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List of acroynms
Australian Business Number
Advance Shipping Notice
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) facilitates the exchange of business documents, such as purchase orders and invoices, in a standard electronic format between you and your trading partners.
Enterprise Resource Planning system (incorporating accounting functions)
First In first Out. For deletion of archived files the oldest will be deleted if capacity is reached
Global Data Synchronisation Network (GDSN) that enables the exchange of standardised product information between trading partners in the supply chain. It is based on GS1 standards and provides a platform for businesses to share accurate and up-to-date product data, such as product codes, descriptions, and prices.
The Global Location Number (GLN) is part of the GS1 systems of standards. It is a simple method used to identify a location and can identify locations uniquely where required. The GS1 Identification Key is used to identify physical locations or legal entities
GTIN and GLN administrative authority
Global Trade Item Number (GTIN) is an identifier for trade items developed by GS1 (comprising among others of the former EAN International and Uniform Code Council)
Is the result of layering the Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) on top of the SSL/TLS protocol, thus adding the security capabilities of SSL/TLS to standard HTTP communications
A connection of 2 peer services for exchange of EDI messages
Master Data Management (MDM) comprises the processes, governance, policies, standards and tools that consistently define and manage the critical data of an organisation to provide a single point of reference
The National Associated Retail Traders of Australia: EDI translation facility and hub
National Product Catalogue. For the Health Sector only
Optical Character Recognition. For the capture and formatting of text in text searchable system generated PDFs
Per Calendar Month
The Pacific Commerce Exchange: EDI translation facility and hub
The Pacific Health Exchange: EDI translation facility and hub
Purchase Order Response. To confirm that the contents of a PO are valid
Secure File Transfer Protocol
Timber & Hardware Exchange: EDI translation facility and hub
User Acceptance Testing
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