INTERNET

contents uk.gif (3209 bytes)

INTRODUCTION TO EDI

PBLUE008.GIF (1641 bytes)

Contents


PREFACE

WHAT IS EDI?
Electronic data interchange
Benefits of EDI

BUILDING BUSINESS STRATEGY WITH EDI
Strategic advantages of EDI
Changing business strategy

EDI APPLICATIONS
Industry/commerce
Bank/insurance
Transport/customs

EDI IMPLEMENTATION
Prerequisites
Tools
Threats

EDI STANDARDS
What is an EDI standard?
The UN/EDIFACT standard

EDI SOFTWARE
What is an EDI software?

EDI COMMUNICATION
Mail services
Value Added Network
Internet

CASE STUDY

GLOSSARY of EDI

REFERENCES