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11
Sep 2013

EDI (or Electronic data interchange) is the electronic file format used to exchange business transactions between trading partners. ANSI X12 is the most commonly used format of EDI in North America in the retail, manufacturing and healthcare industries. EDI2XML is a mapping tool, capable of converting EDI files to XML. “Out of the box” EDI2XML …

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29
Aug 2013
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EDI2XML’s Subscription Cost EDI2XML licensing is affordable, since we take the time to listen to our customers’ EDI requirements and price it accordingly. We’ve also ensured that our monthly subscription plans fall within the budgets of companies of all sizes (from small to large). We offer two types of services: The basic service plan and the full …

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26
Aug 2013
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The licensing scheme of EDI2XML EDI2XML is licensed in two ways: On Premises or as a Service. Both of these plans consist of converting EDI X12 files to XML format, as well as XML to EDI X12. The licensing scheme is affordable and very simple, allowing users to have unlimited EDI transactions per month per …

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22
Aug 2013

How does EDI2XML work? In simple terms, EDI2XML is a converter from EDI X12 format to XML format. The result XML format file is based on a pre-defined schema (xsd); we call it our “EDI2XML format”. Here is a very simple graphical description of the EDI2XML engine “in action”. Read: What is EDI ? EDI2XML can work …

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15
Aug 2013

EDI Communication and VANs What is a VAN ? A Value Added Network (VAN) is considered the “post office” where business partners can collect and sort EDI documents coming through. As of today, a considerable amount of EDI transactions are still going through VANs, however this number is always in constant decline considering the popularity …

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12
Aug 2013

A technical introduction to EDI Before I start explaining anything about EDI2XML, I would like to start by giving a more technical introduction to EDI, its usage and its history. EDI is an acronym for Electronic data Interchange. It has been around for a long time and has been used by retailers and private corporations …

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