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EDI

Retailer Summit – Agenda

Here is the agenda for the Retailer Summit sponsored by Loren Data and hosted by X12 at the Trimester Meeting in Pittsburgh on September 26, 2017. If you want to add to the discussion, please share your ideas by commenting

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Cool

Tis the Season for eCommerce

Each year, more and more of our holiday purchases are done on-line, kicking off on Black Friday and continuing through the last guaranteed ground shipping day for Christmas, around the 20th. Right now, we are smack in the middle of the purchasing frenzy.

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ECGrid

X.400 – EDI into Europe

Back in the early 80s, some folks had an idea for global e-mail…no these were not the same folks who were working on the Internet. What these folks delivered in 1984 was the first version of X.400. Never heard of

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ECGridOS

The EDI Guy – Redux

This is a great flash (well, was flash, now its not…) from the past. About 6 years ago we put together a fun little piece about ECGridOS that became known as The EDI Guy. Check it out!

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EDI

Todd Gould to Speak at NEECOM

On May 11, 2016, Todd Gould will present The Next 20,000 Hubs at the NEECOM Spring 2016 conference in Westborough, MA. The EDI relationship has frequently been characterized as a Hub & Spoke model, and we have seen major companies

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AS2/AS4

Recognizing Competency in EDI Support

From time to time I like to make a point of publicly recognizing people and companies when they exhibit excellence in what they do. Today’s kudos go to Don Nguyen in the EDI Admin/Support department at Fry’s Electronics. Two months

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CEO's Letter

The New Era of EDI – Post 3/4/2014

Since I entered in the EDI industry in 1996, I have not seen a more promising time to be in this market. The GXS era was an unfortunate disruption to the natural growth of a networked market; however, under the

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ECGridOS

New Products from Loren Data

This month we have launched two new products: SuperHUBSM and VendorConnect. Both have been driven by customer demand and are directly intended to stabilize the shifting sand that is today’s EDI messaging environment. SuperHUB has been in development for some

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AS2/AS4

AS2: Part 3 – Certificates

Learn more aboutAS2 in the Cloud This last year the EDI community has shown an increasing interest in AS2. But what exactly is AS2? This is the third in a multipart series to examine AS2 and what it means going

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Developers

ECGridOS Going Mainstream

There is always a tipping point where the game changes. ECGridOS is now there. After years of grunt work, visioning, coding, evangelizing, ECGridOS has risen above the noise. Recently, there have been contracting opportunities popping up for ECGridOS Developers and future

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