Now in 2001, the catchphrase is 'Collaborative Commerce', where we unite all of the elements of ERP, CRM, E-Procurement, and SCM into one coherent system within and between organizations. This is the stuff system integrators dream of.
component industries, and Microsoft's Biztalk Framework , as well as standards being formed through a joint project of the United Nations body for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Business and the Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Systems ( OASIS ; www.ebxml.org ). Still, XML is not the simple solution. User Recommendations Don't expect pure C-Commerce anytime soon. There are too many vendors, too many point solutions, too many protocols, and too much old-style thinking that