Tag: secure edi

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December 12, 2019

Have You Outgrown Your EDI VAN?

by CData Arc Marketing

If you're like many companies, you have no choice but to adopt Electronic Data Interchange (EDI). Certain companies require their trading partners to use EDI, and to do business with them, you have to use EDI. One way companies get their feet wet with EDI is by turning to a Value Added Network (VAN... [read more]

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December 06, 2019

What You Risk When You Keep Your Legacy File Transfers

by CData Arc Marketing

Many organizations continue to use legacy solutions to perform critical enterprise file and data transfers. These outdated technologies can include everything from unsecured FTP clients to hand-coded scripts and legacy “managed file transfer tools. While these collections of ad hoc approaches typic... [read more]

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November 27, 2019

How to Reduce The Most Common File Transfer Security Risks

by CData Arc Marketing

Individuals are constantly transferring files to their colleagues and trading partners, whether those files are Word documents, reports and spreadsheets, or shipping notices and acknowledgements. Most of the time, people simply assume these file transfers are safe. But in reality, hidden risks abou... [read more]

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September 02, 2019

3 Strategies for Integrating EDI with Back-End Systems

by CData Arc Marketing

Once you exchange an EDI message with your trading partners, you'll want to keep a record of the transaction in one or more back-end systems. You may want to store purchase orders in your ERP, add invoices to your accounting system, subtract order information from your inventory system, or notify y... [read more]

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August 26, 2019

9 Ways to Modernize Your Legacy EDI

by CData Arc Marketing

Many organizations rely on legacy EDI solutions to communicate order information with their trading partners. If your organization is one of these, you may have spent considerable time and effort working with these complex solutions. While there are benefits to working with something that's familia... [read more]

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August 19, 2019

How to Manage Your Growing EDI Partner Network

by CData Arc Marketing

Recently, we considered the costly, risk-prone path most growing businesses take with EDI as a result of their reactions to trading partner demands. Reacting to a customer demand is nothing new — it's what businesses do. Unfortunately, just responding to ad hoc partner demands creates an inefficien... [read more]

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June 20, 2019

Why Convert EDI to XML?

by CData Arc Marketing

What's the best way to convert a document from EDI to some other format, such as Excel, CSV, or a format compatible with your CRM or ERP system? It may seem counterintuitive, but if you want to convert an EDI document to another format, converting it to XML first and then converting that XML docume... [read more]

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May 20, 2019

Syncrofy Partners with CData Arc for EDI Visibility

by CData Arc Marketing

In the modern digital enterprise ecosystem, Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) has grown far beyond the simple exchange of standard business documents. The inherent complexity of vast organizations in business with thousands of vendors, suppliers, and customers across the globe means the ability to ... [read more]

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April 19, 2019

First-in-First-Out: How to Fast-Track EDI Onboarding

by CData Arc Marketing

We are often asked about the biggest challenges in onboarding EDI trading partners. While pointing out missed opportunities in a post-project review is easy, finding a strategic advantage within an ongoing concern is much, much harder. Onboarding programs are no different, historically facilitated ... [read more]