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Business Network

OpenText Business Network is a set of solutions within Enterprise Information Management (EIM) that facilitate efficient, secure, and compliant exchange of information inside and outside of organizations.

Traditional information exchange practices have long consisted of an ad hoc arrangement of fragmented systems that don’t talk to each other, increasing business costs and security risks while slowing down transactions. With business globalization, the need for greater supply chain visibility combined with increased regulatory pressure and the advent of cloud computing, means organizations are rethinking the way they exchange information, internally and with external business partners.

OpenText Business Network delivers a comprehensive product set that accelerates time to transaction. It integrates messaging and B2B Integration services such as secure mail, large file transfer, fax and EDI within a single platform – enabling any-to-any transactions. Cloud or on-premises, Business Network enables businesses to accelerate and control how information is delivered – increasing the security and reliability of sensitive or complex communications. Organizations can now execute transactions quickly, easily and with a higher level of confidence.

Business Network is redefining enterprise conversations by extending governance best practices across channels to ensure compliance and removing barriers by accelerating information sharing.

Featured Products

B2B Integration

Optimize the reliability, reach, and cost efficiency of your electronic B2B supply chain with EDI and Integration services that go beyond traditional VANs.

  • World-class EDI transaction network
  • Managed EDI services for maximum cost efficiency
  • Bridge the gap with non-EDI partners
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Secure MFT

OpenText Secure MFT is an enterprise solution for managing the secure exchange of large files inside and outside the enterprise.

  • Enterprise-level security and auditability
  • OpenText Transfer Protocol accelerates large file transfers
  • A single file transfer solution for all ad-hoc and process-based requirements
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Fax2Mail is an enterprise cloud fax service that gives users and applications the ability to send and receive faxes via email or web services.

  • Ease of use
  • No fax hardware or software to install
  • No IT management required
  • Instant scalability with no busy signals
  • Data security
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Business Needs

Extend the Power of Information with OpenText Business Network

OpenText™ Business Network solutions facilitate the efficient, secure, and compliant flow of information inside and outside the enterprise from any sender to any receiver, in any format. Business Network encompasses the entire B2B value chain, facilitating an enormous, ever increasing volume of transactional data through a host of mediums including electronic fax, file sharing, secure email, electronic data interchange (EDI), and managed file transfer.

Cutting the cost of B2B information exchange processes: Automate workflows, speed communications, and facilitate compliance, while reducing the administrative burden of B2B information exchange by moving the management of systems (fax and document distribution, data integration, file sharing, and others) to the cloud.

Increasing compliance and security of information: Extending governance policies across all information channels, such as email and file transfer, to maintain a fully transparent audit trail and manage the flow of information in a defensible manner strengthens the ability of organizations to confidently address security requirements, regulatory inquiries and litigation calls.

Enrich the impact of information: Businesses can amplify the impact of information by building efficient communication channels across the entire network to get the right information to the right person at the right time, on any device.

Efficiently sharing and managing vital high-volume data exchanges: Being able to safely and cost-efficiently manage the flow of large files through Managed File Transfer (MFT) is a source of cost savings when compared to traditional approaches like FTP.

Accelerate time-to-transaction: Organizations need to share information in order to do business. Orders, shipments, invoices, reports – utilizing a unified, consistent method for exchanging information across business channels and improves time-to-transaction — driving more business, securely.


Business Network Cloud Products

B2B Managed Services

A cost effective solution to manage your day-to-day B2B supply chain needs including: onboarding, mapping, translation, monitoring, and trading partner enablement processes.

  • Our mapping team has experience with over 200 B2B standards, across industries and countries around the world.
  • Onboard customers, distributors, suppliers, contract manufacturers, logistics providers, and financial institutions quickly.
  • Track and identify transactions easily with our document tracking service.
  • Smoothly integrate with SAP and Oracle systems via our integration experts
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B2B Integration

Optimize the reliability, reach, and cost efficiency of your electronic B2B supply chain with EDI and Integration services that go beyond traditional VANs.

  • World-class EDI transaction network
  • Managed EDI services for maximum cost efficiency
  • Bridge the gap with non-EDI partners
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Fax Solutions

Automate and integrate the exchange of business critical documents on premise or in the cloud in order to increase productivity and lower operational costs.

  • Transform paper-based operations into digital processes
  • Reduce manual labour and automate information distribution
  • Send and receive fax on premise and in the cloud
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Secure Messaging

Secure messaging and file transfer solutions to exchange sensitive business information inside and outside the firewall with air-tight security and complete audit tracking.

  • Protect business information and control access
  • Accelerate information exchange of any size
  • Ensure regulatory compliance in the cloud or on premise
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Capture and Recognition

Capture paper and electronic documents and transform them into digital content to reduce cost, speed up processes, and ensure legal compliance.

  • Turn paper documents into machine readable information
  • Integrate non-digital information with business processes
  • Control the flow of documents across your organization
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Resource Center

OpenText Release 16: The Future of Information

Embrace the digital revolution with a fully integrated Enterprise Information Management (EIM) platform.

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The OpenText Family

OpenText has welcomed a number of products into the OpenText brand family. For a complete list of previous product names that are now part of OpenText, see:

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