EDI Training – your effective way of becoming an EDI professional EDI training is not as widely available as it should be. Most companies that implement EDI use staff who are self-taught, or who attend their software vendor’s training sessions. This may seem sufficient for day-to-day EDI operations but in truth it is not adequate. Personnel that Read More →

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EDI Importance and usage in electronic business processing EDI importance in modern business processes can not be described in couple of words. As EDI is constantly developinbg, its role is growing as well. Just like the standards within the phone industry that enable separate parties to easily communicate with one other, data may also be exchanged between Read More →

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Barnes and Noble EDI  guidance for vendor partners Barnes and Noble EDI Vendor & Product Guidelines Standard Operating Policies & Procedures have been created to provide clear guidance for Vendor Partners to ensure that merchandise flows quickly and efficiently through the Barnes & Noble Distribution Supply Chain to the end customer via EDI. Barnes & Noble, Inc. Read More →

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EDI Service Providers – role of outsourcing in EDI process EDI Service Providers are third parties in electronic data interchange. An EC/EDI relationship with your trading partners can be overwhelming and complex. With global trade and technology changing so rapidly it can be difficult to keep up and will likely become more complex over time. The Read More →

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Add On Technologies in Electronic Data Interchange Process Add On Technologies for EDI will be interesting for manufacturers or distributors involved in the supply chain. The most complicated EDI transaction used in the supply chain is the 856—Advanced Ship Notice (ASN). Companies use the ASN to manage just-in-time deliveries from their suppliers. An ASN is sent by Read More →

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EDI data integration considerations EDI data integration is needed because some business applications will accept an EDI transaction in its raw format for processing. This means there has to be integration software in the middle that will map the EDI transaction into the format that the business application will accept. The business application will provide the ‘doorway’ to allow a transaction to ‘enter’ Read More →

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Data translation and mapping service solution Data translation cost (also translation software) will vary depending on your computing platform. Each company owner should study the company actual EDI situation (including its full absense). This needs to be done to choose the suitable ways of EDI implementation. EDI integration cost depends on many factors. Below you will find some Read More →

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EDI management: tracking partner relationships and functions EDI management keeps track of the attributes that differ from one trading partner to the next. The following are some examples of EDI management: • Contact information for the business person responsible for EDI. • Contact information for the technical person responsible for EDI. • Data transport method used, Read More →

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EDI data translation – interpreting EDI to ensure standards compliance EDI data translation is essential because most of the data is meaningless until it is passed through an EDI translator. EDI data translation is the process of interpreting EDI data to ensure it conforms to the EDI standards (X12 or EDIFACT), as well as performing checks and balances before Read More →