Shannon Systems, B2BGateway, Integrates with NetSuite as Part of the NetFlex Applications Program
Shannon Systems/B2BGateway Integrates with NetSuite as Part of the NetFlex Applications Program; Leveraging NetSuite’s NetFlex Platform, B2BGateway has Developed Software to Meet the Needs of NetSuite Users who Require EDI and B2B Data Connectivity
BOSTON & SAN MATEO, Calif. — Shannon Systems/B2BGateway (Commonly know as B2BGateway), today announced that it has become one of the inaugural partners of NetSuite’s NetFlex Applications Program. B2BGateway (www.B2BGateway.net) extends NetSuite’s One System Architecture with new capabilities to meet the needs of businesses that have EDI and Data Connectivity needs. The NetFlex Application platform goes beyond other on-demand development environments by being the first to allow third party applications to integrate rich transaction data with their applications.
Because NetSuite holds the most important data of a company – orders, invoices, website transactions, shipping, time, and payroll data- the applications being built using NetFlex are much more powerful and business critical. For example, with B2BGateway, NetSuite users with EDI requirements, can access the next generation of EDI and data connectivity.
In the past, EDI was a costly proposition that excluded many small and midsized organizations. With B2BGateway and the NetFlex capabilities of NetSuite, EDI has become a cost effective means of competing with larger organizations.
B2BGateway provides NetSuite users around the world with fully managed and fully integrated EDI solutions. B2BGateway currently supports users in North America, Europe and Australia.
“We are very proud to have been a partner of NetSuite since 2001, providing EDI solutions via XML. We are even more proud to be an inaugural NetFlex partner in order to bring the new benefits of EDI to businesses,” said Kevin Hoyle, CEO of Shannon Systems/B2BGateway. “The NetFlex platform provides a cost effective means of integrating with NetSuite. Customers can benefit from NetSuite’s role as the system-of-record for front- and back-office data, which makes it possible to build deeper integrations than standalone point-product applications.”
“NetSuite helps a company manage its core back-office/ front-office processes. The NetFlex Application Program allows third-parties to leverage this ‘system of record’ to extend NetSuite into a host of important applications,” said Zach Nelson, CEO of NetSuite. “Shannon Systems/B2BGateway has extended NetSuite’s One System by providing our customers with the ability to transact using EDI, to meet the requirements that are imposed by almost all large retailers.”
About Shannon Systems/B2BGateway
B2BGateway provides fully managed and integrated EDI and data connectivity solutions to end-users. B2BGateway has been providing integrated EDI solutions to NetSuite users since 2001, via XML and is pleased to now provide services via NetFlex. B2BGateway’s managed EDI solutions are used over 20 countries around the world and connect end-users to large format retailers, manufacturers and distributors. B2BGateway’s architecture requires no upfront investment in servers, software or human resources. With B2BGateway EDI, sales orders can be received from any source (at any location) and automatically imported. The same f holds true for sending outbound documents, whether they be invoices, POs or any other document. For more information about B2BGateway, visit: www.B2BGateway.net.
NetSuite enables companies to manage all key business operations in a single, integrated system, which includes customer relationship management; order management and fulfillment; inventory management; finance; ecommerce and Web site management; and employee productivity. NetSuite is delivered as an on-demand service, so there is no hardware to procure, no large, up-front license fee, and no complex set-ups. Finally, NetSuite’s patent-pending “real-time dashboard” technology provides an easy-to-use view into role-specific business information that is always up-to-date. For more information about NetSuite, visit: www.netsuite.com.
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