Whitepaper: Delivering Next Generation B2B Integrations
The need to exchange data between trading partners is not new. Despite B2B communications being critical to nearly every business in the world, the Stanford Global Supply Chain Forum stated as recently as 2013 that 50 percent of business-to-business communication was still being executed by fax, email, and over the phone.
For those companies that have moved to using Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) messaging, the process can be slow. Many technologies associated with EDI were developed more than fifty years ago. To keep up with the speed of business, trading partner communications must evolve.