IBM Sterling B2B Integrator
We deliver GOOD B2B and MFT - Governance, Onboarding, Operations, and Data transfer.
High-availability B2B operations
IBM Sterling B2B Integrator to cloud
Pragma Edge delivers the most advanced B2B solutions utilizing IBM Sterling B2B Integrator. Pragma Edge Community Manager is an accelerator that runs on IBM Sterling B2B Integrator, which enables rapid trading partner onboarding, End-to-End Visibility with Ease of use. Pragma Edge is the Beta partner for IBM and works closely with IBM product teams in delivering next-generation B2B and File Transfer solutions to the customer.
Sterling B2B Integrator is a transaction engine that runs the processes you define and manages them according to your business requirements. The Sterling B2B Integrator Advantage. Sterling B2B Integrator is configured strategically around the specific processes crucial to your company’s success.
IBM Sterling B2B Integrator helps companies integrate all their complex B2B and EDI processes across partner communities in a single gateway. It provides a flexible platform, available on-premises or through the hybrid cloud, that supports data transformation and most communication protocols; secures your B2B network and data; provides certified container support; and achieves high availability for operations with IBM Sterling Global Mailbox. B2B Integrator enables you to reduce costs by consolidating on a single platform and automating B2B processes across enterprises while providing governance, adherence to standards, and visibility for those processes.
Trading Partner Management
Changes that are driven by new requirements such as new data formats and communication protocols, new business exchanges, and a broad range of partners that vary in size, type, and sophistication, require your organization to be flexible and adapt to changing and varied situations quickly and efficiently.
The Graphical Process Modeler (GPM) depicts predefined system activities by using icons, so you can easily create links between them to design comprehensive process flows, called business process models.
Monitoring and Managing Processes
Even when your processes are integrated, day-to-day monitoring and management of activities can be complicated and redundant. To eliminate complications and get maximum value from your integration technology, you need a central hub from where you can ensure end-to-end transaction visibility, configure and manage operations, and transactions.
Sterling B2B Integrator performance can be tuned to meet various processing requirements, including higher processing speed and ability to sustain high volumes. The amount of resources given to the interactive and batch components of a mixed workload determines the trade-off between responsiveness (speed) and throughput (work completed in a certain amount of time).
Data transformation is the cornerstone of electronic commerce. With Sterling B2B Integrator, you can manipulate data transformation easily.
You can integrate applications by using batch, synchronous, and asynchronous processes to support your End-to-End integration goals.
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IBM Sterling B2B Integrator - FAQ's
The transaction engine Sterling B2B Integrator executes the operations you specify and controls them in accordance with your business needs. Its platform allows flexible interface with numerous internal systems and outside business partners, high-volume electronic message transmission, complicated routing, and translation.
The strategic configuration of Sterling B2B Integrator is created around the particular procedures essential to the success of your business. It covers your integration needs for batch and transaction-oriented processes and is compatible with conventional Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) protocols and web-based XML protocols. You can make it possible for your current systems to include technological advancements from the past, present, and future.
Instead of using the simple mail transport protocol (SMTP) as the transport protocol, AS2 offers an Internet solution for securely sending EDI over the Internet using Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (MIME) and the hypertext transmission protocol (HTTP). AS2 outlines the methods for securely connecting, sending, validating, and responding to (receiving) data. Only the transfer of the EDI document is important to AS2, not its content.
As a result of AS2, EDI flat files can be transferred over the Internet rather than through a dial-up connection to a value-added network (VAN). AS2 is a real-time solution that encrypts and offers security for HTTP traffic.
In Sterling B2B Integrator, a business process is a series of linked software and possibly human activities that accomplishes a business goal. The activities in a business process are primarily performed by components known as services and adapters and are orchestrated by the Sterling B2B Integrator integration engine.
The signing and encrypting of emails and data is the PGP feature that is most frequently used. A file can be “signed” to confirm the accuracy of the original work.
This is how it’s done:
Make a “hash” or digest of the email or report. A hash is a collection of rules that, in theory, creates a unique output from an input (the message). Add the hash to the message’s quit. When someone wishes to make sure that a message hasn’t been altered, they run it through the hash set of rules and compare the results to the hash at the message’s end. The message has not been changed if the signatures are valid.
To install Sterling B2B Integrator:
- Close all open Windows programs and any command prompt windows.
- From the installation media, copy the IBMInstallWizard. …
- Start the installation process using one of the follow methods: …
- Click Next to start the installation.
- Enter the full path to the JDK directory.