One of your customers called and wants to electronically send purchase orders and receive invoices. You need an easy, inexpensive solution that can accomodate this and any future growth. Here are the options:
A web-based application that can be setup in minutes. This will allow you to accept your partner's orders and input your invoice data. One-time setup fee of $950. All communication and document setups included for the trading partner. Minor transaction charge.
Software installed on your premises that provides all of the communication options (AS/2, VAN, FTP, SMTP) and processing requirements for all of the documents. A one-time price of $4,850 for all the software which includes the setup of the partner's documents, training for your staff, and all testing. No transaction charges.