Back in the old days, it was easy to decide a method of transport for your EDI documents when exchanging business documents with your trading partners. The answer would almost always be the same: “through a VANS partner”, because there was no internet, which meant that everyone was connected to each other through a VANS network.
But that was then, and this is now.
Today, you have many more possibilities. Besides VANS, you can choose between:
With Link as your EDI management platform, you have the freedom to choose how you want to exchange documents. Simply choose your preferred transfer method (this is referred to as “transport type” in Link).
Link lets you choose the right transport type in no time. Just click on “Locations” when you set up your trading partner and choose the transport type from the dropdown menu that you and your trading partner have agreed on. Simple.