Smoother transactions for better business.
- An outsourced, managed and automated B2B e-commerce service for smoother and more effective inter-business operations.
- Integration of your different systems with those of your customers, helps you achieve your business goals efficiently.
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What is Trading Bridge?
Trading Bridge is a business-to-business e-commerce service that supports the automated and integrated exchange of transactions through standardised message formatting between and within businesses, enabling the facilitation of managed information flows to support supply chain excellence.
It further manages transaction flows between trading partners in a guaranteed, auditable and secure manner. Trading Bridge helps you move beyond simple EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) to get enhanced transaction flows using the latest architectures associated with SaaS (Software as a Service) and cloud computing services.
Why should I get Trading Bridge?
The size of your company doesn’t matter
With our specially-developed Trading Gateway, even the smallest company can be part of the information chain using just a web browser.
Efficient transaction services
For both operational efficiency and strategic decision making, we ensure that business transactions reach their destinations - accurately and on time.
Flexible plans to suit your needs
Manage a single connection with a single format rather than establishing multiple connections from your ERP system to others.
Consolidation and reduction of IT costs
Trading Bridge provides a cost-effective, single and consistent interface as well as point of contact to reach an extended trading community.
Manages data transactions and files, and allows switching from any communication protocol to any file format mapping.
Trading Bridge offers agility in time to market, while electronic data exchange expertise provide the benefit of transacting electronically.
How much will Trading Bridge cost?
Our usage based model also allows you to decide how you’re going to use the service and how much you want to pay. A once-off set-up fee for onboading is applicable. Thereafter, you will only be charged a monthly usage fee based on the selected components of your solution.
To find out how much a tailored Trading Bridge solution will cost, let our product experts talk you through it.
Here’s how we are adding value
Tailored and comprehensive solutions
We work closely with our clients to identify issues and concerns in order to develop solutions that are cost-effective and supportive of their specific needs within their supply chains.
Highly-skilled team of business experts
The team is skilled in the development of portals that help smaller companies participate in complex supply chains without the need for expensive technology and resources.
Overcoming technical barriers
We overcome inhibitors to electronic trading by isolating and insulating businesses from technical barriers such as different systems, communications methods and data standards.
One seamless, secure network across your organisation
- Seamlessly integrate all your networking solutions, including inter-branch connectivity and voice services as well as access to hosted services and applications in the Vodacom Data Centre
- Get total network connectivity on one integrated platform
Empower your business via controlle access
- Interact with suppliers, customers and peers in a private environment
- Provide selected stakeholders with secure access to your network applications
- Improve your business operations to offer better service and satisfaction to your customers
Prioritise your traffic
- Use the VPN network to handle and distinguish between high-priority traffic and less time-sensitive traffic
- Prioritise applications such as voice and multimedia, stock data updates and regular bulk data backup based on the importance
- Save time for your business with rapid provisioning and deployment of VPN
- Get the best protection for your data through
- Full proactive monitoring and surveillance of your network
- Powerful security features
Guaranteed and reliable service
- Get reliable and assured service backed by comprehensive SLAs (Service Level Agreements)
Choice of speeds based on your business needs
- Choose bandwidth speeds that match your business requirement
- Select the most suitable service class and performance level for data, voice and video applications
- Get worldwide coverage and global networking power with our robust infrastructure
- Collaborate remotely all over the world, without having to worry about security
- Save on infrastructure expenses
- Collaborate cost-effectively between remote sites through seamless business continuity
- Free up human resources
Enhanced network control
- Experience proactive reporting and management to enhances your networking control
- Get fully manageable connectivity between your business branches and sites
Interested in Trading Bridge?
Benefit from our current partner reach and full integration between trading partners in order to provide your organisation with an effective and flexible business-to-business electronic commerce solution.