Service Order via Electronic Data Interchange
Types of Changes:
The following disclosure, which relates to provision of Operations Support Systems to interconnecting carriers, was inadvertently omitted in Bell Atlantic's December 13, 1996 posting:
Bell Atlantic's EDI process provides Local Service Providers (LSPs) with a mechanized ordering interface. EDI offers a standard national format under ANSI X.12 to convey all the necessary data elementsto complete of the service order.
EDI processing provides for a functional acknowledgment to confirm receipt of documents and a firm order confirmationwhich contains to provide application acknowledgments or application errors.
For technical information and security requirements, please refer to the following document:
Bell Atlantic EDI Project Handbook
Contact #: See contact information below
Date changes are to occur:
The target deployment date for the above product offering is January 1, 1997. To confirm the scheduled deployment date, please contact the individual listed below.
EDI ordering will be available throughout the Bell Atlantic Region.
For more information regarding technical information, contact:
Carl F. Larson, Manager
IS Corp - EDI
13100 Columbia Pike, A23
Silver Spring, MD 20904