Key highlights

Certified containers

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IBM Certified Containers for IBM Sterling B2B Integrator are enterprise-grade, security-rich product editions with integrated common software services for consistent-deployment lifecycle management, including easy install and configure options, management of upgrade and roll-back, scalability, and security.

High-availability communications and disaster recovery

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IBM Sterling Global Mailbox helps companies address demands for high-availability operations and redundancy with a robust and reliable data storage solution available across geographically distributed locations. The solution supports active-active communications for disruption resiliency and disaster recovery in near real time. IBM Sterling Global Mailbox is available for IBM Sterling B2B Integrator and IBM Sterling File Gateway, and is designed to work with IBM Sterling Control Center.

Communications protocol support

An extensive set of communication protocols are supported out-of-box including web services, S/FTP/S client and server, HTTP/S, SMTP, Applicability Statement (AS1-AS4), RosettaNet, WebDAV and Zengin TCP/IP, plus SSL, SSH and others — so you never have to say "no" to an on-boarding request.

Centralized onboarding

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While B2B Integrator can onboard trading partners, IBM Sterling Partner Engagement Manager works in conjunction with B2B Integrator to help centralize onboarding across RESTful API-enabled applications. Self-service onboarding for partners and line-of-business staff ends reliance on IT, while a "local" feature allows the storage of sensitive partner data behind your firewall.