Connect

How your organization can connect with RunB2B

Supply Chain Organizations

This section describes how Supply Chain organizations can connect with RunB2B.

Support Organizations

For information about connecting Support Organizations, click here.

Begin a New Trading Program

From your ERP to RunB2B

  • yourbusiness
    Employees
  • yourbusiness
  • erp
    ERP
  • yourbusiness
  • apple
    ERP
    File
  • yourbusiness
  • runb

Best for:

  • Small Businesses
  • Businesses without an EDI program
  • Businesses seeking to lower software expenses.

How it Works

You manage transactions from your ERP.

RunB2B manages your partners and connections.

RunB2B informs you of partner change requests.

RunB2B notifies you how to improve your capabilities.

Benefits

Lower operating costs and greater connections.

No need to start or maintain an EDI program.

RunB2B can manage minor partner change requests.

Adjust your ERP to gain access to more functions and partners.

Improve your Existing System

Keep your existing EDI system
and connect to RunB2B as a trading partner.

  • yourbusiness
    Employees
  • yourbusiness
  • erp
    ERP
  • yourbusiness
  • apple
    ERP
    File
  • yourbusiness
  • apple
    EDI
    System
  • yourbusiness
  • apple
    ERP
    File
  • yourbusiness
  • runb

Best For:

  • Companies with an existing, mature EDI system.
  • Companies who wish to expand their trading partners with minimal impact on their existing IT infrastructure.

How it Works:

Keep your existing EDI system.

Connect to RunB2B as an EDI Trading Partner.

You may add new connections through RunB2B.

(You may still add traditional EDI connections through
your old EDI system.)

Benefits

With one only format send to RunB2B, you may connect multiple partners.

Keep all your existing systems in place.

You may migrate old traditional EDI partners onto RunB2B.

RunB2B Web Interface

Your employees use the RunB2B Web Interface to manually enter & read data

  • erp
    ERP
  • yourbusiness
  • yourbusiness
    Employees
  • yourbusiness
  • runb

Best for:

  • Businesses which need to make a single EDI trade.
  • Small Businesses without an ERP or central computer system.

How it Works

For outgoing transmissions, read data from your own computer and manually enter data into the RunB2B Web Interface.

For incoming transmissions, read data from the the RunB2B Web Interface and manually enter in your own computer system.

Disadvantages

Data entry error risk.

Cannot operate at fast speed or volume.

Many large trading partners would refuse to trade with partners performing manual data entry.