Buy or build your EDI solution?
Which strategy is better for your business?
Microsoft Dynamics customers have many options when it comes to EDI or XML integration solutions. However, building or purchasing custom code executed within Dynamics for EDI should be carefully evaluated against a commercial EDI package solution that can offer all of the common integration touch points that EDI users need.
One-off custom integration and “embedded” Dynamics solutions can hold many pitfalls, beginning with unanticipated costs and ongoing support challenges: