Learn about Common EDI Transactions

EDI transactions are used by business trading partners to exchange documents in a standardized format, allowing for automation and streamlining of purchase orders, invoices, acknowledgements, payments and more. 

Learn about Common EDI Transactions

EDI 997 - Functional Acknowledgment Specifications

What is an EDI 997 Functional Acknowledgment Specifications?

The EDI 997 Functional Acknowledgment Specifications is sent as a response to other EDI transactions received .

An EDI 997 serves as a receipt to acknowledge that an EDI transaction, or a series of transactions, was successfully transmitted and received by the receiving trading partner. 

How is an EDI 997 Functional Acknowledgment Specifications used?

An EDI 997 Functional Acknowledgment serves as a receipt from the receiving trading partner in response to a transaction sent by sending trading partner.

It is important to note that when an EDI 997 is sent, it is only a notification to the sender that the original transaction arrived and was processed accordingly. It is does not give any indication that the receiving trading partner agreed to the contents of the original transaction.

Modern EDI Services with Cleo

With Cleo, you can choose the EDI Services package that best fits your business.

You can create and deploy your own integrations using Cleo's intuitive, self-service design platform. You can utilize Cleo's EDI managed services team and take advantage of 900 person-years of experience to design and build your integrations. Or you can blend our EDI expertise and your business knowledge together in any manner that suits your use case. 

The choice is yours.

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