Overlap with ERP vs Handshake with ERP
Notional redundancy of one-account-template
One account template offers same scope for every subscriber. So some may question on whether they need everything or not. What may seemingly appear as an overlap with functionalities already deployed by enterprise systems is critical to achieve true multiparty value chain automation. The 1AT is an outcome of extensive design studies and to accomplish network-wide congruence.
Shared workflows need common context
Without a common point of reference, it is unviable to build a framework for process standardization while simultaneously offering intra-enterprise flexibility.
Real time data needs common context
If data reporting, collation, processing and reprocessing has to stop, and real time data has to be furnished, then transactional records need to be the instantaneous source of data.