Trubiquity Becomes Member of E-Invoicing Alliance Germany
Trubiquity joins the E-Invoicing Alliance Germany (VeR) to drive standardization, security and simplification of electronic invoice exchange in business-to-business communications.
Troy, MI, USA – January 15th, 2013
Trubiquity, a leading global provider of MFT (managed file transfer), process automation and integration software solutions, is a new member of the E-Invoicing Alliance Germany (VeR Verband elektronische Rechnung e.V.). The VeR draws on the expertise of its membership consisting of solution providers for electronic invoice exchange as well as consulting firms and companies using e-invoicing in business communications.
The association is a platform and interest group and pursues the following key objectives on behalf of its membership:
- Increasing acceptance, market transparency, and security for e-Invoicing
- Standardization and simplification of e-Invoicing
- Definition of quality standards for participating companies (technical, topic-related, legal, operational) and the compliance of these standards
- National and international representation of interests
- Cooperation with various associations and interest groups
Based on these activities, the aim is to have 40 % of B2B invoices in Germany sent electronically by 2015.
By joining the VeR, Trubiquity expands its active engagement in national and international standardization bodies and organizations, including EDIFICE, ECR, CFB, GS1, VDA, Odette. Peter Thurner, Managing Director of Trubiquity GmbH, states: “E-invoicing is increasingly important to businesses recognizing the benefits and the potential savings of electronic invoices in business-to-business document exchange. Trubiquity’s involvement with the E-Invoicing Alliance Germany allows us to share our expertise providing companies with technical information, cost advantages, compliance and quality standards critical in the implementation of e-invoicing projects.”
Trubiquity is a leading global provider of MFT (managed file transfer), process automation and integration solutions for 6,500 companies with 60,000 users in the automotive, aerospace, manufacturing, retail, finance, healthcare and consumer goods industries. For more than 25 years, Trubiquity solutions have helped world class companies and partners better communicate, collaborate, integrate and automate business critical data ensuring security and compliance with rigorous international standards. Trubiquity is headquartered in Troy, Michigan, USA with international offices in Germany and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit http://www.trubiquity.com.
About E-Invoicing Alliance Germany (VeR)
The E-Invoicing Alliance Germany (VeR Verband elektronische Rechnung e.V.), based in Munich, Germany, represents the interests of service providers and consulting firms for electronic invoice exchange as well as of companies using e-Invoicing. The alliance aims to establish e-Invoicing as a standard, so that businesses of all sizes can easily and securely participate in electronic invoice exchange. The alliance provides the latest information about all technical and legal issues related to e-Invoicing. In addition, the E-Invoicing Alliance Germany is committed to simplifying electronic invoice exchange at the international level. For more information, visit www.e-invoice-alliance.com.