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RosettaNet PIPs

Configuring a PIP type for a partner means specifying a Name and Process Code.

Get Started

  1. Start APM. The Transaction Monitoring Page appears.

  2. In the left-hand navigation pane, click Partner Configuration. The Partner Configuration Page appears.

    To edit or add settings for your company, in the Name table, click the name of your company.

    To edit or add settings for an existing trading partner, in the Name table, click the name of the partner.

  3. In the CONFIGURATION section of the left-hand navigation pane on the Company Information Page, click RosettaNet PIPs.

    The RosettaNet PIPs Page appears.

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Figure 1. RosettaNet PIPs Page
  1. From this page, you can:

Edit an Existing PIP

  1. On the RosettaNet PIPs Page, click the PIP you want to edit.

    The Existing PIP Page appears.

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Figure 2. Existing PIP Page
  1. Edit settings as appropriate.
    For information about editing specific settings, see Add a New PIP.

Changing the values for Name or Process Code may disrupt processes that refer to the existing values.

Add a New PIP

  1. Click New. The PIP page appears. The PIP Page appears.

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Figure 3. PIP Page

Enter settings as appropriate.

Setting Description

Name

Name for this PIP type

Required

Yes

Default

Auto-populates based on the following values:

If you choose to change the default, then subsequently want to revert to it, click Auto Fill.

PIP Code

Required?

No

Default

None

Process Code

Required?

Yes

Default

None

Transaction Code

Required?

Yes

Default

None

Activity Identifier

Required?

Yes

Default

None

Retry Count

Required?

No

Default

None

Checkboxes

Require Sync

Check this box to specify that the message exchange is to be completed synchronously.

Require Async

Check this box to specify that the message exchange is to be completed asynchronously.

One-PIP

Check this box if the transaction with which this PIP is associated proceed only from Partner A to Partner B only, as opposed to from both Partner A to Partner B and from Partner B to Partner A.

An initiator of a synchronous single-action PIP must specify that the message exchange is to be completed synchronously.

Initiator Action

Setting Description

Document Definition

To select a document definition, click the box, then choose from the Pick a Document popup window.

Initiator Action Code

Required

Yes

Default

None

Initiator Partner Role

Required

Yes

Default

None

Initiator Service Code

Required

Yes

Default

None

Initiator Time to Acknowledge

Required

Yes

Valid Values

Numbers

Default

None

Checkboxes

Initiator Require Signed Action

Check this box if you want to require that the receiver or a message respond with a business action message that is, a message of a business nature, such as a purchase order.

Initiator Require Signed Acknowledge

Check this box if you want to require that the receive of a message respond with an acknowledgement (or signal message) of message receipt.