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Walmart EDI FAQs and answers Today’s post covers basic Walmart EDI FAQs and information about EDI cooperation with Walmart. What is EDI process itself? Simply stated, EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) is the electronic exchange of business documents between suppliers and retailers. EDI is comprised of two components: translation and communication. During translation, a business document is Read More →

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EANCOM Messages basic information and examples EANCOM messages standard combines comprehensive and logic messaging scenarios. Commercial organizations choose messages and scenarios depending on their personal industrial needs. EANCOM messages (Master Data) This type contains rarely changing data (goods characteristics, companies’ names and requisites, surnames and positions of the responsible personnel etc.): Message “Information about participant” Read More →

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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 →

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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 →

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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 →

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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 →

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 →