Zenbridge, The EDI-as-API Platform

EDI vs API for B2B Integration

Save your organization from EDI nightmares. Use our API platform to send & receive EDI. Our API Platform brings in speed, accuracy, transparency and omni-channel presence.


Save your organization from EDI nightmares by leveraging integrated API platform. The whitepaper discusses the advantages of using API as opposed to EDI for integrations. Read on.

EDI vs API Comparison

Ease of integrationComplex and slowEasy and fast
Learning curveLongShort
Realtime validationsNot possiblePossible
Ability to build custom solutionsDifficultEasy
Expertise/Talent poolSmallLarge

Why EDI-as-API ?

APIs are far easier to deal with, and that's the contrarian truth.

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    Faster onboarding & better control.

    You can set up integrations in a few days as opposed to weeks or months. API eliminates the need to understand the whole world of EDI Technology.

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    Realtime validation for 100% compliance

    Our API for EDI can validate non-compliance in real time. This means better compliance and elimination of chargebacks. That’s something EDIs can’t do in real-time.

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    Focus on your business problems

    Our API eliminates the need for EDI technology expertise & EDI infrastructure. Your team can focus on your primary business problems instead of being overrun by EDI headaches.

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    Greater visibility

    Our API for EDI lets you integrate EDI data with your reports, KPI, ERP easily. Getting information out of a traditional EDI system is painful.

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    API for all major EDI standards

    Our API covers both ANSI X12 and EDIFACT. No matter what your primary industry is, & where your partners are you can send & receive EDI using our API.

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    All documents, all versions

    We are the only platform that has API for all versions & EDI documents of both X12 & EDIFACT.

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    Support for JSON & XML

    Our API supports both JSON and XML. Get EDI data delivered in the format of your choice.

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    Eliminate need for EDI expertise

    API is the most commonly available developer skill set while EDI is one of the rarest. Leverage your existing API skills, toolset & infrastructure.

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With our APIs we are challenging the status quo with EDI integrations. They don’t have to be slow, frustrating & costly, Take action now by scheduling a demo with us.

Our Customers

We are on a mission to make Integrations easy

We worked with several other large providers and they could not make it happen. Zenbridge gets it done and has made our ordering and accounting process much more efficient

Erik R. Lieberman

President, USFoodImports LLC


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