Archive for Interoperability

“PEPPOL – Does anyone care?” [LinkedIN discussion]

"I've yet to see anything that comes close to the open/inclusive architecture of EDIFACT and ANSI-X12 standards. PEPPOL represents an excellent architecture but I fear it will fail the long term adoption test."

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The Core Invoice Usage Specification (CIUS) could lead to a fragmented EU e-invoicing landscape

Suggestions: At least one CIUS will have to be created to remove loose ends in the EN. One of the two syntaxes should be deprecated and its mandatory use withdrawn. National CIUS should only apply to domestic suppliers, not preventing cross-border exchange of electronic invoices

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Five big benefits of UBL e-invoicing for the receiver

Receiving and processing an invoice in UBL format yields significant benefits for the customer, while it requires no extra efforts or costs for the supplier in sending a UBL file.

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OneTrail and Esker receive UBL Ready label; now 96 participants

Is your service or solution UBL ReadY? UBL Ready implies: providing a solution or service in ‘receiving and processing UBL e-invoices‘ and/or ‘generating and sending UBL e-invoices’. Obtaining the ‘UBL Ready’ label is free and as simple by filling out the application form.

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Standardisation: Victory or Swansong?

April 11, 2017  |  Interoperability, Standards

Director of the Danish Agency for Digitisation: “You end up making such huge changes to standard financial systems that they are practically specialist systems”

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TIE Kinetix and the B2G-EDI-PEPPOL module

April 7, 2017  |  Europe, Government, Interoperability

The EDI B2G PEPPOL module by TIE Kinetix enables suppliers to easily exchange electronic documents with any European public institution or business via the certified and secured PEPPOL Access Point

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EDICOM: Challenges of International E-invoicing

An international e-invoicing project poses technical, interconnectivity, legal and compliance challenges. EDICOM explains how they deal with these challenges.

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EDICOM signs interoperability agreement in Australia and Brazil

March 23, 2017  |  Australia, edi, Interoperability

The interconnection agreement with the Australian company B2BE DE, marks yet another step forward in EDICOM’s consolidation as the EDI provider with a global coverage

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Update: PEPPOL implementations in EU Member States

The development and growth of PEPPOL is remarkable in many EU countries. Here are some development and next steps EU governments are taking regarding PEPPOL

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A common Franco-German e-invoice format is becoming a reality

A common Franco-German e-invoice format is becoming a reality

Stefan Engel-Flechsig wrote a post announcing that France and Germany are working on a common e-invoicing format. The co-operation mainly focuses on two areas: first, the question of a common Franco-German accounting form, which can be used in the same way in both countries and takes into account the requirements of the future EU accounting form. On the other hand, both forums have dealt with the legal requirements of electronic invoices and the audit by the auditors in the two countries.

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