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Status Future consideration
Categories Inflight
Created by Guest
Created on Apr 28, 2020

Include Group Sender / Group Receiver ID's as configurable columns in Standard InFlight Reports

Inbound/outbound data activity and trading partner summary reports in InFlight portals tracks at Interchange level (ISA or UNB level) only. We would like to see Group ID's (GS or UNG) available in InFlight UI so that user can select those columns as needed when they generate those reports

What is your industry? Automotive
How will this idea be used?

We trade electronic documents with same trading partners from multiple internal locations/plants. We use same ISA sender / receiver id's at the out envelope level (ISA level), but we use different group id's to differentiate appropriate plant/location. Most of our trading partners also use same ISA ID's and use different location/plant specific group id's from their side. We rely heavily on GROUP ID information to understand the location/plant in play and having that as a column in inflight reports is mandatory for my business needs.

  • Guest
    Sep 23, 2021

    This is available now (sometime in 2020) for inflight UI, but not sure about summary reports.