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You know how hard it is to meet the demands of your IT organization. This is a strategy to free up your IT staff of 15% of their work week, managing, maintaining, and updating your EDI translator system.

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  • You know how hard it is to meet all the demands for IT resources. And, you know how much of your staff time is consumed on routine, but important tasks and processes. There is a strategy to free your IT staff from a work load consuming over 15% of their workweek … managing, maintaining and updating your translator-based EDI system.
  • Executive direction overrides many conflicting requests and the realities and requirements of day to day operations. Smart Managers must devise a strategy to meet operating requirements AND align with executive mandates.
  • The user departments responsible for revenue growth and business efficiency demand new solutions for new problems and IT specialists who can deliver projects needed to maintain and increase revenue.
  • There is one sign t your “Business AS Usua”l Attitude towards EDI is out of sync with your business requirements
  • Another sign your resources are not aligned with business objectives and budget realities. You devote a lot of time and attention to put out fires, grease squeaky –wheels, and commit IT skills and talent needed to support revenue growth and business efficiency. An EDI initiative typically consumes 15% of IT staff resources with a long list of routine, yet potentially complex tasks that MUST be conducted, daily, to assure timely and accurate orders, shipments, payments, and, of course, maintaining customer satisfaction : Release resources now committed to: May not get this in: These include: Communications support Building and maintaining EDI maps Partner on boarding Customer changes and demands Custom code for application and process Interface mapping Maintenance of dynamic EDI relationships and dependencies resolving syntax errors Supporting end user departments
  • Untapped resources- the IT Staff and $ committed to the routine and complex daily tasks of EDI Can you accomplish these objectives without disruption of your IT staff and operations? The Managed EDI Services Strategy allows you to outsource the day-to-day operation of your EDI program, while maintaining full control your mission critical transactions, and freeing up IT resources for strategic and revenue enhancing projects.
  • . Today, every business is faced with cost-containment pressures. IT resources are scarce DB Global Services’ approach is to assign an experienced team of EDI specialists, with sound, proven technologies, deployed on our secure servers. The result is a seamless business-to-business collaboration platform tuned to your business objectives and budget realities
  • DB Global Services can be reached on the web at: www. dbglobalservices.com Via email or by phone at: 201 425 8300
  • EDI Success

    1. 1. EDI Success A Business Strategy to Support Growth and Opportunity
    2. 2. CIO Priorities Drive Most Decisions <ul><li>CIO Priorities* </li></ul><ul><li>Business Productivity </li></ul><ul><li>Business Process Efficiency </li></ul><ul><li>IT & Business Alignment </li></ul><ul><li>Business Agility </li></ul><ul><li>IT Cost Reduction </li></ul><ul><li>IT Reliability and Efficiency </li></ul><ul><li>IT Strategic Planning </li></ul><ul><li>Revenue Generating IT Projects </li></ul><ul><li>IT Innovation </li></ul><ul><li>CIO Leadership </li></ul>* 2009 Study, Symposium for Information Management
    3. 3. What Do Line-of-Business Managers Want from IT? <ul><li>Deliver More High Business Value Projects </li></ul><ul><li>Make IT More Dependable </li></ul><ul><li>Understand the Business Better </li></ul><ul><li>Speed Up Project Delivery </li></ul>
    4. 4. The First Sign of Short Term Thinking
    5. 5. The Problem Trying to do everything in-house creates a situation most companies can not manage . <ul><li>The Result </li></ul><ul><li>Strategic Projects Delayed </li></ul><ul><li>Slow Response to Customers </li></ul><ul><li>No Resources for Innovation </li></ul><ul><li>Management by Crisis </li></ul>Squeaky-Wheel Priorities
    6. 6. Why Outsource a Critical Business Process? <ul><li>Support for all Formats, and Protocols </li></ul><ul><li>Expertise to Manage Partners </li></ul><ul><li>Depth of EDI Expertise </li></ul><ul><li>Secure, Redundant Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Visibility into All Processes </li></ul><ul><li>Governance </li></ul><ul><li>Insured Compliance </li></ul><ul><li>Predictable, Known Costs </li></ul><ul><li>Resources to Link Internal and </li></ul><ul><li>Partner-facing Systems </li></ul>
    7. 7. Why You Should Consider DB Global Services <ul><li>Powerful, Hosted Infrastructure </li></ul><ul><li>Modern B2B Technology </li></ul><ul><li>Skilled EDI Professionals </li></ul><ul><li>Rapid Response to New Demands </li></ul><ul><li>Back-end Integration </li></ul><ul><li>VAN included in Service </li></ul><ul><li>Service Level Protection </li></ul><ul><li>Better Results, Lower EDI Costs </li></ul>
    8. 8. DB Global Services 795 Franklin Ave. Building A - 2nd Floor | Franklin Lakes | NJ 07417 | USA Phone: 201-425-8300 Email: [email_address] www.DBGlobalServices.com