Sterling B2Bi Data Mapping and EDI Processing (X12) (6F151G)


This course with lab introduces students to the Sterling B2B Integrator Map Editor, mapping, the Graphical Process Modeler, and inbound and outbound business processes. During the hands-on exercises, the students create maps and business processes, setup envelopes and adapters to process data to trade with the trading partners. 


Students should have a fundamental knowledge of Sterling B2B Integrator and Electronic Data Exchange (EDI) documents.




After completing this course, students should be able to:

  • Describe the Sterling B2B Integrator and Map Editor
  • Navigate the Map Editor
  • Create an Inbound 850, an Outbound 810, a system header, and an 856 Map
  • Administer maps in Sterling B2B Integrator
  • Create inbound and outbound business processes
  • List various methods to view the business process results
  • Create and analyze the acknowledgment maps
  • Search for EDI documents and correlations
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Course Outline

Day One

Lesson 1:

  • Lesson 1: Introduction
  • Lesson 1 Exercises

Lesson 2: 

  • Lesson 2.1: Inbound Maps
  • Lesson 2.1 Exercises
  • Lesson 2.2: Administering Maps
  • Lesson 2.2 Exercises
  • Lesson 2.3: Inbound Business Processes
  • Lesson 2.3 Exercises

Lesson 3:

  • Lesson 3.1: Outbound Maps
  • Lesson 3.1 Exercises
  • Lesson 3.2: Document Extraction Maps
  • Lesson 3.2 Exercises
  • Lesson 3.3: Outbound Business Processes
  • Lesson 3.3 Exercises
  • Lesson 3.4: Advance Shipment Notices

Lesson 4: 

  • Lesson 4: Case Study, Outbound 856 Map
  • Lesson 4 Exercises