extranet


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extranet

A private network that uses Internet technology and the public telecommunication system to secure a business’s information or operations with suppliers, vendors, partners, customers, or other businesses. It is an extension of an intranet with added security features.
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Nasdaq:CKCM), a leading provider of extranet solutions for collaborative commerce, has released Research Extranet version 5.
The rapid success Emerson Process Management has achieved using our product suite to manage supplier extranets and other business-critical applications is indicative of the advantages our customers enjoy.
TNS' Secure Trading Extranet is a secure and reliable network supporting Straight Through Processing between trading partners globally.
The combination of our robust back-end platforms and cutting-edge interface designs makes the Hitachi Web site and extranet a powerful resource to its customers and internal team.
We first started using Internet Integrator in 2000 to develop mobile computing applications for our sales force and found it very easy to learn and use, so it was the obvious choice for the Extranet project.
NetTracker allows IT departments to manage their Internet, intranet and extranet business channel resources as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible, by identifying where personnel and development funds should be deployed.
The CrownPeak extranet solution integrates Web publishing, authentication, database management, polling, search, calendaring, document and image repositories, brand asset and task management features and more into one, fully-featured private extranet package.
Whereas an Intranet resides behind a firewall and is accessible only to people who are members of the same company or organization, an extranet provides various levels of accessibility to outsiders.
Through the use of password-protected extranet sites, the Web can also streamline and enhance your operations with other key constituencies such as employees, suppliers and business and marketing partners.
Eventually, Holland said he wants to focus CEOLive strictly on the extranet market.
Extranet users ideally have access to company systems that reflect their involvement in the company's business such as paying invoices, placing orders, or collaborating on product designs.
30 /CNW-PRN/ - Reinforcing its leadership role in the Extranet and VPN market, Bay Networks, a Nortel Networks (NYSE: NT/TSE: NTL) business unit, today introduced its ExtraNet Profits program.