OpenText™ Business Network is a portfolio of solutions to manage data capture, integration, security and exchange. Provided on the modern OpenText Cloud architecture, Business Network solutions establish a digital backbone of connectivity, collaboration and business intelligence. Business Network combines industry leading technology, expert people and proven processes to enable customers to focus on their core business, not data and integration complexity.
What's new in Business Network Cloud?
Richer supply chain insights
OpenText™ Trading Grid™ Analytics is enhanced with long-term transaction volume and trading partner trend dashboards for greater business insight. Charts in Trading Grid Analytics are now fully interactive to drill into and help resolve specific issues before they lead to broader business disruptions. New KPIs on file errors help identify troublesome trading partners and deliver improved usability with custom filters and groupings.
Mid-market order management
EP6 marks the launch of OpenText™ Freeway Cloud in the U.S., an easy and affordable customer order management solution for mid-market companies. Requiring no technical EDI expertise, Freeway Cloud includes an extensive library of pre-built partner kits for fast customer trading partner setup as well as features to improve business efficiencies, such as PO to invoice flip, cross-dock, drop-ship and pick-pack automation.
User experience enhancements
OpenText™ Active Orders and OpenText™ Active Invoices with Compliance receives a major facelift in EP6, including innovations in user experience to enhance productivity and help drive team efficiency to new levels. New capabilities include enhanced search, personalized homepage configuration, priority action task identification, order details listing and search, context-sensitive menus, breadcrumb navigation and improved error notification.
B2B gateway software
OpenText™ BizManager™ 16.6 delivers improved flexibility and increased performance. New protocol support, including AS4, Ryutsu BMS and Zengin, provides more integration options for regional markets. The latest release supports RESTful web services and enables customers to translate files of any size. A new human-readable document viewer provides logical document layouts for non-technical business users.
Digital fax workflow and audit
The latest release of OpenText™ RightFax™ introduces client workflows to improve fax processing time. User avatars and associated visual history records improve fax audit functions and a fully-functional administrative web portal delivers anytime, anywhere access to jobs, reports and other administrative tasks.
Cloud fax analytics
EP6 offers enhanced analytics for OpenText™ Fax2Mail and OpenText™ Notifications, including fax delivery time reporting and new dashboard views on partial deliveries to help drive streamlined processes and improved constituent engagement.
SMS European data sovereignty compliance
OpenText Notifications now supports European data sovereignty for SMS messages. The service broadens the reach of Notifications to global constituents, while fully complying with regional data storage and protection requirements.
Intelligent data integration
OpenText™ Contivo accelerates the automation of data mapping specification report generation for data integration and data management for quicker and accurate turnaround of data transformation and trading partner onboarding projects. It strengthens collaboration with customers and improves speed to market and time to revenue.
Security with data tokenization
EP6 introduces data tokenization solutions for expanded data security through the integration of Liaison technology. Data tokenization also enables customers to leverage protected data for visibility and intelligence services, without exposing sensitive information to unauthorized systems or people.
Direct connection management
OpenText™ Trading Grid™ simplifies and expands connectivity to trading partners even further by outsourcing SFTP and FTPS direct connections, in addition to AS2, AS3 and OFTP. The service gives customers the control they seek with direct connections and the visibility to monitor all transactions among both direct and network-connected trading partners.
EP6 continues to expand capabilities for customers and their trading partners to self-provision their connections and integrations to Trading Grid and Active Applications. A new self-validation web portal for OpenText™ Email2EDI and OpenText™ Fax2EDI enables users to view, validate and edit OCR-converted documents in the system for improved quality and speed.