Compiled By Deborah Austin Consumer goods manufacturers, distributors and retailers can get a free simulation of UCCnet and a free trial of an IPNet data exchange solution for needed functionality. The offer -- from UCCnet, a tax-exempt neutral organization providing standards-based item registration and data synchronization for e-commerce, and supply-chain connectivity provider/UCCnet alliance partner IPNet Solutions Inc., Newport Beach, Calif. -- includes free trial of:
- IPNet BizManager BizConnect, an Internet EDI (electronic data interchange) solution for exchanging business documents and sending/receiving data to and from UCCnet.
- IPNet MapPack for UCCnet, which converts product information files to the required XML (extensible markup language) format.
- Simulation of "Item Add" and "Item Delete" in the UCCnet GLOBALregistry, a repository containing product and partner information (test environment only).