Sunaptic becomes Covast EDI Partner for Western Canada
Vancouver – February 14 2003 – Sunaptic Solutions, a leading
mid-market solutions provider for business partner integration has signed a partnership
agreement with Covast Corporation, a provider of integration software that enables
secure connectivity to the Internet and e-trading partners. The Covast solution
delivers complex EDI functionality within the Microsoft BizTalk Server environment,
allowing businesses to use BizTalk as their central EDI gateway to link internal
applications and external trading partner relationships.
“EDI is becoming more and more an issue for businesses of all sizes as
companies look for ways to automate their supply and demand chains”, states
Mike Hilton, President of Sunaptic Solutions, “Both Covast and Sunaptic
have an excellent relationship with Microsoft and have demonstrated themselves
as experts in business partner integration involving Microsoft BizTalk Server,
so a partnership between us is a logical step.”
Sunaptic will provide design, development and deployment services for Covast’s
EDI Accelerator for BizTalk Server in Western Canada, assisting small and medium
sized companies in the implementation of open and robust EDI solutions, helping
them to develop automated business partner relationships with suppliers and
customers and dramatically reducing the transaction costs of those relationships.
Covast provides the only integrated EDI solution for the BizTalk Server environment.
The combination of Microsoft BizTalk Server and the Covast EDI Accelerator delivers
the ultimate B2B solution - enabling companies to easily integrate their EDI
infrastructures with internal applications and providing a gateway for connecting
trading communities. With European headquarters in the Netherlands and U.S.
headquarters in Atlanta, Covast has strategic relationships with partners and
customers including Microsoft, HP, Akzo Nobel, Grampian Foods, SMI Steel and
Oldcastle. For more information, visit www.covast.com.
Sunaptic Solutions is a specialist in the area of customer and supplier integration
using Microsoft technologies such as .NET and BizTalk Server. By analyzing,
developing and deploying solutions which help improve business relationships
and processes while producing measurable and real ROI over a short period of
time, Sunaptic has helped an ever growing number of customers realize the real
benefits of e-Business. For more information on how Sunaptic can help you realize
these benefits please email firstname.lastname@example.org,
call (604) 543-9093 or visit www.sunaptic.com.# # #