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Using Multiple EDI Environments

It is often a common practice of organizations to develop new EDI trading partners and transaction sets from within the same environment where production EDI trading partners and transaction sets already exist.

While this is possible, it can often be disruptive and dangerous as the results of test and modifications could inadvertently result in problems with production data.

Employing multiple EDI environments will make it possible for a single EDI translator to have access to (and use) two or more “EDI configuration areas”; for example, to separate all production configurations and data from development (or production division 1 from production division 2). Continue reading