Product data exchange and sharing is complex and existing solutions are not totally satisfying
Traditional interface designs use a point-to-point interface whereby each information system directly interacts with each other system. The point-to-point integration strategy does not scale well as new interfaces are required every time a new system needs to be integrated.
Managers and IT have understood the value of using a canonical model as a neutral data format to facilitate product data integration. When each system is able to process the ...