

Any methodology that enables the computer-to-computer exchange of business documents falls under the heading of Electronic Data Interchange (EDI). What are the two basic approaches…

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SWIFT Services Vendor Selection Checklist

SWIFT Services Vendor Selection Checklist

More and more corporate treasury organizations are considering SWIFT services to route payment instructions or collect account statements from their banks around the world. But…

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Reduce Risk with Secure Information Exchange

Reduce Risk with Secure Information Exchange

Every business is an information business and this is why digitization is a key corporate priority. Every enterprise exchanges massive amounts of information on a…

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Security with Digital Certificates: Should you generate your own or use a Certificate Authority?

Security with Digital Certificates: Should you generate your own or use a Certificate Authority?

In the world of B2B, the recommended approach for ensuring the security of the documents you exchange with business partners – such as your suppliers,…

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Driving Innovation & Growth

Driving Innovation & Growth

The growth of unstructured information inside the enterprise is staggering. In fact, experts estimate that over 80 percent of data in organizations is unstructured and…

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How Digital Certificates Help Ensure the Security of EDI Data

How Digital Certificates Help Ensure the Security of EDI Data

When you exchange EDI documents via the Internet, the security of your data is of vital importance. It is critical that only the intended recipient…

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What’s the difference between the 4 types of EDI acknowledgments?

What’s the difference between the 4 types of EDI acknowledgments?

When you send a document electronically to your business partner it is critical that you know for sure whether or not it was received. Furthermore,…

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The Most Popular B2B Protocols As Chosen By You

The Most Popular B2B Protocols As Chosen By You

We had a “standing room only” crowd at our recent GXS webinar, “How to Determine the Best Communications Protocol for B2B Integration.” In an easy-to-understand…

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Which is Best for Your EDI Program? FTP, SFTP, FTPS, or AS2?

Which is Best for Your EDI Program? FTP, SFTP, FTPS, or AS2?

What are the most commonly used communications protocols? FTP (File Transfer Protocol) with VPN (Virtual Private Network) FTP was the first robust, reliable file transfer…

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5 Considerations When Deciding on Internet Communications Protocols

5 Considerations When Deciding on Internet Communications Protocols

In order for two computers to exchange files (internally or across the Internet) you will need file-handling software that follows certain communication rules (protocols). If…

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A Sample EDI Document Flow in an ERS Program in the Automotive Industry

A Sample EDI Document Flow in an ERS Program in the Automotive Industry

As promised in my last blog, How EDI ASNs Enable Evaluated Receipt Settlement (ERS), here’s a look at the wider set of EDI documents typically…

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