Inbound Processing Overview

The inbound process converts an EDIFACT formatted document to an XML document.

In a basic message flow, inbound processing consists of the following components and steps. For an illustration of the components available in the construction of a message flow, see Using a Channel to Construct a Message Flow. You will define the components in the configuration instructions in Sample Configuration for Inbound Processing: EDIFACT to XML.





Outlets define how messages leave a channel at the end of a process. In our basic sample channel, two outlets are configured: