What is Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Software?

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Software involves the secure sending of business information and file transmission through a standardized format.

EDI software is typically used for the transfer of business documents within companies or between two or more business partners to simplify communications or information transfers.

Such tools are often used together with a data integration platform that collects data from multiple sources or in the cloud.

EDI software may, in some cases, replace email, fax, and physical mail as a means of communication of in the case of certain document transfers.