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||Wednesday, November 18, 2015
||Sign In 5:15 PM
||Using Your EDI Translator for More
than Just EDI
||Kristen Kearns, Aurora Technologies
Surf & Turf, steak and baked stuffed shrimp, served with
baked potato and vegetable, or Vegetable Biryani, a blend of
spices, herbs, cashews, raisins, peas and basmati rice,
served with raita. (Vegetarian). Also
included are appetizers, salad, dessert, and coffee/tea.
Cost: NEMUG Members $30, Guests $40, Students $10. Make
check payable to: NEMUG. Mail to Aurora Technologies, C/O
NEMUG, 5 Old Nasonville Road, Harrisville, RI 02830 or register on the NEMUG web site, wwwnemug.com
and pay at the door.
R.S.V.P. to Aurora Technologies. Register on the web,
www.nemug.com, or e-mail
We must receive your reply no later than Friday, November 13, 2015.
**No shows will be billed, unless cancellation is received by
Tuesday, November 17, 2015.
Using Your Edi Translator for More than Just EDI
Why Use Your EDI Translator for More Than Just
EDI? It is a powerful data transformation tool and you have probably
built strong edits to check the data it passes to/from your ERP
system. You have probably automated the EDI processes as well making
it a very efficient and time saving process. Why not use your
current translator to do more after you fully evaluate what it can
do? Do you even know how many employees are manually extracting data
from your ERP system and sending it to customers or vendors? Are
customers/vendors/government agencies asking for data in a multitude
Kristen Kearns is the Manager of EDI Services at Aurora
Technologies/EDI Support. She has been working with EDI at Aurora
for over 20 years and helping companies with EDI/ERP Integration.
For “fun” Kristen is part of a local theater company and acts in
numerous plays, recently taking the lead in a murder mystery.
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Many Thanks to these Member Companies
for Supporting NEMUG this Year!
Cape Cod Bay Systems
JH Lynch & Sons
The Moore Company
Message from the President
For our October meeting we had Steve Fier come up and deliver a
well-received, nicely delivered presentation on the enhancements
and benefits of moving to IBM’s OS 7.2 for the i. We had a great
meeting…Thanks Steve…see you in the future….
For our November meeting Kristen Kearns of, Aurora Technologies,
is going to show us what we don’t know about our EDI translators
with her session Using Your EDI Translator for More Than Just
EDI. Seems there’s a whole lot of capabilities built into
translators that most of us just don’t use. That being said,
here are some points that Kristen will discuss:
Why Use Your EDI Translator for More Than Just EDI?
Why not use your current translator after you fully evaluate
what it can do?
Do you even know how many employees are extracting data and
sending it to customers or vendors?
Are customers/vendors/government agencies asking for data in a
multitude of formats?
Kristen is the Manager of EDI Services at Aurora
Technologies/EDI Support. She has been working with EDI for over
20 years and helping companies with ERP Integration. Here’s some
of the technologies she deals with: IBM iSeries, Inovis
TrustedLink iSeries product, Liaison/Softshare Delta, Liaison/Softshare
ECS, Extol EDI SQL, the RPG, FTP, CL, Aldon Change Management
Software, APLUS (Infor), PKMS ERP, TL Ashford label software,
AS2 communications, MarkMagic Label software, Hawkeye….wow, she
Come to our meeting to meet Kristen…and learn from her…..
May The Force be with us…
Dick Ferrara, President, NEMUG
President, Dick Ferrara, NATCO
Vice President, Dawn Dawson, The Moore Company
Treasurer, Eileen Newell, FGX International
Secretary, Faith Lamprey, Aurora Technologies
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