EANCOM standard history, developement and up-to-date position EANCOM Standard was a project of the General EAN Assembly. Association EAN International and its members have been involved in EDI process since 1972.  Taking into account quick development of communications and technologies in EDI industry, The General EAN Assembly decided to release a special project for global Read More →

AS2 EDI messaging protocol basics AS2 EDI (Applicability Statement 2) is a specification for Electronic Data Interchange between businesses using the Internet’s Web page protocol, the Hypertext Transfer Protocol. The specification is an extension of the earlier version, Applicability Statement 1 (AS1). Both specifications were created by EDI over the Internet (EDIINT), a working group Read More →

EDI Web-Service as a potential method of e-commerce communications EDI Web-Service is a program system that is identified by URL line. Its commonly used interfaces are defined by XML language. On the basis of EDI Web-Service different systems and applications that intercommunicate with web services via Internet-protocols can be created. Using EDI Web-Service allows system components to intercommunicate Read More →

HTTPS as a high-level security messaging protocol HTTPS is the extension of HTTP protocol supporting data codifying with the help of cryptographic protocols SSL or TLS. HTTPS is the secure version of HTTP, the protocol over which data is sent between your browser and the website that you are connected to. The ‘S’ at the Read More →

FTP as a custom level messaging protocol EDI Transport Method FTP is one of the standard network protocols used to exchange and manipulate EDI files over a network. EDI Transport Method FTP (File Transfer protocol) – is a protocol that serves for files transmitting in computer networks. This type of protocol is categorized as custom level protocols and it Read More →

JCPenney EDI basic transactions JCPenney EDI initiative extends across all major company departments: Merchandising, Accounting, Logistics, Stores and Catalog. JCPenney EDI is not viewed as a “computer project,” but as a fundamental component of the way the company conducts business. JCPenney EDI commitment of financial and human resources is important to the strategic direction of the business relationship with the trading Read More →

753 EDI Transaction (Ready-To-Ship) requirements for The Home Depot vendors 753 EDI Transaction is used by the Supplier to request routing instructions and provide general information about the merchandise that is ready to be shipped to The Home Depot. The following post points out how to map out current business processes for the 753 EDI Transaction. 753 EDI Transaction objectives Read More →

The Home Depot EDI inbound documents vendor requirements The Home Depot EDI program supposes a successful validation test per document (as part of the “Domestic Merchandise Suppliers – EDI Program”) with The Home Depot using Commerce Desk. The Home Depot EDI testing requirements are listed below: Start testing as soon as possible, as it may take you Read More →