Ports, AS2 and Acknowledgements        Chapter 5 

The actual receipt and delivery of files is central to any solution. The most common approaches to receiving and sending data within the EDI Health Care space include SFTP, encrypted data over standard FTP, and secure communications over AS2. SFTP is a simple custom adapter setup and configuration. Dealing with encrypting and decrypting data over FTP requires custom code. Configuring AS2 for direct party-to-party communication requires certificates and complex configurations within BizTalk. This chapter details the set up and configuration for each of these methods, as well as how to successfully deliver various forms of EDI acknowledgements.


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