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EDI implementation using Informatica – A Success Story

June 15th, 2015 | by

The Problem:

A leading provider of flash storage solutions in the San Francisco Bay Area relies on its partners to resell its products. Avnet is a partner of this company, and does frequent business that involves creating many financial documents like purchase orders, and invoices. These documents were being created manually, which involved lots of back and forth communication, errors and inconsistencies, and lots of time that could have been used for higher value activities. Read more »

Top 3 factors to consider when implementing an EDI system

May 18th, 2015 | by

Implementing an EDI system is an ambitious project involving many steps. This posts lists 3 factors that will help you avoid common pitfalls when implementing an EDI system, and make your transition to a paperless workflow painless. Read more »

Still signing and faxing documents? Take your enterprise paperless with EDI

May 8th, 2015 | by

Paper documents are a huge time suck from the core activities of your business. Paper depends on machines that malfunction to print, fax, scan, and shred documents. They rely on human intervention to manually enter information, sign scores of documents, and handle the transfer of documents. The costs to maintain all these machines, people, and services add up, making the whole exercise very expensive. To top it all, your information stored on paper is susceptible to natural disasters, and can be destroyed at any time without retrieval. Read more »