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Sterling Supply Chain Business Network

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Have one "map" to convert EDI into a human readable format, such as HTML

Currently, we have several maps that translate EDI into HTML. They are for 824s, 864s, and 860s. There are separate maps for various versions (i.e. 4010, 4060, 5010). The maps are VERY large and complex. Plus, they all contain user exits, and IBM ...
over 1 year ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Mapping & Translation 1 Future consideration

Enhance Search Abilities for InFlight Archive

It is EXTREMELY difficult to find documents in InFlight Archive because there are such limited search options. When looking for data, I most often search by envelope name or map name. Neither of those options are available. We also have many partn...
5 months ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Inflight 0 Future consideration

Add Output File Size to Filter List in InFlight

Add a new filter that allows customers to search by the Output File Size. This should have an 'Equal / Greater Than / Less Than (Variable Condition). We should ALSO make this field available as a Column Selection in InFlight so customers can "show...
almost 3 years ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Inflight 0 Future consideration

In advanced search option In InFlight please add feature for checking the InFlight entries giving the protocol profile ID.

In case if an existing connection to TP or customer is having multiple flows running using the same connections then with this suggested idea one can easily list entire flows in single search option. So this suggested option will be helpful in lis...
about 3 years ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Inflight 0 Future consideration

Ability to change status for FAILED documents to "Resolved" or "Failed Resolved"

SCBN Premium customer would like the ability to change status of a FAILED document in INFLIGHT portal to "Resolved" or "Failed Resolved". This will help them to easily distinguish between OPEN issues in FAILED status vs CLOSED issues in FAILED sta...
about 1 year ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Inflight 0 Future consideration

Display Partner Communication Details under Inflight Event Details Section

Currently, We can only see Partner protocol profile ID and communication POD Process ID details at the final delivery step ( Protocol Started Step in Inflight ) while delivering the outbound document to trading partner. Since these are Internal in...
8 months ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Communication Protocols 0 Future consideration

Add EDIID/Envelope Name & Map Name to 'Trading Relationships' avcivity report's 'Column options'

I have a report enhancement to request. HUSCO, Wabtec, Ball Corp and Pacific Cycle have all mentioned this to me in recent weeks. Backgound:Clients request custom reports from us at at times to pull an inventory of trading partners, envelope name...
over 4 years ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Inflight 1 Future consideration

Request for New filter options in Inflight for communication type and pod

In the search for document option. Could you add the communication type to the search ? Like AS2, SFTP, Van or FTP. It would also be VERY useful if you could add the option to select a POD like POD41 and only see those that go thru that POD. When ...
almost 3 years ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Inflight 0 Future consideration

Include Interchange Recipient Internal ID option in the EDIFACT UNH envelope

In SPE02 while working on client Celestica we came across a limitation for the EDIFACT UNH envelope options. Celestica has two SAP systems A1 and GT. catering for plants of different regions involving multiple vendor codes. A1 SAP system is identi...
9 months ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Onboarding 0 Future consideration

Option for formatting XML in File Details Tab

Input and output documents in XML are difficult to read when not formatted. Current options allow you to specify a character and break on it, but the closest you can come to formatting XML is using the > character and that doesn't put element n...
9 months ago in Sterling Supply Chain Business Network / Inflight 0 Future consideration