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In the age of APIs why do 2 million companies interact via B2B networks? (Hint: “B2B Tower of Bable”)

by Benoit Lheureux  |  August 25, 2015

While doing primary research in preparation for our soon-to-be published Market Guide for Integration Brokerage I’ve discovered that over 2 million companies (growing, fast) world-wide connect and interact electronically with...

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1,000 Gartner Clients Served (!)

by Benoit Lheureux  |  July 11, 2012

Yesterday I completed a call on the topic of EDI and B2B integration with a client and coincidentally also achieved a professional milestone: the client, La-Z-Boy Inc. (named with permission...

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Are Nine Solution Patterns for Integration Brokerage Enough?

by Benoit Lheureux  |  March 13, 2012

When is enough, enough? Yesterday I published research that enumerates and describes nine different integration brokerage  (IB) solution patterns -- Integration Brokerage Solution Patterns Address Many Integration Problems (subscription required)....

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Cloud: Proceed With Caution — Brokerages Can Help

by Benoit Lheureux  |  June 20, 2011

July 19th update -- updated below with reference to 2nd of two CSB case studies, on Mohawk - bjl June 28th update -- updated below with reference to 1st of...

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How Many SaaS Apps – and Trading Partners -- Are YOU Integrating?

by Benoit Lheureux  |  January 31, 2011

I have been having more discussions with clients lately about integrating SaaS functionality from multiple providers. One recently described integrating five different SaaS applications. Many IT-savvy clients leverage a combination...

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