Telematica Instituut ebXML Demonstrator
Date: Wed, 11 Sep 2002 23:13:57 +0200 From: Maarten Steen <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Announcing the ebXML Demonstrator
The dream of most e-business visionaries is not to have to worry about technology anymore. Plug and play e-business applications. No more national frontiers, but global markets. Focus on opportunities, trading partners and new, innovative products and services.
The goal of most e-business research and development is to provide the infrastructure to realize the dream of the visionaries.
One of the major efforts is the ebXML proposition: to create a common e-business infrastructure with a coherent set of standards for messaging, core components, and processes.
Now go to: http://ebxml.demo.telin.nl/.
This demonstrator shows how ebXML works. It shows how companies will find each other, propose and complete business transactions in an automated way. During the demonstration the viewer learns about the different components in ebXML and their position in the ebXML framework. Therefore this demonstrator should rather be called an explanator.
The goal of the demonstrator is not merely to demonstrate the concepts of ebXML, but rather to demonstrate in general what infrastructure is necessary to realize the visionary dream of fully automated e-business. Moreover, it aims at provoking discussions on what business decisions and opportunities remain in this automated world, hence pinpointing the essence of future (e-)business.
The collaborative business demonstrator is a product of: