Outbound Message Flows

An outbound message flow receives application messages from the backend, transforms the messages to the format your partner supports, and then forwards the messages to your partner.

The following diagram shows the components of an outbound message flow:

Outbound message flow
Setting Description Supported Formats or Protocols

Receiving endpoint

Endpoint where the host receives transmissions from the backend

  • FTP

  • HTTP

  • HTTPS

  • SFTP

Source message type

Message type of the message received from the backend

  • JSON

  • XML

Transform

DataWeave map used to transform the JSON or XML formats to EDIFACT or X12

N/A

Target message type

Message type to which to transform the input message

  • EDIFACT

  • JSON

  • X12

  • XML

Target endpoint

Partner endpoint to which to send the transformed message

  • AS2

  • FTP

  • HTTP

  • HTTPS

  • SFTP

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