Multi-integrated system business is always in need to migrate data from one ERP to other through easy and user friendly ways where EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) plays crucial role to handle it. This document will give overview on the details of EDI to resolve the data migration requirement of business.
The EDI (electronic data interchange) process is the computer-to-computer exchange of business documents between companies. EDI replaces the faxing and mailing of paper documents.
EDI documents use specific computer record formats that are based on widely accepted standards. However, each company will use the flexibility allowed by the standards in a unique way that fits their business needs.
Visual business benefits of EDI processes are,
- Business transactions flow faster
- Fewer errors occur because computer systems process the documents rather than processing by hand
- Faster transactions support reduction in inventory levels